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Small Ruminant Extension

Small Ruminant Extension

Small Ruminant Short Course

Best Management practices

The Inaugural UF Small Ruminant Short Course was held on September 16-17, 2022. The event was a collaboration among UF/IFAS Extension, the UF College of Veterinary Medicine, the UF/IFAS Agronomy Department, and the UF/IFAS Department of Animal Sciences. We welcomed producers, extension specialists and agents, researchers, students, and allied industry members to attend the in-person, educational event. The program included lectures and demonstrations on parasite control, herd health, marketing, management, and more. Susan Schoenian, Sheep & Goat Specialist at the University of Maryland, brought her industry expertise as the featured speaker. UF/IFAS Small Ruminant Faculty and Staff provided research updates. The event was held in conjunction with the 2022 University of Florida Ram Test and Sale. Thank you to all who attended the 2022 UF Small Ruminant Short Course, and we hope you will join us in 2023! 

Contact Us

Catalina Cabrera
(352) 294-4311

Izabella Toledo
(352) 294-6987

Matti Moyer
(352) 392-3889


Day one

UF/IFAS Extension Professional Development Center
2142 Shealy Dr
Gainesville, FL 32608

Day two

UF Beef Teaching Unit South
3721 SW 23rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32608

UF Ram Test & Sale Immediately following the Small Ruminant Short Course will be the Ram Test Sale beginning Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 1:00 p.m.