Episode #040: Getting Started with Sheep


Sheep can be versatile animals to add to your small home farm, not only for meat and wool, but they can be used to clear brushy land, keep the grass trimmed, or used in rotation with other animals as part of a comprehensive pasture management program. Learn what you need to know to get started from veteran shepherd Sue Carey of Marble Meadows in Wallingford, Vermont. Did you know you can make flour from acorns? And pumpkins can give you more than just pies! This episode Erin touches on different – and maybe surprising – uses for pumpkin seeds! Has your stinky henhouse got you down? Tune in to learn about this and more!

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