Sheep Improvement Scheme 2023




  • Oldcastle laboratories Ltd have been granted approval by DAFM to carry Faecal Egg Samples under the 2023 Sheep Improvement Scheme.



  • The Sheep Improvement Scheme requires participants with Lowland flocks to carry out a minimum of 2 Faecal Egg Counts per annum between 1st June 2023 and 30 September 2023.



  • For Hill Flocks 1 Faecal Egg Count  must be carried out on lambs within 4 weeks post weaning, depending on farming practices this can be any time throughout the scheme year.



Click Here to Download SIS Submission Form : Sheep Improvement Scheme Submission Form 2023


  1. Call us to book the correct kit.
  2. Pay for your testing.
  3. Have your kit delivered to you door.
  4. Return and receive results within 24 – 48 hours.
  5. We will pass all the necessary details onto DAFM for you.


Call the office on (049) 8541160 to arrange your testing kit today!