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Sheep Production 101 Workshop October 13, 2018

August 21, 2018

Hosted by the California Wool Growers Association and UC Davis Dept. of Animal Science Full Agenda and Registration details to be posted in early September on www.californiawoolgrowers.org.

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American Sheep Industry Webinar on Ram Breeding Soundness

July 13, 2018

Join us for a webinar on July 24, 2018 at 7:00 PM CDT. Register now! register.gotowebinar.com/register/3239579461730233090 Presenters: Dr. Cleon Kimberling, DVM Professor Emeritus, Colorado State University Optimal Livestock Services Geri Parsons, CVT Optimal Livestock Services Host: Dr. Jay Parsons, Department of Agricultural Economics University of Nebraska-Lincoln Time: 8:00 PM Eastern; 7:00 PM Central; 6:00 PM [...]

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34th North East Youth Sheep Show July 19 – 22, 2018

April 26, 2018

Make your plans to attend the premier all-breed junior show in the northeast! The 34th North East Youth Sheep Show will be held July 19 – 22, 2018 at the Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, MA. See this flyer for details

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Washington County (NY) Fiber Tour

April 21, 2018

The Washington County Fiber Tour in NYS, north of Albany, is on again for the 26th year, April 28-29. Free. Drive it yourself. Weather good, or weather miserable. You can visit 9 farms and a yarn spinning mill. Check out the Fiber Tour’s facebook page. Since the 1800’s, Washington County, New York, has been a [...]

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Sheep Facility Tour June 4, 2018

April 6, 2018

The Pipestone Lamb and Wool Program, dedicated to changing sheep production to make it more profitable for producers, is excited to offer an idea filled sheep facility tour. The Pipestone Lamb and Wool program offers this tour every other year and this will be the sixth tour offered. The purpose of the tour is to [...]

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National Sheep Improvement Program Workshops May 2-9, 2018

March 23, 2018

National Sheep Improvement Program (NSIP) Workshops are being conducted May 2-9, 2018 in CT, MA, ME, NH, RI and VT. View the attached flyer for more details including registration information. Getting your Genetics Right: Converting Performance Records into Relevant Decision-Making Tools. Topics being covered: Defining and ranking of traits How genetic information, estimated breeding values [...]

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