The American Romney Breeders Association (ARBA), is the registrar for and promoter of Romney sheep in the United States and Canada. ARBA registers both white and natural colored Romneys. We welcome your visit!
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Please make the following edits to your 2014-2015 ARBA membership directory:
- Holly Wolff: Please change email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Timothy Walker: Please change farm name to Liberty Hall
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Timothy Putman, PhD candidate in Dr. Dan Rockey’s lab, was recently selected for the MacVicar Scholar Award for his work on genome sequencing of the bacterial pathogen, Chlamydia abortus, that causes Ovine Enzootic Abortion. The pathogen is present in sheep flocks world-wide, and Putman’s work will aid in the development of preventative therapies. The MacVicar Award is given for quality research that impacts animal health.
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The spring meeting of the American Romney Breeders Association board was called to order by Ron Andress, President, at 1:04 p.m. EDT on Saturday, April 11, 2015. Members present on the conference call included: Ron, Charlene Carlisle, Christiane Payton, Scott Culver, Al Schwider, Hilary Chapin, Chris Posbergh, John Shelton, Margaret VanCamp, Anne McIntyre-Lahner, and JoAnn Mast, ARBA secretary.
Please download this PDF for the complete minutes of the meeting.
The 2015 ARBA National Sale will be held August 8th at the Clark County Fair in Vancouver Washington. See the documents below for details:
National Show Rules
National Sale Rules
National Sale Entry Form
National Sale Consignor Info
National Junior Show Entry Form