We decided to test a few more ewes (all 4 year olds) and a ram for CL (Caseous Lymphadenitis), OPP (Ovine Progressive Pneumonia), and Johnes Disease. All came back negative as I was fairly certain they would! Some of the animals tested are going to be trades for some sheep in Northern Washington State. The … Continue reading Biosecurity Take 2
We have had another loss on the farm. This one was shocking! Our newest ram, Ginkgo, broke his neck just before breeding season starts this week. I have looked long and hard for some Bennett breeding in a St Croix ram, found it, and was really excited to see how the lambs were this next … Continue reading Sad News
Meet Ginkgo, our new registered St Croix ram from Shasta Ranch in Klamath Falls, OR. I wasn't going to buy a new ram just yet, but just couldn't say no to this beauty! He'll have some offspring this next Spring!