International Lamb Trade and Economics webinar

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University of Minnesota Extension and North Dakota State University Extension will host an International Lamb Trade and Economics webinar on Thursday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. CST. Farmers, ranchers, 4-H members, agriculture business professionals who work with farmers and those interested in goats or sheep will learn how global lamb marketing affects local sheep operations.


Speakers are with the U.S. Meat Export Federation, a trade association responsible for developing international markets for the U.S. red meat industry. They work with a wide variety of information to provide analysis on the U.S. red meat industry and global trade to both domestic and international stakeholders.

  • Jessica Spreitzer- director of trade analysis 
  • Courtney Heller - director of export services

They will discuss

  • International lamb trade in 2023
  • Opportunities for future success in 2024


Pre-registration is required. Register at z.umn.edu/GSLambEcon. A Zoom link will be emailed to participants upon registration. If you are unable to attend the live session, you will receive the recording via email.

For additional information, please contact Brenda Miller at nels4220@umn.edu or Travis Hoffman at travis.w.hoffman@ndsu.edu


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Travis Hoffman

Requests for accommodations related to disability should be made to the event contact person at least two weeks in advance of the event.