The lambs showed very little discomfort using the SFB process combined with a pain relief injection. Within several minutes they were back with their mums drinking and moving freely. They had no setbacks and continued to grow. There was no trouble with flies. At weaning 6 weeks later, they were 2-3kg heavier compared with previous years, and they were healthy and robust. After a fly challenging summer, none have had breech flystrike.
I look forward to getting extra buyers trying to purchase my wool.”
“I used Sheep Freeze Branding for the first time in Nov 2020 on my Ultra Fine Merino lambs. The lambs showed very little discomfort using
Sheep Freeze Branding is the application of liquid nitrogen to excess skin on the breech area of a sheep. It is a technique used to reduce the susceptibility to flystrike using a patented application system to tent the skin and apply a measured amount of liquid nitrogen to the targeted area. …