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  • General management
    In which users discuss matters pertaining to the management of the health, welfare, and productivity of their flocks. Nutrition, pasture management, health care protocols, feeding systems, and such are all on topic.
    27 Topics
    282 Posts
    Last post by Judy Lewman View the latest post
    Sat Feb 13, 2016 9:46 am
  • Breeding and lambing
    A place to exchange ideas, stories, and to solve problems related to breeding the flock and delivering lambs.
    998 Topics
    9394 Posts
    Last post by Island Shepherd View the latest post
    Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:26 pm
  • The Shepherd's Hut
    Chatter, friendly gossip, a bowl of stew ...
    35 Topics
    143 Posts
    Last post by Island Shepherd View the latest post
    Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:40 pm
  • Guardian animals
    Discussion of the training, use, and management of guard dogs, guard llamas, guard donkeys, guard goldfish, etc.
    485 Topics
    4585 Posts
    Last post by denice View the latest post
    Mon Jan 25, 2016 7:18 pm
  • Working stockdogs
    For discussion of the training and use of sheepdogs on the farm or ranch. Please try to avoid discussion of training for trials or other competition; there are plenty of other groups for that purpose.
    4 Topics
    13 Posts
    Last post by denice View the latest post
    Fri Feb 05, 2016 5:14 pm
  • Tools of the trade
    For discussion of tools like shearing gear, trailers, handling facilities all the way down the line to hoof shears. Sources, experiences, etc.
    434 Topics
    4086 Posts
    Last post by Island Shepherd View the latest post
    Tue Jan 26, 2016 7:28 am
  • LambPlan and NSIP
    A forum for discussion of these genetic measurement tools.
    145 Topics
    1909 Posts
    Last post by Wclones View the latest post
    Thu Jan 14, 2016 6:33 pm
  • Events, conferences, etc.
    List sheep, farm, and agricultural business events here. Not for events that are primarily show-ring events.
    185 Topics
    448 Posts
    Last post by K Bar K Farm View the latest post
    Wed Sep 16, 2015 1:35 pm
  • Markets and marketing
    A place to discuss where and how to market our products. Users can share experiences with value-added enterprises, ask for information on costs, and find out who's paying what for what kind of lambs.
    NOTE: If you have a service or product to advertise, please see the Marketplace section below.
    141 Topics
    1031 Posts
    Last post by Island Shepherd View the latest post
    Mon Jan 04, 2016 7:28 pm
  • Resources
    Links to FREE information that agricultural business managers might find useful. Again, if you have something to sell, please visit the Marketplace section.
    44 Topics
    99 Posts
    Last post by Linda Poole View the latest post
    Fri Oct 16, 2015 10:57 pm
  • Stock For Sale or Wanted
    Listings of breeding or production animals for sale or being sought for purchase. See announcement for terms and conditions.
    475 Topics
    1240 Posts
    Last post by denice View the latest post
    Thu Feb 11, 2016 6:20 pm
  • Services Available or Wanted
    Need a shearer? Offering fence construction? Let your fellow shepherds know. See announcement for terms and conditions.
    49 Topics
    96 Posts
    Last post by Margo Hanson View the latest post
    Tue Sep 01, 2015 6:21 pm
  • Positions Available or Wanted
    Need a shepherd? Looking for a lambing gig? List it here. See announcement for terms and conditions.
    17 Topics
    58 Posts
    Last post by Linda Poole View the latest post
    Wed Feb 03, 2016 4:43 pm
  • Gear For Sale or Wanted
    Ready to sell that turning cradle you never use anymore? Looking for a stock trailer? Post it here. See announcement for terms and conditions.
    50 Topics
    109 Posts
    Last post by WayneG View the latest post
    Tue Apr 14, 2015 1:49 pm
  • Products For Sale or Wanted
    Need some wool for your new line of products? Looking to sell some lamb sausage? Post it here. See announcement for terms and conditions.
    18 Topics
    48 Posts
    Last post by Linda Poole View the latest post
    Sun Jul 19, 2015 7:43 am
  • Forum operations
    Announcements about changes in the forum. Also a place to ask questions about how to use the forum, or to make suggestions for how it could be improved.
    44 Topics
    169 Posts
    Last post by Bill Fosher View the latest post
    Fri Jan 30, 2015 6:55 pm
  • Archives
    Here's the place for oldies but goodies -- topics that have not been active for a while but that contain excellent information that users may want to refer to later.
    31 Topics
    1026 Posts
    Last post by dhibbeln View the latest post
    Tue Jan 15, 2013 5:04 pm

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