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  • Urban Shepherds Training Class

Urban Shepherds Training Class

$35.00

Description

On Saturday, May 16th, from 8:30 to 3:30, a day of Urban Shepherds Training at The Spicy Lamb Farm in Peninsula will prepare you for using sheep and goats (small ruminants) to graze seasonally for vegetation management. Lunch and FAMACHA training are included.

The May 16th Urban Shepherds Training day teaches people how to care for a flock during the grazing season. Topics include: The Shepherd’s Calendar, How to Handle a Sheep, How to Oversee Grazing Flocks, How to Recognize Common Sheep Ailments, How to Handle Sheep, Moving and Maintaining Fencing, and FAMACHA training for parasite management. Upon completion on training, you should be ready to care for flocks during the Maintenance Period of the Shepherd’s Calendar so you can start your urban grazing project.

For more information , go to www.UrbanShepherds.org.