EWEniversity – A Program for Sheep Producers

Event Information

Date: 

February 5th - March 12th, 2018


Time: 

6:00pm - 9:00pm


Cost: 

$65 per farm EARLY BIRD; $15 extra after January 29


Contact: 

Jennifer Blazek


Phone: 

608-224-3717


Email: 

jennifer.blazek@ces.uwex.edu


This course will cover topics related to profitable sheep production, including breed selection, animal health, lambing management, flock nutrition, marketing opportunities, pastures and grazing management, and economic analysis.

This hands-on program will also include an invitation to summer follow-up meetings at sheep production facilities, such as pasture walks and processing facilities.

The course is intended for producers new to sheep, those thinking about starting a sheep business, or experienced shepherds just looking to re-fresh their information and network with other producers.

Details:

*We will meet every Monday evening between February 5th and March 19th
*March 26th is snow-day
*Light refreshments will be provided
*1 set of materials will be shared among attendees from each farm

Eventbrite - EWEniversity - A Program for Sheep Producers

Event Location

State Bank of Cross Plains – Mount Horeb
1740 Springdale St
Mt Horeb, WI 53572