Two weeks to apply for Sheep Industry School
Apply now for the 2015 Howard Wyman Sheep Industry Leadership School being held June 21-24 in Denver, Colo. There is no fee to apply but applications must be received in the National Lamb Feeders Association (NLFA) office by April 1. If selected, each participant must submit a $200 registration fee, which covers meals and lodging on an assigned double-occupancy basis. Participants are responsible for the cost of their own travel to and from the school location. Enrollment is limited to 26 participants.
The school is open to participants interested in learning techniques to improve their sheep industry business operations and profitability. The program, open to people 20 years of age or older, will include marketing, financial planning, alternative grazing options and guided tours through JBS Swift processing plant, Nugget pelt grading facility, Harper Feedlot, Double J Lamb Feeders and Mountain States Rosen.