Sheep and Lambs on Farms in Alberta

 
 
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Sheep and Lambs on Farms in Alberta
January 1
('000 Head)
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018r
Rams
5.2
5.3
4.5
4.8
4.4
4.8
4.9
4.9
4.8
4.7
4.7
4.6
4.6
Ewes
96.1
97.0
84.3
87.3
86.0
90.8
91.5
92.3
91.5
89.2
88.5
88.0
90.0
Replacement Lambs
12.5
12.9
11.6
11.6
9.9
13.4
14.4
15.2
14.8
14.2
14.4
14.3
14.5
Market Lambs
37.2
38.8
33.6
33.3
40.7
42.0
43.2
45.6
41.9
37.9
33.4
31.1
29.9
TOTAL
151.0
154.0
134.0
137.0
141.0
151.0
154.0
158.0
153.0
146.0
141.0
138.0
139.0
Total as % of Canada
16.9
17.4
15.8
16.2
16.5
17.2
17.4
17.7
17.8
17.7
17.3
17.0
16.8
July 1
('000 Head)
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018p
Rams
5.2
5.0
4.4
4.6
4.8
5.0
5.2
5.2
4.9
4.8
4.8
4.6
4.7
Ewes
103.6
93.4
91.1
88.9
89.9
92.6
91.6
91.4
90.2
89.4
90.1
89.8
91.4
Replacement Lambs
16.0
16.1
12.1
12.8
14.2
15.1
14.9
15.3
14.2
16.0
17.0
17.3
17.5
Market Lambs
103.2
94.5
85.4
82.7
86.1
90.3
89.3
92.1
90.7
86.8
83.1
82.3
83.4
TOTAL
228.0
209.0
193.0
189.0
195.0
203.0
201.0
204.0
200.0
197.0
195.0
194.0
197.0
Total as % of Canada
19.8
18.8
17.7
17.1
17.7
17.8
17.8
18.3
18.6
18.7
18.5
18.5
18.5
Note: Data Subject to Revision
Sources:

Statistics Canada,
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry
 
 
 
 
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This information published to the web on March 3, 2017.
Last Reviewed/Revised on August 24, 2018.