ELIZABETH, Ill. — Join Teresa Steckler, a commercial agriculture educator with Illinois Extension, for a program on raising sheep and goats. The program will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 17 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Jo Daviess County Extension Office, 204 Vine St., Elizabeth, IL 61028.
During this evening program Teresa will cover overall management of sheep and goats. She will touch on parasites, nutrition and proper care, among other things. She will also talk about co-grazing and invasive species control with sheep and goats.
The program will be great for anyone looking to get into the sheep and goat business, as well as if you are looking to up your game and learn what you can do differently to hopefully be more successful in your operation.
There is no charge to attend the program, but pre-registration is requested by Sept. 16. For more information or to register for the program, please call the Jo Daviess County Extension Office at 815-858-2273.
— University of Illinois Extension
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