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Sheep Shearing School to be Held October 1-2, 2011

September 6th, 2011 · No Comments

Do you want to learn to shear sheep or know someone who does?  Do you want to learn to shear sheep so that you can either shear your own flock or you want to learn for a little extra cash? Here is your opportunity!  We are once again offering a Statewide Sheep Shearing School which […]

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Tags: Management · Wool

District Sheep Meetings

January 13th, 2009 · No Comments

Roger High, Ohio Sheep Extension Program Specialist This O.S.U. Extension Coordinated Program is an effort to provide outreach programs in several areas of sheep production. We invite sheep and goat producers from around Ohio to come to one or more of the educational sessions to learn more about different areas of sheep and goat production. […]

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Tags: Economics · Events · Grazing · Health · Management · Marketing · Nutrition · Parasites · Predators · Wool

Coshocton/Tuscarawas Lamb and Fleece Improvement Committee Sheep Shearing School

January 13th, 2009 · No Comments

Mary Thomas, Coshocton/Tuscarawas Lamb and Fleece Improvement Committee Treasurer The Coshocton / Tuscarawas Lamb & Fleece Improvement Committee will be sponsoring a Sheep Shearing School on Friday and Saturday, February 6-7, 2009 from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at River View High School Ag Shop, 26496 SR 60 North, Warsaw, OH 43844. Class size is limited to […]

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Tags: Events · Wool

Why Wool Prices Differ

June 20th, 2008 · No Comments

by Don Van Nostran, Mid-States Wool Growers (Originally Published in Sheep Team Newsletter November 2004) Wool is wool is wool. Unfortunately, this is the feeling of many sheep producers when they look at this secondary product produced by the sheep. However, not all wool is the same and a producer has a big effect on […]

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Tags: Wool