KSWPA>> Sheeprofit Day
Sheeprofit Day is back!
Selection and Management of Replacement Stock
Date: May 24, 2018
Location: C. Oran Little Research Center Sheep Unit, 1171 Midway Road (U.S. Highway 62), Versailles, KY, 40383.
Check-In: 3:30 to 4:00 p.m. EDT.
Program: 4:00-6:00pm E.D.T.
Questions: Dr. Don Ely, 859-257-2717
You can still register at the door!
The keynote speaker will be Mr. Warren Beeler, Director of the Governor’s Office of Agriculture Policy. He will discuss “What’s the Future for Kentucky’s Sheep Industry?” This address will be followed by a lamb dinner.
Presentations will include:
Selection Based on Genetics, Performance, and Visual Appraisal
Debra Aaron: Professor, Animal and Food Sciences
Endre Fink: Manager, UK Sheep Unit
Ann Leed: Academic Program Coordinator, Animal and Food Sciences
Management from Birth Through First Lambing
Don Ely: Professor, Animal and Food Sciences
Frank Berry: Research Coordinator, UK Sheep Unit
Breeding sheep for sale!
Time will be available to see:
ewes with April-born lambs,
ewes in breeding groups for fall lambing,
artificial lamb rearing,
finishing market lambs,
a stud ram battery, and
breeding sheep for sale.