Summary information

Learn the rudiments of sheep care and management.

The course offers you the chance to understand more about the care and management of sheep. It covers a diverse range of topics relating to sheep such as: breeds; selection and breeding; nutrition; diseases of sheep; commercial flock management; lamb care; wool ;and the marketing of sheep and sheep products.

The course comprises 8 lessons as follows:-

1. Introduction: Terminology and Breeds
2. Selection and Breeding
3. Nutrition of sheep
4. Diseases in sheep
5. General management of commercial flocks
6. Care of lamb
7. Wool
8. The marketing of sheep and sheep products

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Dates and times
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You can start the course at any time and study at your own pace.
1 October 2021
1 November 2021
Gareth Pearce, Alison Pearce and Cheryl Wilson

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