Sheep breeds

Learn about various sheep breeds and their distinct qualities. Find the perfect sheep breed for your farm or project and discover the benefits they offer.
Guide to Shetland Sheep. Who would love to see a Shetland yarn from Bare Naked Wools?! (me!) Shearing, Shetland Sheep, Shetland Islands, Sheep Farm, Sheep Wool, Sheep Breeds, Sheep And Lamb, Shetland, Livestock

But not many less than 25. I could easily have posted more. Always so much to see at the North American International Livestock Exposition. Here are some favorites from yesterday. Red sheep with red dogs. Sheep hanging out with their friends. Sheep much cleaner than our sheep. Heck, they're cleaner than my kitchen! And yes, I see the spot on the front one...yeah, sadly still cleaner than the kitchen ;-). Sheep with cute bushy eyebrows. And standy-uppy ears. Sheep on water skis. Wait, excuse…

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If you’re thinking about raising sheep, you’ll likely find yourself with many important decisions to make. One of them is the type of sheep to raise on your farm. If you’re new to sheep farming, the Racka Sheep breed can be an excellent choice. Racka is a hardy, multipurpose breed used for meat, wool, and … Racka Sheep Breed (Breed Info, Characteristics, Origin, & Uses!) Read More »

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15 Best Sheep Breeds for Meat - PetHelpful

The Suffolk, Cheviot, and Charollais are great sheep breeds for the meat trade. Ultimately, the ideal breed depends on the goals you have for your homestead or farm.