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SDSU Extension Lambing Season Tour

January 10, 2020
Posted in Sheep

SDSU Extension will be hosting a lambing season tour on Wednesday Jan. 22, 2020, in Newell, S.D. The group will gather at TJ’s Café & Waterin’ Hole (214 Dartmouth Ave, Newell, SD).

The tour will begin with a lambing time management, health and nutrition program presented by Dave Ollila, SDSU Extension Sheep Specialist. The group will then be given a tour at the Chet Yost Farm during which the Yost family will be lambing.

Tour Schedule: 

1:00 – 2:30 PM CST Lambing Time Management, Health and Nutrition Program, Dave Ollila, SDSU Extension Sheep Field Specialist
2:30 – 3:00 PM Travel to Chet Yost Farm
3:00 – 5:00 PM Tour of the Chet Yost Farm state-of-the-art lambing facilities
5:00 PM Return to Newell

Tour participants are encouraged to bring and share examples of tools, tips and practices they use during their lambing season.

Registration closes Tuesday, Jan. 21. To register or for more information, Contact Dave Ollila at 605.569.0224 or by email.