How to Raise Sheep

Paperback - January 2014 - AU $24.99

If you've ever envisioned keeping sheep in your own pasture, be it one or two hobby animals or a large flock, this book is the perfect place to begin.

If you've ever envisioned keeping sheep in your own pasture, be it one or two hobby animals or a large flock, this book is the perfect place to begin. In this freshly updated second edition of How to Raise Sheep, author and farmer Philip Hasheider offers reliable guidance for getting started and going the distance. First, he walks you through all the basics on breeds, housing, fencing, feed requirements, breeding, lambing, showing and marketing meat and wool. Then, he covers the various farming options (organic, sustainable, and conventional) so you can decide which approach best meets your needs. Accompanied by gorgeous instructional photography, How to Raise Sheep continues to be an essential primer for the newcomer to sheep care, with everything you need to know to raise a healthy, productive flock. + Full description

Please be aware that all weights, temperatures and measurements are listed in imperial and there is no conversion chart included.

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Paperback | January 2014 | $ 24.99
ISBN: 9780760345245 | 176 pages
Publisher: Voyageur Press, USA
Colour photographs, Illustrations