Apr 24, 2012
Tuesday EWEsday: Fudge in the Field
rotate pastures every so often so not to overburden the grass. This also helps with parasites. http://sheep.osu.edu/ should be a concern when raising livestock. We have to maintain a worming regiment for our sheep to help keep them healthy and reading to start pouring all their energy into keeping those baby lambs alive and thriving inside. Farmers and Ranchers always have something to worry about!
Gestation of a sheep: 145-150 days
It is common for a ewe (female) to have 1-3 lambs at each birth
Breed: Horned Dorset