Beginning Shepherding and Pasture Management

Our Beginning Shepherding course is designed for new and aspiring shepherds who have a desire to raise their sheep flock using regenerative, managed grazing methods with the health of the earth and the happiness of their flock as top priorities.

This class is a two day, hands-on educational opportunity, focused on the basics of raising a variety of sheep breeds utilizing a pasture based management system. We cover a wide range of topics, focused on the interests and desires of each attendee which include but are not limited to choosing the right sheep breed for your farm, housing, fencing, nutrition, health and healthcare basics, developing a management program, managed grazing and pasture management basics, and connecting with a mentor.

All attendees must be over the age of 18 (no children allowed) and provide proof of vaccination prior to course registration. Please leave your dogs at home.

The Farm of Lydia’s Flock
4269 Y Road, Bellingham, WA, 98226