Sheep are ideal livestock animals to keep in a homestead because of their gentle nature. They are relatively easy to handle compared to other farm animals like cows, chickens, and even goats. Sheep can also easily adapt to most climates and can live even with minimal shelter. However, raising sheep on your property still requires […]
Are you looking for the perfect sheep book to add to your library? You’re in luck! This page is a list of our favorite books about sheep, divided into 4 popular categories.
Chances are you’ve heard the old saying…anything worth doing is worth doing right. Keeping sheep on your farm and deciding to become a sheep producer is one of those things. Raising sheep can be a profitable and rewarding experience … if YOU allow it to be. No matter how big or how small your operation, if
All sheep are not alike and deciding on the type of sheep you want to raise is a big choice. There are literally dozens of breeds of sheep to choose from when choosing a breed for your farm. In this article I’ll share some of the best sheep breeds for beginners. I’ll also provide an overview of
If you plan to raise sheep for profit or at least try to break even while raising sheep, one of the most important steps you can take to set yourself up for success is to develop a business plan for sheep farming. A well-considered business plan is an essential part of operating any business, and