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Master Small Ruminant Producer Zoom Series | Spring 2022

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The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will host a 10-session Master Small Ruminant Producer Program via Zoom, beginning February 10, 2022.

All webinar sessions will be held from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EST.

Producers must watch 9 of the 10 sessions in order to receive Master Producer certification. Certification provides eligibility for the TN Ag Enhancement Program (TAEP) at the 50% cost share level.

DateDayTopicSpeaker
2-10-22RQuality Assurance for Small RuminantsJenni Goodrich
2-17-22RSmall Ruminant Health ManagementDr. Lew Strickland
2-24-22RForages for Small RuminantsDr. Gary Bates
3-3-22RMarketing Small RuminantsAmanda Mathenia
3-10-22RLamb & Kid ManagementDr. Andi Lear
3-17-22RCarcass CharacteristicsDr. Loveday
3-24-22RNutritionTBD
3-31-22RSmall Ruminant GeneticsTBD
4-7-22RManaging Parasites in Small RuminantsSusan Schoenian
4-12-22TReproduction in Small RuminantsJessy Shanks
Topics are subject to change.

Learn from experts and ask questions live on Zoom! This webinar series will contain information for both sheep and goat production.

A survey will be sent out after each class for attendance purposes.

The cost of registration is $75. Registration link coming soon!

For more information about this program, contact the UT Extension Office in Smith County at 615-735-2900.