Family, friends, and neighbors enjoyed a barbecued lamb prepared by our Brazilian "Chefs" Victor, Louis, and their friends. For some it was the first lamb they had ever eaten and others claimed it was the best! Wonderful night had by all!
2020 Imported Full Blood Semen
We are excited to share with you that we have located and purchased semen from three Full Blood Ile de France rams. We are expecting approximately 40 ewes to lamb March 1st by these sires. More information coming on these new bloodlines soon - we will keep you posted!
Honey Mustard Lamb Chops
My daughter Hannah and I finally had the chance to cook up the lamb chops from Spot; they were huge and very tasty. We did a Honey Mustard Sauce which was excellent and kept the chops juicy - just mix 3 tablespoons barbecue sauce, 3 tablespoons mild yellow mustard, 2 tablespoons honey, and hot and spicy mustard to taste in a bowl and spread over chops before cooking!
"Spot" 4-H Lamb
My daughter Hannah's 4-H lamb in July, September, and finally his processed carcass. The lamb was born on April 13th, 2016 and weaned at 63 days weighing 87 pounds. Loin Eye Area was scanned at 141 days on September 2nd weighing 158 pounds. The lamb was processed at NDSU Meats Lab and had a dressing percentage of 67%.
Twin Ewe Lambs - NDSU Meats Lab
Pair of twin lambs sired by Green 1155 processed at the NDSU Meats Lab. They had a live weight of 143 pounds at 143 days of age. The carcasses weighed 95 pounds and dressed at 67%. These twin ewe lambs were finished on a 30% alfalfa ration.