The 80th annual South Dakota Sheep Growers Association (SDSGA) Convention will be held in Brookings Sept. 29 through Oct. 1.
The Terrells' have 1600 ewes in their flock, and kind of fell into the business by accident.
Shearing School: Nov. 2nd through 4th, Quinter, Kansas
"In my role as farmer's market manager, I saw our sales go up more than 126 percent over last year. A big reason — a very large chunk — was local meat."
"Being familiar with anatomy is important when cutting carcasses and referencing prices against the Ag Marketing service," Burson said.
"Sheep are prey animals, the dogs are a predator basically. You're working with two separate instincts that you're wanting to join into a partnership." - Kathy Knox, Ettrich Kennels
Have experience riding a horse? You can sign up to help with the annual sheep round-up in Iceland.
"She said the future for wool is bright, and having both a creative outlet as well as a useful trade skill is important for the youth of today."
Going to Big E? Budget extra time to get past road construction.
MassDOT is encouraging drivers to check out their traffic website (Mass511.com) before traveling.
10-year-old Braden won't let spina bifida slow him down.
"I've refined the tool to be 35 per cent lighter and to use 60 per cent less hand span than the docking iron currently used by New Zealand farmers," Austin said.
Final friendly reminder!
Online or Faxed entries will be accepted for the catalog until September 8th at Noon. Thanks!