Katahdin Hair Sheep Upgrade Project - Phase II

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2003: $105,690.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2007
Region: Northeast
State: Maine
Project Leader:
Dr. Richard Brzozowski
University of Maine Cooperative Extension

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: barley, corn, oats, grass (misc. perennial), hay


  • Animal Production: parasite control, animal protection and health, feed rations, preventive practices, grazing - rotational, vaccines, watering systems, feed/forage
  • Education and Training: demonstration, display, extension
  • Farm Business Management: budgets/cost and returns
  • Pest Management: genetic resistance
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