Northern Maine Sheep Producers

sheep in barnAnnual Sheep & Goat Health Seminar
Saturday, May 12, 2018
8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
UMaine Extension Presque Isle office
57 Houlton Rd, Presque Isle, Maine

8:30 AM: Registration

8:45 AM: Reproduction Essentials, Dr. Jim Weber, UMaine, Assessing Breeding Soundness, Preparation, Flushing & Culling

10:00 AM: Break — Coffee & Donuts

10:15 AM: Farm Recordkeeping Tips & Tricks & Methods of Direct Marketing, Donna Coffin, UMaine Extension

12:00 PM: Lunch

12:30 PM: Optimal Nutrition for Reproductive Success, Dr. Colt Knight UMaine Extension

2:00 PM: Regulations Update, Cindy Kilgore, ME Dept. of Agriculture, Conservation & Forestry

2:45 PM: Livestock Guardian Animals

3:15 PM: Wrap-up & Adjourn

Seminar and lunch are free and open to the public. To help insure an accurate lunch count, please RSVP to
Emily Dow 532.6548 or before May 7.