Howard Wyman Sheep Industry Leadership School returns to Ohio State University in July 2016
Participants 20 years of age or older who are interested in all aspects of sheep production and marketing have until May 1, to register for the July 10-14, 2016 Howard Wyman Sheep Industry Leadership School, to be held at Ohio State University (OSU), in Columbus, Ohio. This intense four-day program will incorporate site tours of exceptional Ohio sheep operations with the Lamb 509 short course taught by Roger High and Dr. Henry Zerby of OSU.
In addition to the site tours, participants will spend one full day in the OSU Meat Labs learning about carcass grading, performing hands-on fabrication of carcasses and processing of meat products.
Interested individuals must complete an application form. Applications will be reviewed and 32 participants selected to attend the 2016 school. Though there is no fee to apply, a registration fee of $200 is required once you have been notified. NLFA provides meals, lodging and tour-related expenses. Participants are responsible for their own travel to and from the school location.
Applicants may apply electronically by visiting the NLFA web site: www.nlfa-sheep.org/leadership.html or an application may be downloaded and returned by mail or fax, but applications must be received by May 1, 2016. For more information, call the NLFA office at 503.364.5462 or email email@example.com.