Thursday, August 19, 2010

Virginia Sheep Sales

From Dr. Scott Greiner
Virginia Tech Extension Animal Scientist

Our 35th Annual Virginia Performance Tested Ram Lamb Sale to be held Saturday, Aug 28, 1 p.m. at the Shenendoah Valley Ag Research and Extension Center near Steeles Tavern, Virginia.  As a new addition, we will also offer 30 or so replacement ewe lambs.

A Sheep Field Day educational program starts at 11 AM that morning prior to the sales. There will be approximately 40 ram lambs in the sale. The sale catalog is posted at our VT Sheep Extension site.

Additionally, we will be hosting our 11th Annual Virginia Tech Production sale here on campus (Blacksburg) on Saturday, September 4. We will be selling Suffolk and Dorset ram lambs, as well as Suffolk and Dorset ewe lambs (open).

Catalog and details of the Virginia Tech sheep sale can be found on our web page.

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