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 […]

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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 […]

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University of North Dakota offering Sheep Shearing and Wool Classing sessions

The Hettinger Research Extension Center is having a difficult time filling the slots needed to run the wool classing school. We have had people from Wisconsin join us in the past, so I am extending the invitation to you all. https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/HettingerREC/2016-sheep-shearing-wool-classing-school Please direct any interested people to Chris Schauer, Christopher.schauer@ndsu.edu   Chris Schauer 701-567-4323 christopher.schauer@ndsu.edu

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Spooner Dairy Sheep Flock – Dispersal Sale Results

Dispersal Sale Results Dairy Sheep Flock, Spooner Agricultural Research Station University of Wisconsin-Madison  It was very sad to see 80 years of sheep research and outreach come to an end with the dispersal of the dairy sheep flock at the Spooner Agricultural Research Station of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison) on October 13, 2016. However, […]

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UW-Dairy Sheep Flock Dispersal Sale Info – October 13, 2016

Information Dairy Sheep Flock Dispersal Sale Spooner Agricultural Research Station College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Wisconsin-Madison http://www.ansci.wisc.edu/Spooner%20Sheep%20Sale.html The Auction 1. The online computer auction will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2016 beginning at 5:00 p.m. Central Time. 2. The auction will be conducted by Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association of Baraboo, […]

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