Are you a farmer looking for an easy way to monitor your sheep for breeding? Welcome to our blog about our Sheep Marker Crayon! We're here to help you understand why sheep markers are important, and how to use them.
Sheep Marker Crayons are a great way to identify and manage your sheep breeding program, whether you're a hobby farmer or a large commercial producer. By using the right marker, you can identify individual rams and ewes and keep up with their breeding records.
Keep reading and learn how to get the most out of Carmel’s’ Sheep Marker Crayon!
How does the Sheep Marker Crayon work?
Farmers use Carmel Sheep Markers to easily identify their sheep from other flocks and help manage their lambing ewes. This marker fits into a harness and colors the ewes' back when they mount it.
Is Carmel’s Sheep Marker Crayon weather-resistant?
This marker can be applied to wet or dry wool in cold or hot weather.
What is the Sheep Marker Crayon made of?
This livestock marker is crafted with premium wax and pigments in a range of colors including Red, Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue, and Black.
This unique marker is shaped like a bar of soap in a plastic base with the cotter pin (located under the label), which attaches the crayon to the rams harness, leaving a mark on the ewe's back when mounted. It's made with high-quality wax and pigments, so it can withstand any environment, whether it's spring or winter. Plus, it comes in a variety of colors to use on different rams – Red, Yellow, Orange, Green, Blue, and Black – making it easy to identify your sheep from the rest.
How To Use the Carmel Sheep Marker Crayon
- Insert the sheep marking crayon into the ram harness.
- Fasten with the cotter pin located under the label.
- Fasten harness to ram.
*Use different colors on different rams.
Is the harness secure enough to hold the Sheep Marker Crayon in place?
This marker is designed to be lightweight and fits comfortably on the ram's harness, so you won't have to worry about the marker slipping off during mounting.
We hope you enjoy using our Sheep Marker Crayon for identifying your rams and ewes! With the easy-to-use design and long-lasting color, you can be sure with the Carmel Sheep Marker, you can have peace of mind that your herd is properly identified and monitored! Not baaaaad!
Let us know how the Sheep Marker Crayon worked for you and we wish you the best of luck with your breeding program! We’d love to hear from you, especially if you’re a farmer and have any questions about our livestock products. Please email us and we’ll be sure to get back to you!