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Sheep in Montana - Domestic and Wild

The State of Things and What We Know About Disease

Symposium—February 9-10, 2017

Radisson Colonial Inn, Helena, Montana

Sponsored by the Montana Wool Growers Association,
Montana Wild Sheep Foundation, and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks

AGENDA:

Thursday, February 9

1 PM

Welcome, Purpose and Ground Rules  youtubeButton

John Vore

1:10

The State of Sheep Industry in Montana  youtubeButton

Dave McEwan

1:40

The State of Bighorn Sheep in Montana  youtubeButton

John Vore, Kurt Alt

2:10

Disease Research in Domestic Sheep  youtubeButton

Drs. Don Knowles, Maggie Highland, Bret Taylor

2:40

Bighorn Sheep Disease Research at WSU  youtubeButton

Dr. Tom Besser

3:10

Break

 

3:30

The British Columbia Experience – Wild  youtubeButton

Dr. Helen Schwantje

4:00

The British Columbia Experience – Domestic  youtubeButton

Lori Vickers

4:30

Bighorn Sheep Disease Research in Nevada  youtubeButton

Dr. Peregrine Wolff, Mike Cox

5:00

Adjourn

 
 

Friday, February 10

8 AM

Day 2 - Bringing It Home to Montana  youtubeButton

John Vore

8:10

MSU, Immunology & Infectious Diseases  youtubeButton

Drs. Mark Jutila, Raina Plowright, Jovanka Voyich

9:10

Domestic Sheep Scientist Perspective to Wild-Domestic Solutions  youtubeButton

Dr. Whit Stewart

9:40

Asst. Dean of College of Agriculture, MSU  youtubeButton

Dr. Barry Jacobson

10:10

Break

 

10:30

The Montana State-wide Bighorn Sheep Initiative  youtubeButton

Dr. Robert Garrott

11:00

Montana's Bighorn Health Monitoring  youtubeButton

Drs. Jennifer Ramsey, Emily Almberg

11:30

Moving Forward - A Working Group  youtubeButton

Dave McEwan/John Vore/Kurt Alt

12:00

Adjourn