Raising sheep for milk is not something new. It has been done for thousands of years, but not very popular in the US.
Sheep are gentle and docile. Looking at the reasons why raising sheep on a small homestead farm made sense to me, I figured I would detail them out.
The St Croix sheep breed comes from the island of St Croix, one of the Virgin Islands and can be found on most of the islands.
There are many breeds of sheep all around the world. What you plan to get from them is of high importance on which breed you choose, unless you just want them to eat your grass or for the pure enjoyment of having them. Some of these breeds only do well in certain climates. Therefore, having these as a starting point in choosing which breed to get us, becomes very important.Continue Reading