Feeding Small Ruminants Based on Age and Stage of Production

In times of economic stress, reducing feed costs through least cost formulations or improving current feeding regiments will greatly benefit the success of your operation. For those looking to improve their nutritional program, Philip Berg with the Pipestone sheep management program reviews the energy and protein requirements of ewes during various stages of production. Philip also reviews alternative feeding strategies that may allow for you to capitalize on the benefits of your current system or point out areas in which could use some improvement. There is something for everyone to learn in this piece – enjoy!