While our focus is on proudly raising, conserving,
and promoting quality Registered Painted Desert
Sheep and Registered Wiltshire Horn Sheep, we
produce and keep a few purely commercial sheep.
The baa's have quieted.  No longer heard in the barn.  The fleeting glimpse of  the Guardian Dogs
as they race from one pasture corner to another - forever on alert to protect the flock - is no more.

At Rafter SB/Iron Diamond Farm, life changes and we have had to say goodbye to our farm in
Ohio. We had searched across the nation, bringing the best genetics home. And now it is time to
say goodbye.  While we still own stock, we ano longer live and work and dream in Ohio. Our
bloodlines continue from Massachusetts to Texas and one day, maybe, one day, the baas will be

Please enjoy the pictures of our sheep, past and present and our beloved guardians