Welsh Sheep 2019
Date: 21 May 2019
Glynllifon College, Clynnog Rd, Penygroes, Caernarfon, Gwynedd
Glynliffon has 400 acres of farm land and 300 acres of woodland.
The livestock consisits of 150 crossbred dairy cows which calf in the autumn. 50 suckler beef cows Stabiliser and Welsh Black outwintered since 2014 on kale.
600 commerical Lleyn ewes.
Grass and forage based sytems looking to maximise production off grass and Brassicas. Cutting silage three to four times a year.
Whole farm in Glastir Advance agri environment scheme and woodland in the Glastir woodland scheme
College farm used extensively for delveloping skills and knowledge of the new generation of Land Managers and Food Producers