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2018 Lambing School

Co-sponsored by Oregon Sheep Growers Association & OSU Extension Service

Saturday, January 20, 2018 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

PRESENTED BY: Gene Pirelli, Oregon State University Extension, Dr. Paul Bailey, Bailey Veterinary Clinic & John Fine

This is an excellent opportunity to learn how to increase your odds of getting live lambs on the ground and off to a good start!  This school will be held in a commercial sheep lambing barn, so there will be ample hands-on opportunities. 


Ewes: Lambing problems, obstetrics, grafting, foot trimming and health.

 Lambs: Castration, docking, vaccinations, and emergency situations as they arise.

The school will also include discussions on sheep nutrition and facilities.  Participants are also asked to wear warm, appropriate barn clothing and bring clean rubber boots!  All footwear will be disinfected beforeentering the barn.

 Cost: $40 per person.  The school will be limited to 12 participants. Selection for the school will be based on the first 12 registered.  Preference will be given to those attending for the first time. Lunch will be provided with registration.

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: Monday, January 15, 2018 (Or until the class is filled)

To register for the class, please fill out the form enclosed in this">http://extension.oregonstate.edu/douglas/sites/default/files/lambingschool_2018.pdf">this flyer.

For more details on the Lambing School please call John Fine at 541-673-0369 or email at johnandpeggyfine@charter.net. 

John Fine
johnandpeggyfine at charter.net
Ext Douglas County Offc
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