ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Presentations from the 2017 Ontario Sheep Convention

Martin Gooch - EweGROW: A road map for Ontario's sheep industry
Martin Gooch - Lamb grading: key to industry competitiveness
Nick Betts - Recordkeeping, benchmarking and the bigger sustainability picture
Jason Wood - Sheep/lamb market update

2017 Research poster competition results
WIth thanks to the Livestock Research Innovation Corporation for sponsoring the competition.

A copy of all of the abstracts submitted to the competition can be found here.

First place:
Tales from the Grave: how dead sheep can help you and your vet help your farm

Second place:

Exploring the practicality of using FAMACHA scoring in Southern Ontario sheep farms

Third place:

Evaluating direct and indirect selection for genetic improvement of carcass yield and quality in Canadian sheep

With thanks to the 2017 Ontario Sheep Convention sponsors

Platinum
Agri Food Management Institute

Gold
Farm Business Consultants
Grober Nutrition
Livestock Research Innovation Corporation
Masterfeeds
Shur-Gain
White Valley

Silver
Floradale Feed Mill
Metzger Veterinary Services 

Bronze
Agricultural Credit Corporation (ACC)
Jones Feed Mill
Ontario Federation of Agriculture
Tasco Dome Structures


With thanks to the 2017 Ontario Sheep Convention trade show exhibitors
Agri Food Management Institute
Beatty Petroleum Consulting Inc.
BIO
Breezy Ridge Farm
Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers
Farm Business Consultants
Farm for Profit/Greencrop Agri Products
Farmers Farmacy
Floradale Feed Mill
GenOvis
Grober Nutrition
Heartland Farm Mutual
Huber Ag Equipment
Livestock Research Innovation Corporation
Mapleseed
Masterfeeds
Multi Shelter Solutions
North Wellington Co-op
Ontario Farm Fresh Marketing Association
Ontario Federation of Agriculture
OMAFRA
Ontario Soil and Crop Improvement Association
PMT Inc.
Quality Seeds
Shearwell Data Ltd.
Tasco Dome Covered Structures