It’s a shepherd’s responsibility to know sheep’s nutrient needs and supply essential minerals to the flock. Let’s explore the topic of sheep minerals.
USDA needs your help in eradicating an untreatable neurologic disease in sheep and goats, so read more to learn about scrapie and what you can do to help.
Ruminants can be the perfect solution for many farm needs, but choosing which animals to add when is a matter of realizing your land’s needs.
As the days begin to shorten, it’s time to start thinking about the sheep breeding season all those cute spring lambs frolicking around my pasture.
Fall is a welcome break from summer's stressful conditions, so seize this opportunity to do some basic flock maintenance on your sheep to get them ready for breeding.
Katahdins are a resilient native sheep breed that do excellent on pasture, bringing benefits from yard management to meat production, milk and more!
FAMACHA can help you control worms in a sheep flock without overusing medication, and free certification courses ensure you’re scoring your animals right.
Anemia is a common health problem in ruminant animals, and the malady can quickly lead to death. Here’s how to prevent and monitor for sheep anemia.
Summer means flies around the farm, and it’s essential to keep these pests away from your flock of sheep. Here are some tips for controlling summer flies.