The 4S Goat Expo and the Nebraska Sheep and Goat Producers annual meeting and seminar has combined into a small ruminant educational program Sept. 24-25 at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds in North Platte. 

Activities include seminars on:

• Productive Profitable Goat Management,

• Goat Nutrition and Management,

• Sheep Production and Management,

• Selection for Wool in a Sheep Breeding Program,

• Herd Health for Sheep Producers and many other topics. 

Hands on activities include:

• Famacha Training,

• Sheep Health Assessment,

• Hall of Sheep Breeds,

• Certified Boer Goat Show,

• 4S Goat Show and Sale.  

Speakers include Rob Zelinsky, a Small Ruminant Nutritionist with Hubbard Feed; Sue Hobby of Boers by Hobby Goat Farm and Randy Saner, Nebraska Extension Educator as well as others.

For mor information or to sign-up, contact Saner at 308-532-2683 or Melissa Nicholson at (308) 386-8378.  You may also visit https://go.unl.edu/sheepandgoatevents

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