Getting Started with Sheep “The Basics” Workshop
This is a two-day course covering the basics of the sheep industry. It is designed for those who are looking at getting into sheep and those who are already in the business on the beginner level.
The cost is $195 plus GST per person or $340 plus GST for a couple. This includes the manual which contains all the power point presentations and is filled with information on the sheep industry and sheep production.
Payment in full is required upon registration. Class size is limited to allow for a good interactive learning experience.
Location: Saskatoon Inn , 2002 Airport Drive, Saskatoon, SK.
Please register by completing the form below, phoning the Saskatchewan Sheep Development Board at (306) 933-5200, or email: [email protected]
Workshop topics include:
- Industry / Saskatchewan Sheep Development Board Introduction
- Basic Economics
- Purchasing your Flock
- Behavior and Facilities
- Health Management
- Lambing Management
- Shearing and Wool
- Regulations and Programs
In-class videos will be shown to cover the following topics:
- Saskatchewan Sheep Industry Promotional Video
- Checking Teeth
- Condition Scoring
- Ear Tagging
- Finishing Lambs
- Foot Trimming