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Kidding and Lambing Tips For First Timers and Old Hands

By   /  March 6, 2017  /  3 Comments

We’ve got you covered with a short how-to video on kidding, some solutions for keeping kids and lambs warm and saving hypothermic lambs, and a resource for taking the next steps to low input lambing and kidding.

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Back in 1999, one of the researchers at Utah State University had finished his research project, so
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Kathy worked with the Bureau of Land Management for 12 years before founding Livestock for Landscapes in 2004. Her twelve years at the agency allowed her to pursue her goal of helping communities find ways to live profitably AND sustainably in their environment. She has been researching and working with livestock as a land management tool for over a decade. When she's not helping farmers, ranchers and land managers on-site, she writes articles, and books, and edits videos to help others turn their livestock into landscape managers.


  1. Jean says:

    According to a friend, rejected lambs often have very sharp teeth. Smoothing the edges with a file may help get mom to take care of them. I haven’t gad a rejected lamb since I was told this, anyone ever tryed it?

  2. Catherine says:

    Don’t forget that excellent nutrition and free choice minerals are vital to having a successful kid or lamb crop.

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