Good Times For Sheep Farmers


Updated Tue, Jan 31, 2012 6:48 am
Original Air Date: 
Tue, Jan 31, 2012

The popularity of Lamb is up and prices are at an all-time high but American sheep farmers are worried. They're afraid too much demand will hurt them in the long run.  The industry is now pushing a program to get more farmers to raise sheep and existing sheep farmers to increase the size of their flocks. This morning on Morning Edition, WOUB's Fred Kight reports that chances for the program's success seem to be especially good in Ohio and the rest of the Midwest.