Bring the whole family and invite friends.
Everyone is welcome.
$10 per person or $20 per family
(to cover refreshments and lunch)
Late Registration: $15 per person at the door
Sign up and purchase tickets at:
Location: Guilford County Extension Office; 3309 Burlington Rd, Greensboro, NC 27405
8:30 - 9:10 am Registration, Visit with Sponsors
9:10 - 9:15 Welcome, John Brasfield, NCSPA President
9:15 - 10:45 - Disaster Preparedness and Response for the small ruminant producer - Jimmy Tickel, DVM, Northeastern Region Emergency Programs Veterinarian, NCDA&CS
10:45 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:15 Sustainable Integrated Parasite Management - Kelsey Paras, DVM, MS
University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine Dept of Infectious Diseases National Center for Veterinary Parasitology
12:15pm - 1:00 Lunch & visit with sponsors
1:00 - 1:20 Update on Lamb Feeders Seminar/Oregon Trip—Andrew Finch, NCSPA VP
1:20 – 2:00 – The Basics Of Pasture Management - Johnny Rogers, MS, PAS, North Carolina State University Amazing Grazing Program Coordinator
2:00- 2:10 ASI Update - Bill Sparrow - Currently serving on the ASI Legislative Action Council, ASI Let's Grow Committee and Sheep Venture Company Board.
2:10 - 2:20 Scrapie Program Update – What’s happening with the free scrapie tags???? NCSPA Scrapie Collection Boxes locations : Susan Proctor, Karen McAdams & Carvel Cheves
2:20– 2:30 Make It With Wool Update - Mrs. Jean Thomas, Charlotte, NC
2:30 - 2:40 Carolina FiberFest Update — Carolyn Beasley, Four Oaks, NC; Alesia Moore, Youngsville, NC
-Youth Events Update & NCSPA Mentoring Program update— Alesia Moore
2:40 - 3:10 NCSPA Business Meeting
· Presentation of NCSPA Shepherd’s Award
3:10 – Adjourn