Saturday, August 4, 2007

2007 World Sheep & Wool Congress

Me (center) and Dee Dee Allen (left) posing with a Katahdin ram at a farm in MexicoRecently, I attended the 8th annual World Sheep & Wool Congress in Querétaro, Mexico. The congress is held every three years. It draws participants and speakers from all over the world.

The first several days of the 2007 congress featured a scientfic program and other special activities. Farm tours took place mid-week, with four farms to choose from. The last several days of the congress featured a multi-breed sheep show and trade show.

The next congress will be held in Sidney, Australia in 2010.

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