Barbados Blackbelly starter flocks for sale
Species, Product, or Service
Breed Product or Service
Date Listing Begins

July 19, 2022

Description
Registered Barbados Blackbelly rams and ewes available.  Bred ewes can be arranged. The Barbados Blackbelly breed evolved in the Caribbean to tolerate parasites, hot and humid weather and variable diet. Ewes typically deliver twins and show excellent maternal qualities.  Springwood Farm is a high health status farm in Free Union, Virginia operated by two retired veterinarians committed to livestock conservation. Sheep are familiar with livestock guardian dogs and electric fences.  Prices start at $300 for unregistered, weaned ram lambs and $375 for unregistered ewe lambs to $400 for registered sexually mature ewes and rams. Consultation provided for starter flocks including pairing of rams with ewes of different bloodlines suitable for a starter flock (and new shepherd!).
Address
Free Union 22940
State
Virginia
Phone Number
434-963-2546
Email Address
huestonwill@gmail.com
Barbados Blackbelly Rams for sale
Species, Product, or Service
Breed Product or Service
Date Listing Begins

July 19, 2022

Description
Purebred rams of multiple ages and bloodlines available.  Springwood Farm is a high health status farm in Free Union, Virginia operated by two retired veterinarians committed to livestock conservation.  The Barbados Blackbelly breed evolved in the Caribbean to tolerate parasites, hot and humid weather and variable diet.  Barbados Blackbelly rams are hearty survivors that adapt well to a variety of habitats including marginal pasture overrun with brush and invasive plants. Rams are familiar with livestock guardian dogs and electric fences.  Prices vary from $300 for unregistered, weaned ram lambs ideal to raise for meat to $400 for registered, sexually mature rams, many of whom are proven sires.
Address
Free Union 22940
State
Virginia
Phone Number
434-963-2546
Email Address
huestonwill@gmail.com