We had considered leaving or removing certain crossbred ewes in the Katahdin flock for upgrading. They had St Croix and/or miniscule amounts of Barbados and Black Hawaiian in their backgrounds. Many registered Katahdin breeders won't touch anything with Barbados in it with a 500ft pole. These ewes with backgrounds like this will stay in the… Continue reading Looking Ahead with Sheep
2/2/21 Finally a week later we have another set of lambs! At 7:30pm First Timer, Registered St Croix, Gillie, had a 7lb ram lamb and 5lb ewe lamb out of Registered St Croix, Dasher. (Yay for more purebred St Croix!) She scattered them across the barn and decided she hated the little girl. She gets… Continue reading It’s Been a Week….but….LAMBS!
Commercial Crossbred ewe, Dahlia, had twins! Black/white, 10lb ram, brown/white 9lb ewe. They are 68.75% Katahdin, 25% St Croix, 6.25% Dorper. Sire is Big Red, a Registered Katahdin ram. Born on day 148, Jan 14, 2021. Ewe lamb will be kept for evaluation and possibly put into the replacement ewe group. Ram lamb will be… Continue reading First lambs of the season!
We are down to selling the last two lambs of the season! There won't be any others until April/May 2021! These are both ram lambs, one a Registered St Croix and the other a Commercial Katahdin/St Croix cross. First we have the Commercial ram lamb (and yes he has horns) ID: 34Sex: RamDOB: 2/16/20BIRTH TYPE:… Continue reading Last Lambs of the Year!
I have updated the website and added pictures to the pages showing what's available:St Croix Available - There is a 5 year old registered ewe and a registered ram lamb for sale hereCrossbred Available - We have a commercial ram lamb for sale here.Market Stock - 5 smaller (30-45lb) meat lambs are still available.