Join UC Davis Sheep and Goat Extension Veterinarian Dr. Rosie Busch, UCCE Livestock Advisor Dan Macon, and the UC Hopland Research and Extension Center shepherd for an in-depth, real-time look at barn and pasture lambing systems.
Over the course of three days, we'll provide real-time information about managing lambing systems, including lambing problems, lamb/ewe nutrition, record-keeping, and lamb survival.
Click here for last years class agenda - we expect the agenda to be similar for 2023.
Limited to 15 participants.
Equity pricing (to suit your budget) from $190-$250. One scholarship available.
This class would suit: Small flock owners. Those who have some experience of lambing or are beginning to work with sheep. Those who work with larger flocks and are involved in the breeding cycle. This class is particularly applicable for those farming in Northern California, particularly Mendocino, Sonoma, Humboldt, Napa, Marin.
Accommodation: Limited low cost accommodation available for additional cost. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.