LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. — The University of Minnesota Extension is excited to host the 2018 Todd County Area Goat Workshop. The workshop will be held on November 15th from 10:30am-2:00pm at the Thunder Lodge Sports Bar & Supper Club (22056 US 71, Long Prairie). Registration will start at 10:00am and there is no cost to attend. This workshop is intended for both dairy and meat goat producers who are interested in learning about overall goat nutrition, production, reproduction, and management of goats. Ag business professionals who work with dairy and meat goat producers are also welcome to attend.
Speakers & Topics
Raising Replacement Does—Dr. Michael Schlegel, Purina
Marketing Strategies— Dr. Travis Hoffmann, U of M/NDSU Extension
Milk Quailty & Keeping Milking Does Healthy— Jim Salfer, U of M Extension
Grants & Financial Opportunities for Goat Producers—Wayne Martin, U of M Extension
Herd Health & Reproduction—Dr. Maggie Wehseler, DVM, Litke’s Vet Service
Please RSVP to Brenda Miller by November 8th to help get an accurate meal count for lunch. Brenda’s contact info: 320-533-4655, firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail:
U of M Extension–Brenda Miller, 215 1st Ave S, Suite 101, Long Prairie, MN 56347
— Brenda Miller, Extension Educator, University of Minnesota Extension
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