Sheep production forecasted to rise in 2005

Sep 13, 2004
By Dr. Julie Stepanek Shiflett Juniper Economic Consulting USDA's Economic Research Service (ERS) expects to see production increases in 2005 from 194 million pounds this year to 197 million pounds in 2005. The numbers may be revised downward, given the recently released report that inventory is down. However, production gains still are likely. As of July 1, year-to-year total sheep and lamb inventory is down almost two percent, from 7...

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