Farm Innovation Visit Scheme- Improving Efficiencies & Technologies on upland and lowland sheep farms including the use of EID, EBVs and labour efficiency

Closed 13 Sep 2022

Opened 6 Sep 2022

Overview

The FIV will investigate how the latest research in new technologies from Scottish farms can improve efficiencies on Northern Ireland Sheep farms by helping to improve livestock management, reducing costs, improving record keeping and saving time and labour.  This will involve visits to the SRUC Research farm, several technology demonstration farms as well as a veterinary research institute. This in turn has the overall aim of demonstrating how increasing business profitability can be achieved in a sustainable way.

Audiences

  • All stakeholders

Interests

  • Higher Education