Eweprofit I school will be held Thursday, June 5, 2014 at the University of Kentucky C. Oran Little Research Center Sheep Unit. The center is located at 1171 Midway Rd., Versailles, KY.
This school is designed for new and prospective sheep producers, although veteran producers are welcome to come and hone their shepherding skills. Topics of discussion, demonstration, and hands-on for Eweprofit I are internal parasite control, foot care, body condition scoring ewes, breeding soundness examination of rams, and preparing ewes for breeding in August/September.
The school begins at 10 a.m. (EDT), with lunch on your own from 12 to 1 p.m., and will conclude at 3 p.m. (EDT). There is no official pre-registration or fee for Eweprofit I. However, the school does ask that participants call or email Dr. Don Ely at 859-257-2717, firstname.lastname@example.org prior to June 4 to verify attendance.