Please stay tuned for a recap of our 16th Annual Meeting in Fargo, North Dakota on December 11 and 12, 2015.
Please R.S.V.P. to Mina @ 605-651-9530 or email email@example.com by Sunday, December 6
Friday, Dec. 11: NDSU Sheep Unit and Holiday Inn of Fargo Continue reading
Stay tuned to DLGC email and this website for more information!
WHEN: Friday, December 11: 4:30-6:30 pm Board of Directors Meeting, 7:00pm Membership Dinner
Saturday, December 12: 8:30-9:00 am Registration
Featured speakers are Jay Fuhrer, Soil Health Specialist, NCRS-Bismarck, and Dr. Gregory McKee, Director of the Quentin Burdick Center for Cooperatives, NDSU, Fargo.
WHERE: Holiday Inn of Fargo, 3803 13th Avenue South, Fargo, ND-a block of rooms is being reserved at a special rate for DLGC members (until 11-10-2015). Rooms are $114+tax for Friday night. Call 701-282-2700 to reserve your room!
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Regional leaders featured at Rapid City workshop on antimicrobial drug use in food animals
OAK BROOK, IL Sept. 16, 2015: Regional leaders in livestock production, the veterinary community and the feed supply industry will be among the speakers at an Oct. 13, workshop in Rapid City, SD, on the stewardship of antimicrobial drug use in livestock.
Organized by Farm Foundation, NFP, the workshop is an opportunity for participants to gain a comprehensive understanding Continue reading
The Shepherd’s Gift: GM1 for HD
is ramping up for its first GM1 Charity Golf Outing on
October 17, 2015!
We have our Platinum Sponsorships filled, and we have 2 of our 4 Gold Sponsorships filled! We have lots of amazing donations coming in for silent auction items as well. We are working on a new car donation for our Hole-In-One prize…
The Cause: Huntington’s disease is a hereditary brain disorder for which there is currently no treatment or cure. It damages nerve cells in the brain, causing them to deteriorate along with every normal function in the person affected. Continue reading
Thank you to all who participated in DLGC’s Summer Meeting on June 26 and June 27 in Brookings and White, South Dakota. Friday night’s lamb recipe tasting and fellowship was well attended, with a couple of folks driving in from Michigan! The Shepherd’s Gift: GM1 for HD auction was presided over by Kevin Quail, and brought in over $1,670. Thanks go out to both the generous donors who provided original and collectable items Continue reading
June 26 – Hillcrest Park Shelters A, B, & C (4th St & 15th Ave, Brookings)
4:00-6:00 PM Board of Directors Meeting
6:00 PM Lamb Tasting and Fellowship
7:30 PM The Shepherd’s Gift: GM1 for HD Charity Auction
June 27- Pioneer Lutheran Church (20180 474th Ave, White) Continue reading
Charity Auction to Benefit
The Shepherd’s Gift: GM1 for HD
Friday June 26th 7:30 PM-8:30 PM
Hillcrest Park Shelter A, 4th St and 15th Ave, Brookings
Huntington’s Disease (HD) has been described as MS, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s Disease all rolled into one. This debilitating and fatal neurologic disease currently has no disease modifying treatment.
Sheep Farmers have joined together to raise a special genetic line of sheep that produce the GM1 to help HD families. Please join us as we raise funds to move GM1 into clinical trials. Continue reading