We have currently for sale a Dorset Ram Lamb
Bruins - Roodehaan Farm
Polled Dorset Sheep
The ultimate mother, the Dorset is a milk producing protective mother, calm around children and capable of producing a lamb possessing a superior carcass. In Australia where sheep is King, the Dorset is recognized for “ideal muscle patterns and superior taste and tenderness”, according to www.polldorset.org.au. This website also notes that the Polled Dorset genetics lead the way in LMY (Lean Meat Yield), the key in measuring carcass value.” Quick growing, long loined Dorset lambs mean a greater return on your investment dollar.
Lamb is a sheep under one year of age or the meat from that sheep. The USDA allows sheep producers to use antibiotics to promote efficient growth, but we do not use antibiotics unless the animal is ill.
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Dorsets can produce twice a year. Known as “out of season breeders”, they need no hormones to come into heat and become productive in the Fall, after lambing in the Spring.