The ASBA board of directors is pleased to announce the return of the Alberta Sheep Breeders Symposium in Red Deer on October 19th - 21st at the Holiday Inn, in Gasoline Alley. We look forward to bringing the Sheep industry together again for a two-day Symposium, Trade Fair, Parasite Workshop, Friday night banquet as well as a silent auction.
There is a block of rooms available until October 9th for a discounted rate. Call 403.348.8485 to book your room.
2023 ASBA Symposium Information
Some of the presenters include:
Dr John Gilleard - Parasites
Dr Lynn Tait - Production limiting diseases, ideal selection and lamb health
Speakers from MNP - Production Economics and Accounting 101
Grant Lastiwka - Rotational grazing and Cover Crops
Louise Liebenberg - Economics and selection of Guardian Dogs
Kristen Ritson-Bennett - Nutrition
Dr Rebecca Purc-Stephenson: Agknow- Mental Health Resilience
There will be a parasite workshop on Thursday Evening but will be limited to 25 people. You must be a registrant of the Symposium in order to participate.
We have all the information including the agenda, sponsorship opportunities, and registration forms available on the website.
This year, we are also offering an opportunity for producers to sponsor this event under the Producer Showcase category. You can submit your business card which will be advertised on the website as well as posted in appreciation for our sponsorship for the event. This is only open to producers for $75.00. This option will be available on the registration form.
If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us. We look forward to seeing you in October!
Linda Brandes |ASBA Secretary