Andrew Ray wrote:
I've only had a sheep for two weeks, but he seems inclined more towards eating what is on the ground. The friend I got him from was keeping the sheep contained with 3 strips of electric fence tape-- a purely psychological barrier but one which works as long as nothing spooks them to really run.
Tyler Ludens wrote:My sheep love to eat trees. They blasted right through an electric fence.
Spanglefeathe Hatfield wrote: IN regards to grass feeding of livestock, it is hard to do. A Veterinarian who teaches in the Sustainable Agriculture Department at my local college says he has seen many examples of starving animals thanks to Joel Salatin's books. It needs a lot of expertise and paying attention