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Wednesday 11th April Visits on route and return to Montevideo - accommodation in Montevideo - Sheraton Hotel or others in the vicinity. Pre-Conference Saturday 7th AprilSaturday 7th April Departure from Montevideo official hotels (Sheraton – Aloft – Regency) northbound to Durazno. Sheep concentration in Durazno Rural Association (studs andcommercial flocks) Lunch Visit Wool Mill Night at Altos del Arapey Thermal Resort, Salto - (Dinner and breakfast included) Sunday 8th April Travelling on Route 31 visit “Buena Vista” Farm's stud and commercial flocks Visit Farm “La Magdalena” (Los Tordos SenC) Lunch Return to Altos del Arapey (dinner and breakfast included) Monday 9th April Show, judging and sales in Altos del Arapey Thermal Resort grounds Fleece contest Lunch at Altos del Arapey Resort Young judges contest (Judge: WFMB President, Tom Ashby) Prize Awards Dinner at Altos del Arapey Night at Altos del Arapey Resort Tuesday 10th April Visit “La Gringa” farm – (Talitas Soc. Agraria) Visit “San Ramón SG” Farm Lunch Visit to the Uruguayan Wool Secretariat Research Station (SUL) Night at Altos del Arapey Resort (Dinner and breakfast included) Wednesday 11 th April Breakfast – check out hotel Altos del Arapey Visit to “Pingo Viejo” Farm (Ing.Agr.Carlos Parietti) - Criollo horses, Hereford and Angus cattle – commercial sheep mob Route 3 to Paysandú – Sheep concentration in Paysandú Rural Association (studs and commercial flocks) Presentation of the CRILU Fine Merino Project phases I y II Lunch at Paysandú Rural Association Departure to Montevideo Night at hotels in Montevideo according to your pre-bookings (Sheraton – Aloft – Regency as official hotels Program Thursday 12th April 10th World Merino Conference, Day 1 at the Sheraton Hotel in Montevideo Morning and afternoon coffee breaks and lunch included Opening Ceremony 19:00 Welcome cocktail at Sheraton hotel Night at Montevideo hotels - breakfast included in all hotels Friday 13th April 10th World Merino Conference, Day 2 at the Sheraton Hotel in Montevideo Morning and afternoon coffee breaks and lunch included Closing Ceremony WFMB delegates meeting (Floor 25) 20:30 - Closing dinner at Golf Club Post-Conference Saturday 14th April Punta del Este full day tour (optional) Montevideo city tour (half day) (optional) Sunday 15th April: Visit “Santa Catalina” farm (Mr.Douglas Cortela) Lunch Afternoon Colonia city tour (World Heritage listed by UNESCO – first settlement in Uruguay by the Portuguese 1630) End of 10WMC Uruguay 2018 – in the evening return to Montevideo hotels, or stay at pre-booked hotel and package in Colonia for departure by ferry Monday morning 16 th to Buenos Aires for Post Tour Argentina. NOTE: The Organizing Committee reserves the right to make any necessary amendments or changes in the tour itinerary or general program and conference schedule due to logistics, climatic or force majeure reasons.
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7 - 15 april 2018. Montevideo, Uruguay 
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Local Secretariat contact: +598 2916 0900 / merino2018@congresos-rohr.com / info@merinouruguay2018.org