Type
Crossword
Description

Mature female sheep EWE
Mature male sheep (can reproduce) RAM
Castrated male goat & sheep WETHER
Immature, young sheep (under one year) LAMB
Sheep from 1 year old until 2 years old YEARLING
Group of goats HERD
Group of sheep FLOCK
Mature male goat BUCK
Mature female goat DOE
A goat from birth to 6 months of age KID
Immature female goat DOELING
Immature male goat BUCKLING
Soft, curly hair/fur of the sheep WOOL
Wool cut from sheep (usually in one piece) FLEECE
To remove wool SHEAR
To remove tail DOCK
Breeds of sheep with very little wool on their face OPEN FACE
Breeds of sheep with a lot of wool on their face (condition) WOOL BLINDNESS
Area sheep are kept when about to give birth (maternity area) JUG
Species of sheep OVINE
Latin term for goats CAPRINE
Giving birth to lambs LAMBING
The process of giving birth KIDDING
Group of ewes lambing at the same time DROP BAND
Meat from a goat CHEVON
Meat from older sheep (older then 24 months) MUTTON
Period when ewe will allow the ram to breed her, most sheep are seasonal breeders (fall) SEASON

Livestock Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Another term for cattle Bovine
mature female bovine Cow
Mature male cattle bull
baby bovine calf
female bovine that has not had offspring heifer
castrated male cattle steer
meat from baby bovine veal
another term for goats caprine
mature female goat doe
mature male goat buck
Offspring of a goat kid
castrated male goat/sheep wether
another term for horses equine
mature female horse mare
male horse still intact stallion
baby horse (can be male or female) foal
baby female horse filly
baby male horse colt
castrated male horse gelding
mature female pig sow
mature male swine boar
baby swine piglet
female pig that has not had offspring gilt
castrated male pig barrow
meat from pigs is called pork
Another term for sheep Ovine
mature female ovine ewe
mature male ovine ram
baby sheep lamb
meat from mature sheep mutton
meat from cattle beef

Sheep/Goat Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Male Goat Billy
vegetation, such as twigs Browse
Another name of male goat Buck
a soft pliant leather prepared from the skin of the chamois or from sheepskin Chammy
When the animal is kept alone Confinement methond
Removal of the tail Docking
forcibly administer a drug in liquid form orally Drenching
Female sheep Ewe
When the animal is free to roam Farm flock mehod
a young kid kid
goats giving birth kidding
a young sheep lamb
nutrients for sheep lamb feeding
Sheep giving birth lambing
Meat from sheep over 1 year of age Mutton
A female goat nanny
a lamb who loses it mother orphaned lamb
when a group animals of the same species are kept together purebreed flock
an uncastrated male sheep ram
sheep production when they are young range band method
a castrated ram wether
fabric from sheep wool

Sheep and Goat Production Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A male sheep that is under one year of age ram lamb
Black faced sheep SHUFFOLK
A castrated male sheep (or goat) WETHER
Goat breed originally from the alps ALPINE
Sheep breed originally from the island of Texel texel
south african breed of goat boer
Predator notorious for attacking sheep and goats (hint: the boy who cried..) wolves
Mature ovine at least one year of age sheep
Male goat over one year of age buck
Male goat less than one year old buckling
Female goat over one year of age doe
South African breed of sheep dorper
Female sheep that is at least one year of age ewe
A group of sheep or goats flock
Baby goat of either sex kid
Goat breed created by cross breeding kiko
Newly born lamb lambkin
Popular world wide for wool and fleece lincoln
another word for sheep meat mutton
Goat breed that originated in England nubian

Livestock Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

an adult female swine sows
a young pig. piglet
an uncastrated domestic male pig boar
A young female swine, generally under 12 months of age, who has not yet farrowed. gilt
a litter of pigs. farrow
a penning system which has an area for the sow and areas for the pigs farrowing crates
the intentional removal of part of an animal's tail or, sometimes, ears. dock
done on new born baby pigs for the purpose of identification. ear notching
a mmethod of supplementing the diet of young livestock, primarily in beef calves creep feed
a person who tends and rears sheep. shepherd
the fine soft curly or wavy hair forming the coat of a sheep wool
a young sheep. lamb
the flesh of sheep, especially mature sheep, used as food. mutton
a female sheep. ewe
an uncastrated male sheep. ram
the birth of lambs on a farm. lambing
cut the wool off (a sheep or other animal). shearing
the long, silky hair of the angora goat. mohair
the flesh of goats as food; goat meat. chevon
Lactation describes the secretion of milk from the mammary glands and the period of time that a mother lactates to feed her young lactation period
young goats kids

Animal Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most important feeding item(nutrient) water
latin name for sheep ovine
female sex hormone estrogen
producing milf after a calf is born freshening
70% of calcium in U.S. foods comes from this dairy
a common milk product yogurt
male sex hormone testosterone
latin name for horse equine
castrated male horse gelding
ewe female with lambs
intact male ram
neutered male steer
4 compartmental stomach Ruminant system
foundation for feed (cattle) forage
young female and male in poulty pullet
castrated male in poultry capon
female before calving heifer
newborn pig piglet
male pig that has been casturated barrow
giving birth(swine) farrowing
used to identify each animal and the litter it's from ear notches
meat from swine pork
male swine boar
intact male billy/buck
young female goat doeling
mature male (+4 years) stallion

LIVESTOCK TERMS Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An un-castrated male cow Bull
A young cow Calf
A young female cow Heifer
Castrated male cow Steer
A young goat Kid
A castrated male goat Wether
A female goat Nanny
A sexually mature male goat Billy
A young, castrated male pig Barrow
A sexually mature male pig Boar
A young female pig Gilt
A mature pig(120+ Lbs Hog
A young pig Piglet
a mature female pig sow
A female sheep Ewe
A sheep less than one year of age Lamb
A male sheep Ram
A male horse under the age of four Colt
A female horse under the age of four Filly
An adult male horse Stallion
An adult female horse Mare

Livestock Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the name of a mature female in the cattle industry? Cow
What is the name of an immature female in the cattle industry? Heifer
What is the name of a mature male in the cattle industry? Bull
What is the name of a castrated male in the cattle industry? Steer
What is the name of the offspring in the cattle industry? Calf
What is the name of the mature female in the swine industry? Sow
What is the name of the young female in the swine industry? Gilt
What is the name of the mature male in the swine industry? Boar
What is the name of the castrated male in the swine industry? Barrow
What is the name of the agricultural product that we get from swine? Pork
What is the name of the mature female in the sheep industry? Ewe
What is the immature female in the sheep industry called? ewelamb
What are the offspring in the swine industry called? piglet
What is the castrated male sheep and goat? wether
What is the name of the mature male in the sheep industry? Ram
What is the mature female in the goat industry? Doe
What is the young female in the goat industry called? doekid
What is the name of the mature male in the goat industry? buck
What is the name of the mature male in the poultry industry? rooster
What is the name of the mature female in the poultry industry? Hen
What is the name of the young female in the poultry industry? pullet
What is the 3 letter word agricultural product that we get from poultry? egg
What are the offspring in the poultry industry called? chick
What are the castrated male poultry called? capon
What agricultural product do we get from the goat industry? chevon
What are the offspring called in the sheep industry? lamb
What are the offspring called in the goat industry? kid

AG Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the act of giving birth parturition
scientific name for swine porcine
a young horse of either sex, up to 1yr of age foal
a baby female ovine ewe lamb
a male bovine, of any age, that has not been castrated bull
scientific name for sheep ovine
scientific name for goat caprine
pregnancy in porcine "giving birth" farrowing
meat from swine pork
a male sheep, or lamb, that has not been castrated ram
a young female swine that has not farrowed, and is not showing any signs of pregnancy gilt
scientific name for cattle bovine
meat from cattle beef
a young sheep lamb

Unit 30 Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

are females of the swine family sows
young member of the swine family piglet
male member of the swine family boar
female pig that has not given birth gilt
to give birth to baby pigs farrow
a specially made cage or pen in which sine give birth farrowing crate
to remove all but 1 inch of the tail dock
a system of permanently marking animals for identification ear notching
feed provided to supplement milk from their mothers creep feed
those who take care of sheep shepards
a modified hair with surperior insulating qualities wool
a young sheep lamb
meat from a mature sheep mutton
female of the sheep family ewe
male of the sheep family ram
to give birth to a sheep lambing
the process of removing wool from the sheep shearing
hair from angora goats mohair
goat meat chevon
the time which an animal produces milk lactation period
young goats kids

Introduction Agricultural Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

breeding male hog boar
chicken about 7 weeks of age broiler
young female cow heifer
mature female horse mare
group of offspring born at the same time by one sow litter
correct term for a baby goat kid
domestic birds raised for meat and eggs poultry
four compartment stomach ruminants
mature male chicken rooster
mature female hog sow
group of animals with similar appearance and ancestry breed
young animal of the bovine species calf
cow that is not producing milk dry cow
female goat doe
male goat buck
farm animals livestock
castrated male bovine steer
female sheep at least 1 year of age ewe
male sheep under a year of age ram lamb