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Bert J. Harris Agriculture Center

Conference Room # 2

4509 George Boulevard

Sebring, FL 33875

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UF/IFAS Highlands County Extension is hosting a practical and hands on workshop to help YOU learn more about your small ruminant friends!

Agenda:

9am – Registration

9:30 – 10 AM- Small ruminant nutrition fundamentals

10:00 – 10:30 AM- Diseases of sheep and goats

10:30 – 10:45 AM - Break

10:45 – 11:15 AM - Poisonous plants

11:15 – 11:45 AM - Marketing and alternative services for sheep and goat producers

11:45 – 12:30 PM - Lunch (provided)

12:30 – 1:00 PM - Cool season forages and annual forage

1:00 – 2:00 PM – Demos

  • Hoof trimming
  • FAMACHA
  • Body Condition Scoring for meat and dairy animals

2:00 – 2:30 PM – Evaluation and adjourn


Program registration fees will be used to purchase snacks, lunch, and materials for program participants.

For more details and registration please call UF/IFAS Extension Highlands County at 863-402-6540.

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Sebring, FL 33875

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