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Statewide Sheep Shearing School 2012

Columbus, OH – Do you want to learn to shear sheep or know someone who does?  Do you want to learn to shear sheep so that you can either shear your own flock or you want to learn for a little extra cash? Here is your opportunity!  We are once again offering a Statewide Sheep Shearing School which will be held Friday and Saturday, September 14 and 15, 2012 from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at the Dave Cable Farm, 10491 Canal Rd., Hebron, OH 43025.  There will be no class size limit and the cost is $40 per student to help defray the costs of the school.  Payment must be returned with registration form by Friday, September 7, 2012.  If you decide to register after that date, please call Roger A. High at (614)246-8299 or via email at  If you have questions, please call Roger A. High at (614) 246-8299 or via email at  The instructor for the sheep shearing school is professional sheep shearer, Bob Taylor.  Bob Taylor has been a professional sheep shearer for many years and has lead many of the sheep shearing schools in Ohio for many years.  Registration forms can be located at or by calling the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association office at 614-246-8299. Lunch will be provided to those registrants that we have registered by the deadline date of Friday September 7, 2012. The Statewide Sheep Shearing School is sponsored by the Ohio Sheep Improvement Association and Ohio State University Extension.