Making sure that new moms and their lambs are “mothered” up and that ewes and babies are healthy and prospering is an essential part of your lambing operation.
In this video, NCAT Livestock Specialist Dave Scott takes us through what to look for when ewes are sick and lambs are not getting enough milk. Simple steps can be taken in the lambing jugs to remedy health issues and insure happy, growing lambs.
This video is produced by the National Center for Appropriate Technology through the ATTRA Sustainable Agriculture program, under a cooperative agreement with USDA Rural Development. ATTRA.NCAT.ORG.