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Dan Persons, a sheep farmer in rural Kensington, trims the nails off one of his sheep as his wife, Kay, looks on. Celeste Edenloff | Forum News Service
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
June 22, 2017 - 4:35pm
April 5, 2017
Sheep shearing is like a slow-motion wrestling match and haircut. Photo taken April 1, 2017, at Volga, S.D. (Forum News Service/Agweek/Mikkel Pates)
How the sheep were shorn: Part-time jobs go full steam this time of year
April 5, 2017 - 11:13am
August 25, 2015
Hettinger Research Extension Center to host shepherd's clinic
August 25, 2015 - 3:10pm
March 22, 2015
Press Photo by Nadya Faulx 
Sheep line up to eat in the feedlots at the North Dakota State University Hettinger Research Extension Center in early March.
Envisioning the future: Hettinger Extension Center scientists try to determine what’s important to producers
March 22, 2015 - 12:45am
October 23, 2014
Submitted Photo
Dani Buskohl sheers a lamb during the World Ovinpiades Competition in France.
NDSU student takes 8th in world sheep competition
October 23, 2014 - 11:30pm
October 1, 2014
Courtesy Photo by North Dakota Game and Fish Department 
Two bighorn sheep walk along the steep hills of the Badlands in western North Dakota. The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is concerned that pneumonia is killing the animals off, and domestic sheep producers are upset they have been singled out as the source of the illness.
Bighorn die-off blame burns sheep producers: Game and Fish not sure if pneumonia came from local herd
October 1, 2014 - 10:07pm
August 15, 2014
Hettinger Extension to host shepherds clinic
August 15, 2014 - 12:25am
April 11, 2014
National sheep improvement webinars set
April 11, 2014 - 12:13am
May 7, 2013
Dogs attack, kill sheep in NDSU barn
May 7, 2013 - 2:03pm
November 9, 2012
Students flock to a table during the 2011 Wool Classing School at the Hettinger Research Extension Center to learn how to grade and class wool. The skills will again be part of this year's wool classing school being held Nov. 17 through Nov. 20.
Shave, Clip and Snip
November 9, 2012 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
Rhame resident Abbigale Steeke's ewes she raises as part of a 4-H project wander around an open barn gate on the family farm. Steeke's mother, Misty, is a southwest director with the North Dakota Lamb and Wool Producers Association and an FFA advisor and ag teacher at Scranton High School, where she encourage youth, like her daughter, to get involved in North Dakota's sheep industry and increase production of the livestock.
Fluff on the farm
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
March 19, 2011
Farmers and lambs ears perk up when they here the phrase "good prices."
Lamb producers are smiling
March 19, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2010
Courtesy Photo
Luke Dukart shows a prize-winning sheep at the Rambouillet show at the North Dakota State Fair in July.
Off to the show
October 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 27, 2010
NDSU seeks input on sheep specialist candidates
March 27, 2010 - 12:00am
December 5, 2009
Bighorn sheep healthy in N.D.
December 5, 2009 - 12:02am