Smallholders Insurance from Greenlands

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jacob and Georgina

  • Joined May 2010
books
« on: June 06, 2010, 07:09:19 pm »
I am looking forward to getting a few sheep sometime in the future and was wanting to know if there were any gd books out there which i may find useful as i am looking to do as much research as possible!! Any advice would be greatly appeciated. :farmer:

Calvadnack

  • Joined Jun 2009
Re: books
« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2010, 07:47:58 pm »
Tim Tyne's The Sheep Book for Smallholders. Excellent, covers all you need to know, I wish it had been available when I first kept sheep.

Anke

  • Joined Dec 2009
  • St Boswells, Scottish Borders
Re: books
« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2010, 08:37:56 pm »
 See above - I second that - good book!

Once you have got the sheep, it might be advisable to get a veterinary one, I have got the following ones too (and use them regularly):

Agnes Winter " Lameness in Sheep" (explains all you need to know about limping sheep for the small scale sheep keeper)

Agnes Winter and Judith Charnley " The sheepkeeper's veterinary Handbook"

 

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