The decline in sheep and lamb numbers in the U.S. can be attributed to multiple reasons and causes. Did you find any of these reasons or causes surprising? Why or why not? Conversely, goat numbers in

The decline in sheep and lamb numbers in the U.S. can be attributed to multiple reasons and causes. Did you find any of these reasons or causes surprising? Why or why not? Conversely, goat numbers in the U.S. are increasing. Do some research and discuss why goats are gaining popularity. Lastly, name two things you learned or found interesting during your tour of the OSU Sheep Center.

2 things interested are the sound of the sheep shouting together, and watching the tools they use for them

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Rubric (1)Rubric (1)CriteriaRatingsPtsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeContentKey issues and questions from the prompt are identified and answered. Incorporates a critical level of thinking. Reflects on course materials (i.e. readings, lectures, lab, etc.) and utilizes factually correct information in order to provide a quality response.7.0 to >5.0 ptsExcellent5.0 to >3.0 ptsAverage3.0 to >0.0 ptsNeeds Improvement0.0 ptsDid Not Complete7.0 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeGrammarProper sentence structure is used and sentences make sense/flow together. Provides clear, concise comments formatted in an easy to read style. Free of grammatical or spelling errors.2.0 ptsExcellent1.0 ptsAverage0.0 ptsNeeds Improvement2.0 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeFormatMust be typed! Minimum of 1 page in length, but does not exceed 3 pages. 1 inch margins, 12 point font, double spaced. Only student name appears at the top.1.0 ptsExcellent0.0 ptsDid Not Follow Format1.0 ptsTotal Points: 10.0