Sheep & Goat Program Schedule for 2014 announced

From Jeff McCutcheon, Ag & NR Extension Educator, The Ohio State University

January 21, 2014

In a coordinated effort, the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association and Ohio State University Extension are pleased to announce the 2014 Sheep and Goat Web Programs. This program offers a variety of topics and speakers in Ohio, but allows us to use speakers from other states, universities, or industry relationships with those speakers attending all of the different sites.

Dates and topics for this year’s program:

February 3, 2014 – Roger A. High, The Ohio State University, “The Management Continuum and Success during the Lambing/Kidding Time Period”

February 10, 2014 – Jeff McCutcheon and Rory Lewandowski, OSU Extension, “Successfully Producing Small Ruminants in a Forage Based System”

February 17, 2014 – Roger A. High and Tony Nye, The Ohio State University, “Sheep and Goat Breeds and Breed Types: Selecting the Right Breed Type for your Market”

February 24, 2014 – Dr. Richard Ehrhardt, Michigan State University, “Management and Records – “What are the important records to make Key Management Decisions for your Sheep Flock or Goat Herd”

All programs start at 7:00 p.m. and will be hosted locally at the Wilhelm Building, 871 W. Marion Rd. Mt. Gilead. For additional information visit the Morrow County Extension Office website ( or contact your OSU Extension Morrow County Office at 419-947-1070 or Jeff McCutcheon (