Ovine Interest Group

Ovine Interest Group

About us

Ovine Interest Group (OIG) is a student run organization which focuses on educating and providing opportunities for both Veterinary and Animal Science students within the Australian Sheep Industry.

We aim to ignite a passion for and expand knowledge of the industry, facilitate networking opportunities, increase industry involvement, teach practical skills and provide a variety of experiences within the industry. We achieve this through a range of events including hands-on workshops, demonstrations, producer and business presentations and industry tours. Being involved in OIG is a great way to increase your knowledge and gain valuable experience within the Australian Sheep Industry.

Head over to our Facebook page to follow OIG throughout the year.

Upcoming events

SIG Sign Up Day – First Week of Semester Membership Prices: $MVSA/MASSA and $7 Non-MVSA/MASSA Come along and sign up to OIG for another exciting year! We are bringing along cupcakes and will have some quizzes to win some cool prizes so come along!

Sheep Handling Workshop – 2nd or 3rd Week of Semester TBC Cost TBC Learn basic sheep handling skills preparing you for any sheep pracs and building on your livestock handling skills!

The Value of Australian Lamb – Date TBC Cost: Free to Members, Gold Coin Non Members

WAMMCO Tour – Date TBC

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