Upcoming Sheep & Goat Opportunities

Ewe Profit School

When: October 13, 2015

Where: University of Kentucky Sheep Unit (1171 Midway Rd. Versailles, KY)

Designed for new and prospective sheep producers. Topics and demonstrations include:

  • Internal parasite control
  • Foot care
  • Body condition scoring ewes
  • Breeding soundness exam of rams
  • Lambing

Begins at 10am (EST) with lunch on your own. Class ends at 3pm.

For more information or to register, call or email Dr. Don Ely (859) 257-2717 or dely@uky.edu by October 9th.


2015 Annual Producer Conference – Direct Marketing in the U.S.

When: October 17, 2015; registration starts at 8:30am, Program begins at 9am (EST)

Where: Kentucky State University Research Farm in ​Frankfort, KY (1252 Mills Lane, Frankfort, KY)


Dr. Ken McMillan – Fabricating Goat and Lamb Carcasses for Market and Home

Dr. Frank Pinkerton – National Outlook for Sheep and Goats

Dr. Beth Johnson – Parasite Management & FAMACHA Training

Pre-Conference Workshops & Seminars:

When: October 16, 2015

Where: Kentucky State University Research Farm, Frankfort, KY

  • Cheese Making
  • Soap Making
  • Sertified Sorted Seminar

Register at http://www.kysheepandgoat.org

Price: $20 per person; children 12 & under free

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: