Sheep Field Day 2017 a Success

March 8, 2017

Dr. Dan Morrical as speakerDr. Dan Morrical, ISU Animal Science Professor and Extension Specialist was a speaker at Sheep Field Day in February.  The event was a joint effort by Iowa State University  and Premier Supplies.  Premier is a company that provides electric fencing and netting, sheep and goat supplies, clippers and shearers, ear tags,  poultry products and expert knowledge to the world.  There were over 300 sheep producers in attendance and they came from 24 states as well as Canada.  Dr. Morrical talked about refining our mineral nutrition program and working smarter, not harder with building designs and set up.  Professors from Michigan State University, North Dakota State University and University of Minnesota also presented.  To see presentations from the day and read more click here.