WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue Cooperative Extension Service will be conducting a Sheep and Goat Health Field Day in two locations in Indiana in May. This program will feature Purdue Extension educators discussing one of the major issues of small ruminant care: parasitic worms. This will include a hands-on animal evaluation session.
Additionally, local veterinarians will present information on first aid for sheep and goats and general health management issues. Purdue Educators will follow with information about pasture management.
The Southern Indiana site for this program will be Southern Indiana Purdue Agricultural Center, 11371 East Purdue Farm Road, Dubois, IN 47527 on Saturday, May 7 2022.
The Northern Indiana site will be at Marian University’s Ancilla College, 20097 9B Rd, Plymouth, IN 46563 on Saturday, May 14 2022.
Both programs will start at 10 a.m. EST and conclude by 3 p.m. There is a $40 fee for the program that includes lunch and training materials.
Registration is limited to 25 per location and can be done at least one week prior to the event at this web site: https://cvent.me/N37kAR
Additional information can be obtained from Sara Dzimianski, Extension Educator, Perry County at this e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and Mark Kepler, Extension Educator, Fulton County at email@example.com.
— Purdue Extension