Raising Sheep: The Basics

With a little land, know-how, and a bit of help, raising sheep is a practical way of obtaining meat and fiber.

sheep and lamb
A mother ewe and her lamb graze green pastures. A well-managed pasture is the best source of feed for your sheep. It’s economical, and provides them with the food nature intended them to eat: fresh grasses, legumes and assorted weeds and woody species.