Katahdin Sheep: A Versatile Breed for Pasture and Silvopasture
April 3, 2023
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Many farmers are becoming enthralled with this breed for parasite resistance, hardiness, versatility, and willingness to consume a wide arrange of pasture plants and even woody browse. This session will feature several farmers speaking on their experience with Katahdin sheep and recommendations for starting your own flock successfully. Panelists include Steve Gabriel, farmer and consultant with Wellspring Forest Farm and author of SILVOPASTURE, and Alex Caskey of Barred Owl Brook Farm.