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Sheep-raising in British Columbia

Samuel Herbert Hopkins

Sheep-raising in British Columbia

by Samuel Herbert Hopkins

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Published by W.H. Cullin in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sheep -- British Columbia,
  • Sheep breeds -- British Columbia

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby S.H. Hopkins.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 84040, Bulletin / British Columbia. Live Stock Branch -- no. 77.
    ContributionsBritish Columbia. Live Stock Branch.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (29 fr.)
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19861729M
    ISBN 100665840403

    Read the full-text online edition of The Tariff on Wool (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Tariff on Wool. The Tariff on Wool. By Mark A. Smith. No cover image. The Tariff on Wool. By Mark A. Smith. Sheep Raising on the Farm Sheep farming is among the traditional business and occupations of the people of some countries around the world. Sheep have been rearing as a domestic animal from the ancient time. Usually sheep farming means 'rearing sheep commercially for the purpose of meat, milk and wool production'.

    Geographic Range. Dall's sheep occur in western Canada and the United States. They can be found throughout the mountain ranges of northeast, central and southern Alaska, as well as in the Yukon Territory, the northwest corner of British Columbia, and southwest of the Mackenzie River in the Northwest Territories (Valdez, ). About Otter Lake Farm We are a diverse farm fortunate to be located in the North Okanagan, just south of Armstrong in the fertile Spallumcheen valley. On the farm oine of our primary activities are raising Purebred Registered Canadian Style Suffolk Sheep. Additionally, we harvest aprox acres in hay course, dogs and cats are part of the menagerie, as well as two horses used for.

    Low temperatures currently keep most North American bluetongue cases in the United States, but in some years, the Okanogan valley of Washington and British Columbia is warm enough that midges cross the border from Washington and cause bluetongue in B.C. West Nile virus (WNV) can cause West Nile fever in horses and warmer temperatures can cause. THE RESOURCES OF BRITISH COLUMBIA. 3 Hints To Emigrants. Of all countries inviting immigration at present, British Columbia seems to possess, in the greatest degree, the climatic conditions, and that variety and extent of natural resources adapted to the requirement of .


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77 (second edition) printed by authority op the legislative assembly. victoria, b.c.: printed by william h. cullin, printer to the king's most excellent majesty.

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