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In this issue of sheep!
Volume 29 Number 2
March/April, 2008

On The Cover
      This issue’s cover photo was submitted by Jacob Zach of Vale, Oregon. (Learn more about it in the Photo Contest Winners section on page 10.)


     
Features
General Care of Sheep & Goats For Beginners 34
Big Success with Local Lamb! North Carolinian Shares Great Profit Tips 42
Herd it Through the Grape Vines: A Flock in the Vineyard 58
  
Departments
Scribblings 6
sheep! Photo Contest 10
Meeting of Minds 12
    Golf Course Sheep Poo a Threat to Public Health 15
    Pearl and Glass Luster Wools 16
    Wormers and Hay Alternatives in Drought-Stricken Southeast 17
    Organic Growers Oppose FDA Cloned-Animals “Safe” Ruling 19
    Rape as a Sheep Forage 20
    Keeping a Cow for Bottle Lambs 21
    Are We Safe if We Comply with NASS Census of Agriculture? 21
    Points on Rental Sheep for Cleaning Brushy Land 23
    Wether or Not 23
    Ravens and Lamb Behavior 24
    Canada’s Deadly Bureaucracy 26
Book Review: Linda Faillace’s Mad Sheep: The True Story Behind the USDA’s War on a Family Farm 28
DVD Review: Judy Taylor’s Nantucket Rug Hooking DVD “One Loop at a Time…” 29
Sheep May Safely Graze
    Foothold Traps: Tried & True Protection for Sheep 30
Vet Check 33
Wool-Gatherings 37
Price Reports 40
Poor Will’s sheep! Almanack 44
News Bleat 52
    Most Recalled Meat Not Recovered 52
    ”Humane” Farming Way Down List of Consumer Priorities 52
    Nor98 Scrapie Not Contagious 54
    Record Numbers Concerned About U.S. Food Safety 55
    U.S. Cloned Meat Forcing It’s Way Into European Union 55
    Roo Gut Bugs May Make Sheep Digestion More Efficient 56
Shearing Notes 61
  
sheep! Breeders & Classifieds 62
  





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