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These TWO events held OFF- SITE at a local farm - NOT at fairgrounds

Sheep Shearing School: Friday, September 27from 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 this website in the "classes" tab above.

                                                                                          Location:    783 E. Ogemaw Center Road, West Branch, Michigan 48661
                                                                                          Contact:      Jim Bristol: 989-685-3045 or [email protected]



Fall Field Day: Satuday, September 28 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Speakers: Michigan State University's Small Ruminant Specialist and a representative of Byron Seeds LLC will present

Topics include:

  • Grazing and sheep economics
  • Maximizing pasture seeding mixes   
  • Fencing
  •   Tour (1) local grazing management area                                                                                                                                                    
  •  Lunch will be served, so please RSVP before September 25

                                                                              Location: 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]