Tuesday, July 24, 2012

2012 Cornell Sheep & Goat Symposium

The 2012 Cornell Sheep & Goat Symposium will be held Saturday, October 27 in Morrison Hall on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, New York.

On Friday, October 26, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., there will be a pre-symposium hands-on practical day (advance sign-up required) for novice sheep and goat farmers at the Cornell Sheep Farm in Harford, New York. The cost is $10/person (including lunch).

Additionally, a field necropsy workshop (advanced sign-up required) will be held at the Cornell Sheep Farm from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Friday for farmers who have registered for Saturday’s Sheep & Goat Symposium. This workshop is geared towards farmers with some experience.

For more information and to register online, go to http://www.sheep.cornell.edu/calendar/sgsymposium/.

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