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Join the Alabama Cooperative Extension System at Alabama A&M University’s animal science team for monthly sessions as they explore emerging issues in small ruminant production systems. The Small Ruminant Production Virtual Series features speakers from different agricultural institutions across the United States who discuss challenges and opportunities in the small ruminant production industry. Participants will also learn of best management practices necessary for goat and sheep producers to run a profitable farm operation.

Online Series

When: Monthly sessions from 5:30 until 6:30 p.m. CT

Where: Zoom and Facebook Live

Zoom Registration

This is a free event, but registration is required to attend. The Zoom meeting number and link will be provided upon completing the online registration. Visit www.aces.edu/go/3930 or call (256) 372-4937 to register. New to Zoom? Visit the Zoom website to watch a video that will help you prepare to attend.

You can also watch this webinar series via Facebook Live on the Alabama Extension at Alabama A&M University Facebook page.

2024 Schedule and Topics

  • February 13 — Best Approaches to Managing Parasites and Other Health Concerns in Goats and Sheep
    • Felix Samuel, Alabama A&M University
  • March 12 — Management of Respiratory Diseases in Goats and Sheep
    • TBD
  • April 9 — Management of Metabolic Diseases in Goats and Sheep, Especially During Pregnancy
    • TBD
  • May 14 — Forage Management and Supplementation: Understanding Nutritional Needs of Goats and Sheep
    • TBD

Previously Aired Webinars

Some of these webinars have been recorded through Facebook Live. Visit the Alabama Extension at Alabama A&M University Facebook page to watch the recorded sessions in the Small Ruminant playlist.

More Information

Contact Kimberly Holmes at (256) 690-4614 or ksh0035@aces.edu.

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