For Sale: 400 open Clun Forest cross ewe lambs. Vaccinated. Available for pickup at the end of April. $375 each.
Wayne & Maria McDonald
204 523 2527
Professional and reliable custom shearing service throughout all of Manitoba. Small or large flocks. Custom gear (combs & cutters) grinding/sharpening also available.
The MSA is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a virtual opportunity for members to participate in the ‘Getting Started in Sheep’ workshop as per the details below.
March 25th – 27th, 2021
facilitated by Gord Schroeder over the Zoom Platform
March 25th – 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
March 26th – 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
March 27th – 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $175/individual or $300/couple
Course is limited to first 25 registrants. Participants will be provided with full course materials in printed form prior to the course dates.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register!
- Sheep Industry Opportunity
- Purchasing your Flock
- Flock Health Management
- Biosecruity and Why it’s Important
- Lamb Production for Profit
- Insights into Handing Sheep
- Lambing Time Management
- Basic Sheep Nutrition
- Shearing and Wool
- Predation Management
Presenter Bio: Gord has been heavily involved in the sheep industry for over 35 years, 28 years as a large flock lamb producers and 22 years working as the Executive Director for the Saskatchewan Sheep Development Board. He brings a wealth of experience from both the production and industry organizational operations side. Gord’s goal is to share his experience and help individuals get a good start raising sheep.
The MSA’s Eastern District participated in a presentation by Dr. Neil Versavel on Toxoplasmosis, Blue Tongue and Cache Valley Virus. To view the presentation, please click the link below: