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University of North Dakota offering Sheep Shearing and Wool Classing sessions

The Hettinger Research Extension Center is having a difficult time filling the slots needed to run the wool classing school. We have had people from Wisconsin join us in the past, so I am extending the invitation to you all. https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/HettingerREC/2016-sheep-shearing-wool-classing-school Please direct any interested people to Chris Schauer, Christopher.schauer@ndsu.edu   Chris Schauer 701-567-4323 christopher.schauer@ndsu.edu

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Spooner Dairy Sheep Flock – Dispersal Sale Results

Dispersal Sale Results Dairy Sheep Flock, Spooner Agricultural Research Station University of Wisconsin-Madison  It was very sad to see 80 years of sheep research and outreach come to an end with the dispersal of the dairy sheep flock at the Spooner Agricultural Research Station of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (UW-Madison) on October 13, 2016. However, […]

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UW-Dairy Sheep Flock Dispersal Sale Info – October 13, 2016

Information Dairy Sheep Flock Dispersal Sale Spooner Agricultural Research Station College of Agricultural and Life Sciences University of Wisconsin-Madison http://www.ansci.wisc.edu/Spooner%20Sheep%20Sale.html The Auction 1. The online computer auction will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2016 beginning at 5:00 p.m. Central Time. 2. The auction will be conducted by Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association of Baraboo, […]

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Spooner Dairy Sheep Flock Dispersal Sale – October 13, 2016

The entire dairy sheep research flock at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Spooner Agricultural Research Station will be sold through an online computer auction on Thursday, October 13, 2016 beginning at 5:00 p.m. Central Time. The auction will be conducted by Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Association of Baraboo, Wisconsin (http://www.equitycoop.com/). These sheep are of a high […]

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Come to the 64th Annual Spooner Sheep Day!

The 64th Annual Spooner Sheep Day will be held at the Spooner Agricultural Research Station on Saturday, August 27, 2016. Registration will open at 8:30 a.m. at the Station Headquarters (W6646 Hwy 70, Spooner, WI 54801). The educational program will start at 9:20 a.m. and end at approximately 3:30 p.m. It is very likely that […]

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Arlington Sheep Day Planned for Saturday, March 12

February 4, 2016 Previous Participant at the Arlington Sheep Day and Others: On behalf of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Department of Animal Sciences, the University of Wisconsin-Extension, Cooperative Extension, and the Wisconsin Sheep Breeders Cooperative, I invite you to attend the 8th Annual Arlington Sheep Day to be held […]

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2015 Badger Production Sale Results

Press Release Badger Sheep Production Sale Results Contact: David L. Thomas, dlthomas@wisc.edu   Successful Badger Production Sale   (Arlington): The 8th Annual Badger Production Sale, a sale of purebred ewe lambs and rams from the Arlington Agricultural Research Station of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, was held on Sunday, September 27, 2015 at Arlington, Wisconsin. The […]

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