Tag: Wool

Jan 31

Raising Sheep for Wool – All You Need To Know

Raising sheep for wool was the major income source for sheep breeding in the early 1900s. But as the value of wool as a commodity started to decline, farmers and breeders adapted, raising sheep for wool specifically for niche marketing. Fleeces sold to specialty markets or hand spinners will fetch more as opposed to being …

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Jan 19

Don’t Go Raising Sheep For Wool Without Reading This!

There are many possible reasons why people choose to raise sheep. Some do it as a means of livelihood or for profitable opportunities. Others do it to have companionship. And some do it simply to experience what it is like to raise animals. If you’re thinking of raising sheep for wool, it’s best to think …

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