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2015 Sheep and Goat Webinar Series

January 22nd, 2015 · No Comments

Ohio State University Extension will be offering its Sheep and Goat Webinar Series again this year, focusing on “Tips for Productivity Improvement. Every Monday evening in February from 7-9 p.m. remote location throughout the state will host viewings of the webinar for that week. Locations and contacts for locations are listed below. Depending on the viewing location a reservation may be requested.

Series Dates and Topics

Feb. 2 – “Tips for Fine-Tuning your Flock/Herd FAMACHA Program.” Speaker: Clif Little, Ohio State University Extension, Guernsey County Agriculture and Natural Resources Educator.

Feb. 9 –  “Tips for Managing Major Sheep and Goat Diseases: OPP, CAE, Caseous Lymphadenitis, Johnes, Scrapie and Cache Valley Virus.” Speaker: Dr. Eric Gordon, Associate Professor, Ohio State Veterinary Clinical Medicine.

Feb. 16 – “Tips for Reducing Feed Losses From Silage and Hay.” Speaker: Dr. Bill Weiss, Ohio State Animal Sciences.

Feb. 23 – “Tips for Improving Lambing and Kidding Percentages: Management, Genetics and Selection.” Speaker: Susan Schoenian, University of Maryland Small Ruminant Specialist.

Follow ohiosheep.org or sheep.osu.edu for program changes and additional sites.

Remote Webinar Locations

Carroll County, Carroll County Extension Office, 613 North High Street, Carrollton, OH 44620 Site Coordinator, Sandy Smith, 330-627-4310, smith.10015@osu.edu

Coshocton County, Coshocton County Extension Office, 724 South 7th St., Coshocton, OH 43812 Site Coordinator, Emily Adams, 740-622-2265, adams.661@osu.edu

Coshocton County, TMK – New Bedford Store, 33874 St. Rt. 643, Fresno, OH 43824 Site Coordinator, Don Brown, 330-897-4320, don.pllc@gmail.com

Hancock County, Hancock County Extension Office, 7868 County Rd. 140, Findlay, OH 45840 Site Coordinator, Ed Lentz, 419-422-3851, lentz.38@osu.edu

Hardin County, Hardin County Extension Office, 1021 W. Lima St., Kenton, OH 43326 Site Coordinator, Mark Badertscher, 419-674-2297, badertscher.4@osu.edu 

Knox County, Knox County Extension Office, 160 Columbus Rd. Mt. Vernon, OH 43050 Site Coordinator, Sabrina Schirtzinger, 740-397-0401, schirtzinger.55@osu.edu 

Morrow County, Morrow County Extension Office, 871 W. Marion Rd., Mt. Gilead, OH 43338 Site Coordinator, Jeff McCutcheon, 419-947-1070, mccutcheon.30@osu.edu 

OSU Extension Regional Office and ERS Center, 16714 St. Rt. 215, Caldwell, OH 43724 Site Coordinator, Clif Little, Guernsey County, 740-489-5300, little.16@osu.edu Site Coordinator, Mark Landefeld, Monroe County, 740- 472-0810, landefeld.6@osu.edu Site Coordinator, Bre Pye, Noble County, 740-732-5681, pye.13@osu.edu Site Coordinator, Levi Morrow, Washington County, 740-376-7431, morrow.169@osu.edu Site Coordinator, Chris Penrose, Morgan Co., 740-962-4854, penrose.1@osu.edu 

Ross County, Ross County Service Center, 475 Western Ave, Chillicothe, OH 45601. Site Coordinator, Chris Bruynis, 740-702-3200, bruynis.1@osu.edu

Wayne County, OARDC, Room 130 Research Services, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster, OH 44691 Site Coordinator, Rory Lewandowski, 330-264-8722, lewandowski.11@osu.edu 

Williams County, Williams County Extension Office, 1425 East High St. Bryan, OH 43506 Site Coordinator, Flo Chirra, 419-636-5608, chirra.1@osu.edu

View at home. If you prefer to view at your own own contact Jeff McCutcheon, Morrow County ANR Extension Educator at mccutcheon.30@osu.edu. There is a $20 service fee to view at home.

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