Lamb and Wool Management: Sheep for Profit School
The Sheep for Profit School is the professional management and business school of the sheep industry. The purpose of the school is to help you improve your sheep management skills; increase the profitability of your sheep operation and form relationships in your business. The school will be intense and combine lecture, group discussion and visits to outstanding Pipestone area sheep operations. Expert instructors with diverse and practical sheep experience will help you define your vision and build a practical plan to achieve your goals.
This three-day investment will change your sheep operation and your view of the sheep industry.
Dates: July 15-18, 2015
Location: Minnesota West Community & Technical College, Pipestone Campus
|Before the School Activities
Submit information for Sheep Enterprise Analysis
Review Home Study Course lessons
After the School Activities
Receive Lamb and Wool Newsletter
Instructors available for phone consultation
Wednesday, July 15, 2015, 4:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Welcome & introductions
What to expect
Overview of US sheep industry
Get acquainted dinner
Economics of sheep production
Philosophy of sheep management
Five keys to profit
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
- Feed nutrient values
- Lamb feed rations
- Ewe nutrient requirements
- Ewe fedd rations
- Develop a Feeding Plan
Cost: $485 (includes tuition, handouts, noon and evening meals and breaks)
Minimum Enrollement: 10 people. Maximum Enrollment 20 people.
Campus & Lodging Information.
Complete Registration Form.
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North Dakota and Wisconsin residents will be charged a higher tuition cost unless a reciprocity form is completed. A copy of the completed reciprocity form must accompany registration form. Go to Reciprocity Information for more details and the application form for your state. Follow instructions on how to print and complete the form. Contact the Lamb and Wool program if you need help completing the reciprocity form.
South Dakota students should contact Minnesota West directly. South Dakota residents don’t need to send a form to their home state.
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