Posts by tatiana Stanton

Cornell Small Ruminant Extension Specialist
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Marketing Help for Sheep & Goat Farmers

By tatiana Stanton / October 1, 2012 originated in the late 1990s.  It grew out of the Northeast Sheep & Goat Marketing Project at Cornell University which received a grant from USDA with the goal of improving producer access to equitable markets while building regional capacity to supply the growing consumer demand for high quality lamb and goat meat. The emphasis…

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Considerations for Pasture Lambing and Kidding

By tatiana Stanton / June 27, 2012

We associate spring time with newborn lambs and kids frolicking on green pastures. However, Northeast sheep and goats often give birth indoors in winter. This makes sense for farms targeting the Easter market for suckling lambs and kids or providing show prospects for the summer show circuit. If you do not sell to these early…

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