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Sheep producers construct fenced “safe areas” to ward off coyotes

Insurance Fencing some of your pasture area can protect flocks, especially during lambing

Coyote predation is the biggest problem in sheep production, say Cherry Allen and Mark Ritchie who have raised sheep on Ontario’s Amherst Island near Kingston since 1992. A decade ago, the couple put predator-resistant fencing around 65 acres and have since expanded the “safe area” to 300 acres. “In the last 10 years we’ve had […] Read more