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Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998

Email: 4-H@uwyo.edu

Sheep

Sheep standing in field.

The sheep project introduces you to a wide variety of fun and challenging activities including identifying parts of a sheep, selecting a project lamb, preparing for lambing season, identification of lamb meat products and feeding and showing sheep.

Here's What You Can Learn . . . .

  • Identify different breeds
  • Locate and name parts of sheep
  • Learn about sheep health and proper care
  • Learn what you need to show your animals
  • Develop a management plan
  • Learn about caring for newborn lambs
  • Identify wool properties and use
  • Identify sheep by-products and retail meat cuts

Online Resources and Websites

Online Resources
  • Shop 4-H: Sheep Curriculum
    • Lambs, Rams and You (06367)
    • Shear Delight (06368)
    • Leading the Flock (06369)
    • Sheep Helper’s Guide (06370)
 

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Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998

Email: 4-H@uwyo.edu

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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