MU Extension events calendar
Professional development events
Southern Missouri Sheep and Goat Conference
Saturday, May 10, 2014, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Thayer Elementary School Gym
365 East Walnut, Thayer MO map...
University of Missouri Extension and Lincoln University Cooperative Extension (LUCE) will host a seminar for sheep and goat producers. Topics covered at the seminar include tips and strategies to make sheep and goat producers more successful on their operation.
Guest speakers for the program are Dr. Jodie Pennington, Region Extension Specialist—Small Ruminants, LUCE, and Mark Kennedy, Grazing Consultant and Retired State Grassland Conservationist.
BUB Ranch Buying Station, Koshkonong, MO, has partnered with Oregon County Extension to bring you this informative program.
The meeting will cover the following topics: Selection of Breeding Stock, Production of Hair and Wool Sheep, Health and Diseases of Sheep and Goat, panel of sheep and goat producers, Marketing, and Forages for Small Ruminants.
Contact the Oregon County Extension Office at 417-778-7490.
Lunch and reference materials included with registration.