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Date(s) - February 23, 2015
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Ohio State University Extension will be offering its Sheep and Goat Webinar Series again this year, focusing on “Tips for Productivity Improvement. Every Monday evening in February from 7-9 p.m. remote location throughout the state will host viewings of the webinar for that week. Locations and contacts for locations are listed below. No RSVP necessary. 

Series Dates and Topics

Feb. 2 – “Tips for Fine-Tuning your Flock/Herd FAMACHA Program.” Speaker: Clif Little, Ohio State University Extension, Guernsey County Agriculture and Natural Resources Educator.

Feb. 9 –  “Tips for Managing Major Sheep and Goat Diseases: OPP, CAE, Caseous Lymphadenitis, Johnes, Scrapie and Cache Valley Virus.” Speaker: Dr. Eric Gordon, Associate Professor, Ohio State Veterinary Clinical Medicine.

Feb. 16 – “Tips for Reducing Feed Losses From Silage and Hay.” Speaker: Dr. Bill Weiss, Ohio State Animal Sciences. 

Feb. 23 – “Tips for Improving Lambing and Kidding Percentages: Management, Genetics and Selection.” Speaker: Susan Schoenian, University of Maryland Small Ruminant Specialist.

Follow ohiosheep.org or sheep.osu.edu for program changes and additional sites.

 Remote Webinar Locations

Carroll County, Carroll County Extension Office, 613 North High Street, Carrollton, OH 44620Site Coordinator, Sandy Smith, 330-627-4310, [email protected]

Coshocton County, Coshocton County Extension Office, 724 South 7th St., Coshocton, OH 43812 Site Coordinator, Emily Adams, 740-622-2265, [email protected]

Coshocton County, TMK – New Bedford Store, 33874 St. Rt. 643, Fresno, OH 43824 Site Coordinator, Don Brown, 330-897-4320, [email protected]

Hancock County, Hancock County Extension Office, 7868 County Rd. 140, Findlay, OH 45840 Site Coordinator, Ed Lentz, 419-422-3851, [email protected]

Hardin County, Hardin County Extension Office, 1021 W. Lima St., Kenton, OH 43326 Site Coordinator, Mark Badertscher, 419-674-2297, [email protected]

Knox County, Knox County Extension Office, 160 Columbus Rd. Mt. Vernon, OH 43050Site Coordinator, Sabrina Schirtzinger, 740-397-0401, [email protected]

Morrow County, Morrow County Extension Office, 871 W. Marion Rd., Mt. Gilead, OH 43338Site Coordinator, Jeff McCutcheon, 419-947-1070, [email protected]

OSU Extension Regional Office and ERS Center, 16714 St. Rt. 215, Caldwell, OH 43724Site Coordinator, Clif Little, Guernsey County, 740-489-5300, [email protected] Site Coordinator, Mark Landefeld, Monroe County, 740- 472-0810, [email protected] Site Coordinator, Bre Pye, Noble County, 740-732-5681, [email protected] Site Coordinator, Levi Morrow, Washington County, 740-376-7431, [email protected] Site Coordinator, Chris Penrose, Morgan Co., 740-962-4854, [email protected]

Wayne County, OARDC, Room 130 Research Services, 1680 Madison Ave., Wooster, OH 44691Site Coordinator, Rory Lewandowski, 330-264-8722, [email protected]

Williams County, Williams County Extension Office, 1425 East High St. Bryan, OH 43506Site Coordinator, Flo Chirra, 419-636-5608, [email protected]

View at home. If you prefer to view at your own own contact Jeff McCutcheon, Morrow County ANR Extension Educator at [email protected] There is a $20 service fee to view at home.