Fast Facts

U.S. Sheep Industry Production Information

The American Sheep Industry Association compiled two-page quick reference fact sheets about the sheep and wool industry. All fact sheets are availalbe as pdf files.

Sheep Industry Fast Fact Sheets -- Set of Five

About Sheep Production

About Predator Losses

About American Wool


About American Lamb


About Sheep Ecology



American Wool Fast Fact Sheets -- Set of Six

History of Wool

Processing Wool - Shearing

Processing Wool - Spinning


Characteristics of Wool


Wool Fabrics


Care of Wool