2024 Virtual Shepherd’s Symposium

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2024 Virtual Shepherd's Symposium

The 2024 Virginia Shepherd’s Symposium is coming up soon! This is a virtual event on the evenings of February 7 and 8. They have a great program planned; hope you can join! Registration can be accessed through this link:

Wednesday, February 7th, 7-9 p.m.

Flock Health Management Tips – Hollie Schramm, DVM, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Production and Financial Records that Make Sense – Camren Maierle, Ph.D., Sustainability Director-
American Lamb Board
Fall vs. Winter/Spring Lambing: Management and Marketing Cosiderations – Scott Greiner, Ph.D., School of Animal Sciences, Virginia Tech

Thursday, February 8th, 7-9 p.m.

Building Better Sheep Grazing Systems – Johnny Rogers, Extension Associate and Amazing Grazing
Program Coordinator, North Carolina State University Scrapie Identification and Antibiotic Regulations – Chris Fletcher, DVM, Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Wool Marketing- What’s In Store for 2024 Tom Stanley, Virginia Cooperative Extension
Update from ASI – Lisa Weeks, ASI Executive Board- Region II Director, Virginia
Virginia Sheep Industry Updates – reports from Virginia Sheep Producers Association and Virginia Sheep Industry Board

Registration