Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association Shepherds’ Clinic, February 4, 2017.
This annual workshop continues to be one of the largest educational events for sheep producers and 4-H & FFA youth in the upper Midwest. The 2017 Shepherds’ Clinic has expanded to include goats as well as sheep.
Themes of the Shepherds’ Clinicwill focus on Profitability—Sustainability—Genetics/Reproduction/Flock Health and Youth Education. The keynote speaker is Susan Schoenian, Sheep and Goat Specialist, at the Western Maryland Research & Education Center, University of Maryland Extension. Schoenian is a nationally known expert specializing in profitable & sustainable sheep and goat production systems.
Additional speakers include Dr. Justin Luther, UW-River Falls, Maria Bendixon, Chippewa Valley Technical College, Marlin & Cammy Subra, sheep producers, and Tim Jergenson, UW-Extension-Barron County.
This year represents the 25th Annual Grazing Conference. During this momentous occassion, we will take a retrospective look at the past 25 years' achievements and salute those who have contributed to the successful accomplishments of GrassWorks. There is great potential for innovation and growth in grazing and GrassWorks is at the leading edge. Click here to download brochure. Click here to register now.