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UI Retirees Association

UIRA has a membership of nearly 500 from every part of the University. Learn More

Sheep

The world’s most dependable source of meat and fiber, sheep are found in large numbers on all continents except Antarctica.

  • Become familiar with and apply the recommended principles of sheep animal science. 
  • Gain knowledge of sound breeding, feeding and management practices. 
  • Develop integrity, sportsmanship, decision-making capabilities and public speaking skills by participation in demonstrations, tours and exhibits.

Breeding Sheep

Own and care for one or more older ewes for at least 90 days before exhibiting.

Market Lamb

Care for one or more wethers or ewes for market, exhibiting and selling at the fair.

Non-Animal Sheep

Benefit from many aspects of a livestock project without actually owning the animal.

Some counties may have additional requirements. Contact your 4-H leader or UI Extension county office to learn more.

4-H Headquarters

University of Idaho Extension, 4-H Youth Development

Physical Address:
Mary E. Forney Hall
1210 Blake Avenue, Room 206
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Mailing Address:
4-H Youth Development
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 3015
Moscow, ID 83844-3015

Phone: 208-885-6321

Fax: 208-885-4637

Email: fourh@uidaho.edu

Web: 4-H Youth Development

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