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
2013r
2014r
2015r
2016r
2017r
2018p
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
87.8
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
14.8
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
32.8
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
140.0
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
16.7
July 1
('000 Head)
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012r
2013r
2014r
2015r
2016r
2017p
Rams
5.3
5.2
5.0
4.4
4.6
4.8
5.0
5.2
5.2
4.9
4.8
4.8
4.6
Ewes
103.5
103.6
93.4
91.1
88.9
89.9
92.6
91.6
91.4
90.2
89.4
90.1
88.8
Replacement Lambs
19.0
16.0
16.1
12.1
12.8
14.2
15.1
14.9
15.3
14.2
16.0
17.0
17.3
Market Lambs
111.2
103.2
94.5
85.4
82.7
86.1
90.3
89.3
92.1
90.7
86.8
83.1
83.3
TOTAL
239.0
228.0
209.0
193.0
189.0
195.0
203.0
201.0
204.0
200.0
197.0
195.0
194.0
Total as % of Canada
20.1
19.8
18.8
17.7
17.1
17.7
17.8
17.8
18.3
18.6
18.7
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 March 16, 2018.