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Dakota Life Detours Sheep of the Plains

29m 30s

As one of the leading sheep producers in the United States, South Dakota is home to hundreds of thousands of these resilient ruminants. Throughout time, these animals have helped feed and clothe our country while helping their shepherds pay for the properties, they both call home. From shearing to searing Chislic, we get an insider’s view of all aspects of the sheep industry.

Aired: 06/13/24
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