We are relatively novice shepherds, buying our first ewe lambs in 2007. However, every year our knowledge and confidence increases – and every year, our sheep give us great pleasure and very, very tasty lamb.
There are lots of reasons to keep sheep, so if you are thinking about starting with sheep, our guide will help you.
Guides & articles:
An Introduction to Keeping Sheep Jane Upton and Denis Soden
Sheep Medicine Phillip R. Scott
The Sheep Keeper's Veterinary Handbook Agnes Winter & Judith Charnley
Sheep Health, Husbandry and Disease: A Photographic Guide Agnes C. Winter
The Sheep Book for Smallholders Tim Tyne
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Wax Raidex Stick Marker.… £1.07 + p&p
Raddle Powder. 1.5kg. A… £3.28 + p&p