Friday, April 26, 2019

Arrival of Lambs

Sixty-eight East Friesan x Lacaune lambs were delivered to the University of Maryland's Western Maryland Research & Education Center on Wednesday, April 24. The lambs ranged in weight from 28 to 71 lbs and averaged 44.3 ± 10.4 lbs. The median weight was 42 lbs.




This year's lambs are considerably younger and lighter than last year's lambs.

Preliminary data

On June 15, the lambs ranged in weight from 26.4 to 102.4 lbs. and averaged 59.4 ± 13.4 lbs. The median weight was 60.4 lbs. Aged ranged fro...