Lamb and Wool Management

Welcome to Lamb & Wool Management, a specialized discipline of Farm Business Management. Please use the links at left to learn more about this area of study.

The Lamb and Wool Management Program is concerned with developing the sheep enterprise operator's ability to organize and manage resources to meet family and business goals. Good management requires a sound knowledge of economic and scientific principles because they are the framework for a profitable sheep enterprise. Good management provides a perspective that considers the relationship of all parts to the whole farm business. Good sheep management requires knowledge of sheep production practices and animal science, as well as new technology developments in the field.

The Lamb and Wool Management Program is concerned with the development of a persons knowledge of economic, management, and scientific principles and using them in a profit oriented decision making process that enables them to meet their goals.

For more information contact:
Mary Rothchild
Senior System Director for Workforce Development and Customized Training
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
System Office
30 7th Street East, Suite 350
Saint Paul, MN 55101-7804
mary.rothchild@so.mnscu.edu
Telephone 651-201-1672
Fax 651-296-3214