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100

Name some sheep meat breeds?
Suffolk, Dorset, Southdown, Hampshire

100

Name some sheep wool breeds?
Merino, Lincoln, Cotswold, Romney

100

What is a....baby goat called....adult female goat called....adult male goat called....castrated male goat called?
A Kid A Doe A Buck A Wether

100

What is a....baby sheep called....adult female sheep called....adult male sheep called....castrated male sheep called?
A lamb A ewe A ram A wether

100

What is the "first milk" of a doe that is secreted after kidding called?
Colostrum

200

What is the normal temperature of a lamb and goat
102°F - 103°F

200

What are some main market goat breeds?
Boer, Spanish, Tennessee Fainting Goat, Kiko, Pygmy

200

What is the gestation period for a ewe or doe?
5 months

200

What is the ideal age for a market lamb to be shown? and goat?
5-7 months 7-10 months

200

Which goat breed is characterized by tiny ears?
LaMancha

300

What is the perfect weight of a market lamb? and goat?
130-145 lbs 90 – 100 lbs

300

What is the most expensive cut on a lamb? and goat?
Rack Loin

300

Name some dual purpose sheep breeds?
Dorset, Cheviot, Polypay, Romney, Columbia

300

What is the average weight of a newborn dairy doe kid?
5-7 pounds

300

What is the average amount of back fat on a lamb?
.255

400

What are the 4 main cuts of a lamb?
Loin, leg of lamb, rack, and brisket

400

How many parts are there to a lamb or goats' stomach and name them?
4; rumen, reticulum, abomasums, omasum

400

Name an external parasite
Ticks, fleas, lice

400

What is the feed conversion ratio for goats?
5 lbs. feed/1 lb. gain

400

What does oat hay do to change your goat?
It gives more spring of rib

500

The ideal loin eye measurement should be…?
10-24 square inch.

500

What are the top market goat producing states?
Texas, Tennessee, California, Georgia, Oklahoma

500

What is the approximate percent crude protein that goats should be fed?
12-16%

500

What is the average daily weight gain of a market goat?
0.35 – 0.6 lbs.

500

Name an internal parasite
Worms, coccidia