2019 Piedmont Regional Goat and Sheep Conference

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Join us for our best conference yet! The Piedmont Regional Goat and  Sheep Conference will take place on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center located at 1192 US-64 W Business, Pittsboro, NC. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the program will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with lunch provided.

Topics will include internal parasites, deworming, goat carcass evaluation, starting your enterprise, nutrition, finishing meat goats, small-scale budgets, pasture management, and ethnic holiday marketing.

The planning committee has worked hard to bring in some of the best speakers around for this conference! Our keynote speaker will be Susan Schoenian, Sheep and Goat Specialist (University of Maryland). Additional speakers on the program include Derek Washburn from the NC Farm School (NC State University) and Dr. Emily Cope, Livestock Extension Specialists (N.C. A&T State University).

Register online
Early Registration Deadline: May 1, 2019
Early Registration Fee: $15/person | On-Site Registration Fee: $20/person | Lunch is Included!

Please make check payable to: “Alamance County” and mail to: N.C. Cooperative Extension, Alamance County Center, ATTN: Lauren Langley, 209-C N. Graham-Hopedale Rd. Burlington, NC 27217

For more information: 336.570.6740 or lauren_langley@ncsu.edu

Conference Flyer & Agenda