Sheep Production and Management

Image of two range ewes with newborn lambs

CRLRC Research

  • Breeding Suffolk Rams
    To Western Whit-Fface Ewes on New Mexico Rangelands Increases weaning Weight of Lambs. Summary of weaning weights when range ewes are crossed with black face rams.

General Information

  • Sheep Production and Management
    This is the most comprehensive How-to publication available to date and very much worth adding to your favorites if just starting out in the sheep business. (NMSU 100 B-12, August 2000)
  • Wool Grades
    A very good, detailed primer in grading wool. (NMSU Guide B-409, Feb 2002)

The New Mexico Cooperative Extension Service maintains a website for Sheep Production and Management. Click on the link below to access the site.