Meat Sheep Alliance of Florida
FAMACHA TRAINING AND BEGINNING SHEPHERD WORKSHOPS
May 12, 2018
Calovine Farm, 15205 W. Hwy 316, Williston FL 32696
$25 Famacha Fee and Pre Registration
10 AM – 12PM Famacha/Parasite Control – Sally Mangra, Certified Famacha Instructor Parasites are our biggest threat, and there is new information on deworming strategies, and a product for effective coccidiosis control.
12 PM to 1 PM Lamb Lunch (and Hot Dogs)
Free to MSA Members, All Others $10 For Lunch
Beginning Shepherd Workshops:
1 PM – 2 PM Amy Whicker, IFAS – Drawing Blood/Anal Sample Demo
2 PM – 4 PM Basic Sheep Care With Sheep Available For Hands On Learning – Hoof Trimming, Breeding, Lambing, Nutrition for the various stages of growth and pregnancy, How to avoid pregnancy problems; Round Table Q&A.
These workshops are invaluable for beginners, and experienced producers. There are always new things to learn, and ideas to share to help each other stay ahead of trouble. Ideas on workshops are always welcome, so please let us know what you’d like to learn. We look forward to seeing you!
If you have questions please call 352-528-4843. Thank you!