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  • Sheep Gestation Calendar

    Sheep Gestation Calendar for January - March Breedings Based on 147 day Gestation Period Date of Breeding Est. Delivery Date Da...
  • Things to Consider Prior to Buying Your Show Lamb

    Four main considerations before you visit a farm to pick out your project lamb. Breeder Reputation – are they honest and trustworthy?  Will they se...
  • Showmanship Expectations

    Showmanship: Showmanship can be defined by an effective presentation of your lamb.  You are judged on your ability to: Control your lamb Present...
  • Training for Show

    Tips On Training: Time:  Spend time with your animal—clean their pen, provide them with feed and water, and they will quickly learn you are “OK” ...
  • Ideal Market Lamb Traits - What Is The Judge Looking For?

    Ideal Market Lamb  Weighs approximately 110 to 120 lbs Fat covering - be able to detect lamb's backbone with light finger-tip pressure.  Ideally l...
  • Keys to Showmanship

    Showmanship is easily the most important quality for success in the show ring.  Knowing your animal, its strengths and weaknesses are paramount to ...
  • Keys To Success: Motivation

    Motivation Motivation by definition is the reason or reasons one has for acting or behaving in a particular way or the general desire or willingnes...
  • Best Goat Breeds for Milk, Meat, Fiber and Saving Space

    Thinking about getting some goats?  There are so many different breeds to choose from but determining what you will be using the goats for will hel...
  • Lambs and Hypothermia

    Did you know that sheep are ruminants?  Ruminants are animals that produce body heat from digestion.  This is why adult sheep can survive subzero t...
  • Keys To Success: Patience

    Patience Success doesn't happen overnight. Everything needs time to grow. It takes time to raise your show animal, it takes time, effort and patie...
  • Use ProH as an Important Part of Your Biosecurity Protocol.

    Biosecurity means doing everything you can to reduce the chances of an infectious disease being carried onto your farm by people, animals, equipmen...
  • Keys To Success: Goals

    GOALS   A goal is an idea of the future or desired result that a person or a group of people envision, plan and commit to achieve. People endeavor...