Dairy Goat Journal. Presenting information, ideas, and insights for everyone who raises, manages, or just loves dairy goats.
Tell a Friend about sheep! Magazine
 
Home
Subscribe
Customer Services
Bookstore
Back Issue
Current Issue
Past Issues
Library
About Us
Contact Us
Advertise
Breeders Directory
Links
 



In this issue of sheep!
Volume 31 Number 4
July/August, 2010

On The Cover
      Submitted by Jaymi Meeks, Belle Fourche, South Dakota. See the full story on page 10.


     
Features
Rigged Shears Two-Pack For Two Jobs 29
Down-Under Sheep Dairying
     Official Report “Longest Survivors Market Locally” 34
The Rare, Ancient Soay Small, Tasty, Easy-Care Sheep 42
Mountain Meadow Wool Wyoming’s Place To Process Wool 50
Competition Blade Shearing Return of an Ancient Tradition 58
  
Departments
Scribblings 6
sheep! Photo Contest 10
Meeting of Minds 12
    Breech Birth and Cotswolds 12
    A Market for Sheep Milk 14
    Sheep Do Snore 18
    USDA’s Side of the Vermont “Mad Cow” Sheep Confiscation 20
    Scrapie Lab Shenanigans 22
Hair Sheep Reports First Hand Experiences With Many Breeds 26
Sheep May Safely Graze
    ”Old 3-Foot” And The Mountain Lion Mystery 30
Wool-Gatherings 33
Shearing Notes 37
Price Reports 38
Vet Check 45
Poor Will’s sheep! Almanack 46
News Bleat 52
    New “Obamacare” Tax Data Nightmare for Growers and Others 52
    Brits Reject Anti-Meat Extremists 52
    ”Safe”Ag Sprays Cause Cancer—Or Was It Just Too Much Sun? 52
    ”Food Miles” Carbon Footprint Debunked 53
    Hops May Cut Ruminant Protein Requirements 54
    New Zealand Approves Gene-Modified Sheep 54
    Fighting The OPP Virus Family 54
    Ohio Professor Says Show “Fancies” Cut Sheep Meat Value By 40% 55
    Oregon Sheep Grazing To Help Restore Wetlands 55
    Aussies Exploring Fast-Food Lamb Applications 55
    Scots Say Abortion Vaccine May Cause Abortions 56
    Group: “Sheep Threaten Grizzlies and Wolves” 56
DVD Review
    Shearing Made Easy with Doug Rathke 59
  
sheep! Breeders & Classifieds 60
  





Home | Subscribe | Current Issue | Library | Past Issues | Bookstore
Links | About Us | Contact Us | Address Change | Advertise in sheep! | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use |