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Animal Husbandry: Sheep & Goats (Part 1)
May 16, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm$40 - $60
This class goes beyond the basics of keeping sheep and goats, providing hands-on experience with a number of practical sheep and goat husbandry skills. Over two sessions (Tuesday, May 16th and Thursday, May 18th), participants will learn about safely handling animals, judging body condition and the overall health of an animal, hoof trimming, on-farm vet skills such as giving simple injections and cleaning and caring for wounds.
Cost (includes Part 1 & 2): $40 for members and $60 for non-members. You can become a member by making a donation of any amount when you register.
Lunch: Join us for lunch! Bring something to share and stick around for a great group meal.
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Calypso’s Farming Class Series features a variety of our Farmer Training Program topics, open to the community over the summer of 2017. Learn more about the 2017 FARMING CLASS SERIES and Calypso’s FARMER TRAINING PROGRAM.