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The Backyard Sheep: An Introductory Guide to Keeping Productive Pet Sheep (Paperback)

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Description


Raise a flock of sheep in your backyard. Even with a limited amount of space, you can enjoy homegrown fleece and fresh milk, as well as the endearing company of these family-friendly animals. Sue Weaver provides all the instructions you need for selecting a breed; housing and feeding; harvesting fleece; and milking. With simple recipes for making cheese and yogurt, and tips on processing fleece for wool, you’ll enjoy the varied and numerous rewards of keeping sheep.

About the Author


Sue Weaver has written hundreds of magazine articles and many books about livestock, horses, and chickens, including The Backyard Cow, The Backyard Goat, The Backyard Sheep, Storey and The Donkey Companion. Weaver and her husband share their ridgetop farmette in the southern Ozarks with an array of animal friends.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781603429672
ISBN-10: 1603429670
Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC
Publication Date: May 21st, 2013
Pages: 224
Language: English