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Sheep 101 Program, UMaine Cooperative Extension Aroostook County, Presque Isle

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

| Free

The University of Maine will be hosting Sheep 101, a new sheep farmers workshop, beginning Nov. 5 in five counties. The workshop is designed to educate new sheep farmers or anyone wanting to learn more about sheep breed selection, husbandry, health, nutrition, reproduction, housing, and handling. Dr. Colt Knight will go over basics of sheep production, and also provide insight on the lamb market in the USA. This workshop will cover basics in lamb preparation, especially some easy Do’s and Don’ts that make preparing delicious leg of lamb easy. The workshop will end with a freshly prepared leg of lamb lunch/dinner complete with a carving demonstration.

Details

Date:
November 8
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Presque Isle
57 Houlton Road
Presque Isle, ME 04769 United States

Organizer

Linda Trickey
Phone:
207.532.6548
Email:
linda.trickey@maine.edu

Other

Sponsor
University of Maine Cooperative Extension