The sheep project teaches youth to care for live animals while learning about animal health and nutrition, breeding, selection and marketing. In the 4-H sheep project individuals learn decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership. They may participate in market projects, breeding projects and non-competitive projects.
Daily Maintenance and Care Market Lamb Classification Standard- PDF
Fitting and Show Prep
Previous Major Show Lamb Weight Break
Texas A&M Publications and Website resources (http://animalscience.tamu.edu)
National 4-H Curriculum Resources– link