The University of Kentucky will conduct a Beginner Sheep Shearing School on March 21 and 22, 2017, at the C. Oran Little Research Center, Versailles, Ky. Instructors will be professional sheep shearer Steve Kennedy, and UK personnel. Students will learn about equipment care and management, wool care, and actual shearing.

Participation will require a registration fee of $150 per person. The number of participants will be limited to 12 because of space limitations. The first 12 to register will be admitted into the school.

The registration form can be found at