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Making friends

I mostly look at physical traits when I purchase sheep, but especially when it comes to rams, I also consider temperament. Specifically, we would not purchase a ram who has displayed violent behavior. Temperament can be hereditary, and we need our rams to be reasonably safe around people. Temperament in ewes, however, is a whole […]

A moment of satisfaction

Now that the majority of the ewes have had their lambs weaned, they are hard at work trying to rebuild their bodies. In August just before breeding season begins, they are generally well-padded from a summer on our lush pastures that are filled with not only grass, but all manner of wildflowers, weeds, and brush. […]