Small Ruminant Session – Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Exhibit Hall Board Room 

6:00 p.m.—6:05 p.m.
Welcome and Announcements 

6:05 p.m.—6:20 p.m.
Introduction and Future Prospective of Delaware State University’s Small Ruminant Program
Dr. Kwame Mathews, Assistant Professor and Small Ruminant Specialist, Delaware State University

 6:20 p.m.—7:00 p.m.
Traceability and the National Scrapie Eradication Program
Dr. Alan Huddleston, Associate Team Lead, USDA, APHIS, VS, SHCE, Sheep and Goat Health

 7:00 p.m.—7:30 p.m.    Dinner
Delaware’s Animal Control and Animal Cruelty Laws 101
Sherri Warburton, Animal Welfare Officer, Delaware Department of Agriculture 

7:30 p.m.—8:30 p.m.
Increasing the Lifetime Productivity of the Ewe and Doe
Dr. Marlon Knights, Associate Professor of Reproductive Physiology, West Virginia State University 

8:30 p.m. QUESTIONS/EVALUATIONS/ ADJOURN

Please RSVP to Susan Garey  or call (302) 730-4000 by January 6 if you plan on attending so we can make the necessary arrangements for food and materials.

Session Summary:

DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  0.50
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  1.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits:  0