UT Small Ruminants

2023 Spring Master Small Ruminant Zoom Series

Contact your County Extension Agent to get signed up for the Spring MSRP Zoom Series! This is a 10 week series beginning on February 2nd, class time is 6:30-8:00 pm EST. If you live outside of Tennessee but are still interested in the course please email Jessy Shanks to get registered. In-state participants will need to register through their County Extension Agent.

MSRP Spring Zoom Series Schedule

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The Master Small Ruminant Producer program is designed to service the educational needs of sheep and goat producers in Tennessee. The program gives sheep and goat producers a combination of classroom teaching and hands-on learning experiences. The learning sessions provide opportunities for producers to increase knowledge and skills needed to apply management practices necessary for profitability and sustainability of the sheep and goat industry. Educational sessions are delivered by your local UT-TSU Extension county agent.

Any sheep or goat producer is welcome to attend! Beginning and advanced producers will find the program useful to help with their operations. The Tennessee Agricultural Enhancement Program (TAEP) provides cost-share assistance for long-term investments in Tennessee’s farming operations. A current University of Tennessee Master Producer Certificate is one of the qualifications needed for producers to be eligible for the maximum 50 percent cost-share assistance.

TN Ag Enhancement Program Pedigree Information

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Contact your local county Extension Agent for more information and to register.

Program Contact

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Jessy Shanks
Extension Specialist II, Animal Science

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