Lamb and mutton are both animals from the sheep species. The terms lamb and mutton are applied to both male and female animals. When marketed, sheep up to twelve months of age are called lamb.

This Module provides descriptive diagrams and graphics that serve as a guide in the development of hands-on skills for processing Lamb.

Lamb topics include:

  • Lamb Marketing Boards
  • Lamb and Mutton Definitions
  • Grading Requirements
  • Fabrication of Primal and Sub-primal Cuts
  • Internal Organs
  • Spicing