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UMaine Regional Learning Center

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75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States
207.781.6099

December 2021

Winter Care of Small Ruminants (Sheep and Goats) – Dec. 7, Falmouth

December 7 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Join Dr. Colt W. Knight, UMaine Extension Livestock Specialist, for this workshop on best practices for winter care of small ruminants. In this session participants will learn about housing needs of sheep and goats, the nutritional demands of animals in the winter, differences among feeds, and why a properly balanced ration is crucial to animal wellbeing, weight gain, and profitability. We’ll also discuss practical approaches to winter water and shelter management. A light lunch featuring lamb roast will be included…

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Winter Care of Poultry – Dec. 21, Falmouth

December 21 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Join Dr. Colt W. Knight, UMaine Extension Livestock Specialist, for this workshop on best practices for winter care of poultry. In this session participants will learn about housing needs of poultry, the nutritional demands of animals in the winter, differences among feeds, and why a properly balanced ration is crucial to animal wellbeing, weight gain, and profitability. We’ll also discuss practical approaches to winter water and shelter management. Register here. 

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January 2022

Winter Care of Swine – Jan. 4, Falmouth

January 4, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Join Dr. Colt W. Knight, UMaine Extension Livestock Specialist, for this workshop on best practices for winter care of swine. In this session participants will learn about housing needs of swine, the nutritional demands of animals in the winter, differences among feeds, and why a properly balanced ration is crucial to animal wellbeing, weight gain, and profitability. We’ll also discuss practical approaches to winter water and shelter management. This in-person workshop is limited to 20 participants. Register here. 

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Winter Care of Beef, Jan. 18, Falmouth

January 18, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
UMaine Regional Learning Center, 75 Clearwater Drive, Suite 104
Falmouth, ME 04105 United States

Join Dr. Colt W. Knight, UMaine Extension Livestock Specialist, for this workshop on best practices for winter care of beef cattle. In this session participants will learn about housing needs of beef animals, the nutritional demands of animals in the winter, differences among feeds, and why a properly balanced ration is crucial to animal wellbeing, weight gain and profitability. We’ll also discuss practical approaches to winter water and shelter management. Register here. 

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