Events

Workshops, conferences, and events in sustainable and organic agriculture, community food systems, and policy, mostly throughout 13 states in the Southern Region of the United States.

10th Annual Small Ruminant Field Day [LA]

  • Maurice A. Edmond Livestock Arena 14600 Hwy 61 Baker, LA

The Southern University Ag Center will hold a Small Ruminant Field Day on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Maurice A. Edmonds Livestock Arena. This educational event is open to everyone who is currently involved with goat and sheep production or those interested in learning more about raising small ruminants.

Topics: Herd Health, Marketing, Forage Management, Composting, and much more; demonstrations & hands-on sessions include Wet Lab (Fecal Egg Count), Goat Meat Product Development & Tasting, and Practical Animal Husbandry Techniques.

There is no charge for this field day.

For more information contact: Sebhatu Gebrelul (225) 771-3841, Sebhatu_gebrelul@suagcenter.com or James Miller (225) 578-9652, jmille1@lsu.edu

Flier available for download.