Agenda

Registration                                  8:30-9:00am                          

Association Meetings                      9:00-9:45am                            KSWPA-
                                                                                                   KGPA- 

Make It With Wool                          9:00am                                   

Break                                            9:45-10:00am

Welcome                                       10:00-10:10am                         Bill Decker                

GOAP/Ag industry update               10:10-10:45                          Warren Beeler           

Marketing Update                            10:45-11:15am                         Tess Caudill                 

Pasture  Management                       11:15-12:15                            Dr. Teutsch                  

Lunch                                                 12:15-1:15pm                           
Make it With Wool Show                       1:00-1:15pm                             

Break                                                 1:15-1:30pm

Replacement Sale Promo                   1:30-1:50                              Kelley Yates                

KY Fiber Marketing                            1:50-2:15                        Sarabeth Parido             

 

Wet Lab                               2:15-3:15/3:20-4:20pm                Sarah Welsh                      
Forages                                2:15-3:15/3:20-4:20pm                Dr. Teutsch               

FAMACHA                            3:20-4:20pm                               Dr. Beth Johnson    



Keynote Speakers:

















Warren Beeler, Director of the Governor's Office of Ag Policy

Register for Make It With Wool


Become a Sponsor!

Platinum Sponsor $250

  • Prominent Vendor Space
  • Banner ad on website with link to your site
  • Prominent recognition during all Summit events
  • Highlighted in Conference program as a sponsor

Gold Sponsor $150

  • Vendor space
  • Listing on website with link to your site
  • Recognition during luncheon
  • Listing in Conference program as a sponsor

Silver Sponsor $100

  • Vendor space
  • Listing on website with link to your site
  • Listing in Conference program as a sponsor

Bronze Sponsor $25

  • Listing on website with link to your site
  • Listing in the Conference program as a sponsor


* KSGDO gladly accepts in-kind donations from individuals or businesses that would like to contribute.  KSGDO will of course reciprocate with the same sponsor privileges as listed above.  Examples of in-kind donations are: luncheon supplies, beverages and snacks for breaks, table decorations, any item that will offset the costs and contribute to the overall success of the Summit.

     

Members of the Kentucky Sheep and Wool Producers Association or the Kentucky Goat Producers Association that have a paid status for 2017 may deduct $50.00 from a Platinum, Gold or Silver sponsorship donation.   Membership to either organization is $30 or $50 for a dual membership. 

Dr. Chris Teutsch, University of Kentucky Forage Specialist

Workshops:

Animal Wet Lab- an interactive hands on learning experience with multiple species represented. Tissue and bone will be on display to help expand your knowledge of animal health and disease process. Guests will be able to put on gloves and calculate gestational age of a fetus, learn how to age cattle by their teeth, and look at multiple internal & external parasites.  Presented by Sarah Welsh from the University of Kentucky Veterinary Diagnostic Center.

Forages- Learn how to properly implement forages into your operation. Presented by Dr. Chris Teutsch, University of Kentucky Forage Specialist

FAMACHA Certification- Learn how to properly use inner eyelids to determine anemia caused by internal parasite. Presented by Dr. Beth Johnson, DVM, Kentucky State Veterinary Office. Requires Pre-Registration!



2017 Annual Producer Conference

When: October 7, 2017; check-in starts at 8:30am (CT)

Where: L.D. Brown Ag Expo Center, Bowling Green, KY (click here for directions)

Cost: $25/person or $40/couple, children 12 and under are free