2024 Symposium & Sale

Symposium Schedule

The Eastern Alliance for Production Katahdins will host the 4th Annual Symposium and Sale at the Hyder-Burks Agricultural Pavilion, 2390 Gainesboro Grade, Cookeville, TN 38501 on July 12-13th, 2024.

More Details including schedule coming soon!

 
Friday afternoon

Interesting thing
NSIP topic – big picture – Rusty Burgett

Saturday AM

Beginner shepherding clinic – animal handling and care – Dr. Andrew Weaver, Dr. Chris Fletcher, Dr. Camren Maierle

Research and industry updates – Dr. Andrew Weaver, Dr. Camren Maierle (Climate Smart Grant), Dr. Scott Bowdridge, Dr. Scott Greiner, Rusty Burgett

Saturday PM

Live animal evaluation – Dr. Scott Greiner, Dr. Andrew Weaver

The barns will be open for sale animal viewing throughout the day and into the evening until the conclusion of the sale.

Motel Options

There are plenty of hotel options in Cookeville.  EAPK has a block of rooms set aside at the Holiday Inn, TownePlace Suites and Fairfield Inn and Suites.  Click on Hotel Name for direct link to reserve rooms!

Holiday Inn
1091 S Willow Ave #2c
Cookeville, TN  38501
931-559-4539

TownePlace Suites
1250 Sams St
Cookeville, TN 38506
931-548-0950

Fairfield Inn & Suites
1200 Sams St
Cookeville, TN 38506
931-854-1050