NOTE: These events held OFF- SITE at a local farm - NOT at fairgrounds
Sheep Shearing School:
Friday, September 28 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Instructors will teach the sheep shearing pattern, discuss animal and wool handling techniques and more. The $125 registration fee covers your copy of a national sheep shearing manual and lunch.
Register through our website in the "classes" tab.
Location: 783 E. Ogemaw Center Road,
West Branch, Michigan 48661
Contact: Jim Bristol: 989-685-3045 or [email protected]
Fall Field Day: Saturday, September 30 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Speakers:Michigan State University's Small Ruminant Specialist and a representative of Byron Seeds LLC will present
- Grazing and sheep economics
- Maximizing pasture seeding mixes
- Tour one intensive grazing model
- Lunch will be served, so please RSVP before September 25
783 E. Ogemaw Center Road, West Branch, Michigan 48661
Please RSVP by phone by September 25th Contact: Jim Bristol: 989-685-3045 or [email protected]