Sheep Tips

Getting ready for lambing I

Since we are on the count down to lambing I thought that I would post some information and tips to help you get ready for the big event ! Lambing is the most important time of the shepherd’s year. The sheep’s, too. So, it’s important to be prepared. Preparations include managing and feeding the sheep […]

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A sick sheep is a dead sheep

How many times have you heard,  Sheep came into this world looking for a place to die…. A sick sheep is a dead sheep… If your going to have livestock your going to have deadstock . It seems in the livestock industry sheep are always the Butt of all the jokes… range maggots, etc the […]

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Weaning Lambs

Happy  New Years  ! 2016 has been a great year, we have had healthy,  happy sheep and a very successful lambing, plenty of grass and overall just a good year ! We are only 12 hours into 2017 and we are  back at it with another  task at hand – weaning lambs. Here are a […]

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Management Tips for Parasites

November 3, 2016 and I am hearing about people struggling with  wormy Sheep. It doesn’t matter what time of the year it is in the south the Parasite battle is never evending. Here are a few things that I do to keep the problem under control. Do fecal egg counts to determination if you need to […]

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