A.S. Series 79-14
In South Dakota and the United States, there is an increasing interest in sheep production. With slaughter lamb prices reaching $70 per hundred-weight and above and yearling ewes $95 to $125, the importance of management is of greater economic value. Since there is little difference in ewe cost to raise twin lambs or a single lamb, the total management scheme from before breeding to lamb marketing is important. With this in mind, let us review some management techniques to increase flock profits.
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Miller, H. L., "Sheep Flock Management" (1979). South Dakota Sheep Field Day Proceedings and Research Reports, 1979. 6.