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Here are some tips on dealing with mud on the homestead Sheep

Here are some tips on dealing with mud on the homestead Sheep


Here are some tips on dealing with mud on the homestead.

Here are some tips to get rid of mud on the farm this spring. From

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This ewe lamb was born on May 19, 2018 in the middle of a huge

This ewe lamb was born on May 15, 2018 weighing 2.5kg. Her mother

This ewe lamb was born on May 24, 2018 weighing 2. kg. Her

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Lambing in Winter.

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This ewe lamb was born on May 24, 2018 weighing 2.15kg. Her mother

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This ewe lamb was born on May 23, 2018 weighing 2.25kg. Her mother

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Premier ewes walking through our handling system with our Surefoot Foot Bath.

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This ewe lamb was born on May 10, 2018 weighing 2.5kg. Her mother

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Animal-husbandry management also includes managing mud. One can't have animals without having mud. Mud, commonly found in areas where livestock congregates ...

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Learn how to improve your homestead pasture management with sheep. They help control weeds, add fertility, and more!

This ewe lamb was born on May 19, 2018 in the middle of a huge

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The mother stimulates the baby by licking, and the baby begins to bob its head, looking for the teat, while at the same time trying to stand up.

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Here at the Homestead, Animal Friendly means our animals are treated humanely, with the utmost consideration and respect for their physical and mental ...

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Many people teach themselves to lamb with books and online resources. Here is a great guide to kidding and preparation, and here are some additional tips.


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As a contract shepherd, lambing season is an especially busy time for me. Alongside working with our flocks here at home, I also take up residence in ...

Again, our pigs have access to a large, outdoor pen where they roll in their self-made mud puddle and lay in the sunshine all ...

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With the nice weather this past weekend, part of our outside chores included moving the lambs (and their mommas) to new pastures. There's grass coming up, ...

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Sheep: Adding meat sheep was a great move for us. Much of our land is rocky terrain that is too steep for a cow to maneuver easily.

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At that point we put back a mix of top soil/compost mix.. The whole area was dug down ahead of time. We went with a total of 8 inches deep in the ...

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