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:
The Sheep Book for Smallholders Tim Tyne
Sheep Medicine Phillip R. Scott
An Introduction to Keeping Sheep Jane Upton and Denis Soden
Sheep for Beginners Nigel Woodrup
A Manual of Lambing Techniques Agnes C. Winter & Cicely Hill
Strike Plus Spray. Effectively… £7.18 + p&p
Pin Type Ram Crayon. Yellow.… £1.74 + p&p
Countryman Shearer Comb. Ideal… £13.04 + p&p
Pin Type Ram Crayon. Green.… £1.74 + p&p