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Practical Sheep Keeping

An explanation of everything you need to know to manage sheep and keep them healthy. From choosing and buying, housing, feeding and routine management, to breeding and lambing, Kim Cardell offers advice based on her experience. Topics covered include: where to begin; fencing, shelter and housing; moving, handling and transport; breeding and genetics; nutrition; grassland and crops; wool and shearing; keeping the flock healthy; lambing and lamb rearing; and marketing and business.

Resource Specification
Category: Sheep: Book
Title: Practical Sheep Keeping
URL: http://www.livestock-directory.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1861261632/livestockdire-20/102-7586168-7114536?dev-t=mason-wrapper&camp=2025&link_code=xm2
Released Date: October 26, 1998
Cost: $30.79
List Price: $30.79
Pages: 176 pages
Edition: 1st edition
ISBN: 1861261632
Publisher: The Crowood Press
Author: Kim Cardell
Keywords: sheep, sheep buying, sheep housing, sheep feeding, sheep management, sheep breeding, sheep care, sheep information
Summary: An explanation of everything you need to know to manage sheep and keep them healthy. From choosing and buying, housing, feeding and routine management, to breeding and lambing, Kim Cardell offers advice based on her experience.
Description:

An explanation of everything you need to know to manage sheep and keep them healthy. From choosing and buying, housing, feeding and routine management, to breeding and lambing, Kim Cardell offers advice based on her experience. Topics covered include: where to begin; fencing, shelter and housing; moving, handling and transport; breeding and genetics; nutrition; grassland and crops; wool and shearing; keeping the flock healthy; lambing and lamb rearing; and marketing and business.