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2019 WI Beginning Sheep Shearing School Opportunity – December 7 & 8

Thank you for showing interest in the Beginning Sheep Shearing School presented by the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Wisconsin Sheep Breeders Cooperative. Our school will concentrate on teaching the widely accepted “pattern” of shearing which was first standardized many years ago by the famous Godfrey Bowen. This pattern closely resembles the style commonly used […]


Local Workshop on Farm and Grazing Management

(WINONA, MN) Cattle and sheep producers are encouraged to join us for the Producing for Profit workshop on December 15, 2018 from 10 AM – 3 PM at the Wilson Fire Hall. Dave Pratt of Ranch Management Consultants will be presenting on farm decisions that run your farm sustainably and profitably while continually improving the […]


2018 Beginning Sheep Shearing School

(Arlington, WI) The annual Beginning Sheep Shearing School will be held on Saturday and Sunday, December 1 and 2, 2018 at the Sheep Unit, Arlington Agricultural Research Station, Arlington, WI. The school will cover basic shearing skills including sheep handling, shearing positions, wool handling, and equipment care and maintenance. Cost of the school will be […]