2017 Events

 

The AGM and Symposium

November 18, 2017, 245 Royal Rd S, Stride Place, Portage La Prairie
 
Find more information on the AGM here.
 
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Farm Tour
October 21, 2017, Rosenfeld, MB

 

We are hosting a farm tour Saturday October 21, 10:00 am at Klaas Friesen's farm near Rosenfeld. Come visit the new barn and facilities at a growing lambing to finish intensive sheep farm. Klaas will over-winter 600 ewes, with a goal of growing to 1500 ewes and lambing year round. $10 registration fee includes lunch.

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Following the tour, there will be a presentation regarding the proposed voluntary Manitoba Marketing Board. Rob Berry will also be with us to give a short talk on what services MB Ag can provide for sheep producers.

 

Please register by Thursday October 19 by contacting the MSA office: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (204) 421-9434

 

District Meetings

 
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Seminar and Field Tour August 10, 2017 

 
 Cost: $40 each 
 
Time: 9:30 till 4 pm 
Rivers, MB, Royal Canadian Legion, 633-2nd Ave
 
A comprehensive look at feeding sheep haylage and sileage, basic sheep nutrition, managing pastures including polycrops, how to make haylage and sileage and feeding it to sheep, as well as practical advice from the producer panel, includes a field tour of polycrop test plots.
 
For more informaon and to register contact Gerry Oliver, 204‐834‐2261 or by  email at gerry@spiritsands.ca
 
 

Annual Show and Sale is being planned for August 18 and 19 in Carberry.

Click here for more information: 2017 Show and Sale.

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Coming Fibre Events

 

 

 

 Manitoba Fibre Festival

 September 15,16, 2017

 Red River Exhibition Park

 Vendors, Workshops, Demos, Wool Competition, Shearing Demos, Live animal display, Lamb cuisine, juried fibre art show

 Contact: www.manitobafibrefestival.com

 

 

 

Wool Judging Course

 September 14,15, 2017

 Red River Exhibition Park

 Contact Gerry Oliver, 204-834-2261 for details or to register