$225

2021 Moffat County Sheep Shearing School

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Moffat County Fairgrounds - Hog Barn

640 E. Victory Way

Craig, CO 81625

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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This 3-Day Sheep Shearing School provides hands-on, instructed experience in shearing sheep and an introduction to equipment maintenance.

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This 3-Day Sheep Shearing School will provide hands-on, instructed experience in shearing sheep using both hand-held electric shearers and professional shearing machines. Instructors will also cover shearing trouble-shooting and the basics of equipment overview, maintenance and repair. Shearing equipment will be provided and available for use, and participants are encouraged to bring their own equipment if they have it. 

Instructors Doug Rathke and Anthony Steinfeld have a combined 70+ years of shearing experience and they have educated THOUSANDS of shearers, presenting many shearing schools together.

Class will be capped at 20 participants to ensure the most beneficial experience. $225 registration fee covers all instruction, livestock and equipment expenses needed for the class; daily lunches and refreshments are also included. Participants are responsible for all of their own travel, lodging and additional meal expenses.

Thank you to The Colorado Wool Growers Association for sponsoring this event! This allows us offer this course at a discounted price to our students.

Questions? Email jessica.counts@colostate.edu or call the Moffat County Extension Office: (970) 824-9180

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Location

Moffat County Fairgrounds - Hog Barn

640 E. Victory Way

Craig, CO 81625

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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