The mission of the Cornell Teaching & Research Center Sheep Farm is to evaluate economical methods of managing a highly productive flock to provide sheep for research, teaching, and extension programs. Knowledge gained by testing feeding, breeding, housing, and health management options for the flock is transmitted to farmers through the extension and teaching parts of the Cornell Sheep Program.
The farm is located about 5 miles south
of Dryden, NY on Slaterville
Road off of Route 38 near Harford (click
for map). Approximate address is 440 Slaterville Rd, Dryden, NY 13053. It is the home of 250 Dorset, 75 Finnsheep, 325
Finn x Dorset, and 100 1/4 East Friesian X 3/4 Dorset ewes. Click here for an aerial photogrpah.