Mineral Supplements for Your Sheep and other Livestock

Farmfresh

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Here is a subject of great importance that is not often covered by most homesteading info. I thought a little video should be in order.


I hope it helps some of you new to livestock
 

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@Farmfresh , you showed a video of lead training a lamb. What kind of lead rope were you using? I need something that will work on all sizes of sheep. The old halters we inherited with this farm are breaking so it's time to pick something out.
 

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Yes, they have great products. I love the yoke looking holder for sheep & goats....great idea. The customer service is good -- they actually use them!! So, they know what they (& you) are talking about. In fact, I need to order a couple of the heavy step ins for the electric netting. Thanks for a reminder.

I like that they offer free instructions for things like feeder & hay racks to build. Helpful hints with many things.
 

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I really liked the information on sulfur block here by FF. I use sea kelp and salt mix for my loose minerals but will definitely be looking for a sulfur block as well...I imagine the ingestion of the sulfur also repels parasites of all kinds, both internal and external.
 

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