May 2016

Northeast Youth Sheep Show July 14 – 17, 2016

May 20, 2016

The 32nd annual Northeast Youth Sheep Show (NEYSS) will be held July 14th-17th at the Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds in West Springfield, MA. The NEYSS is the premier all-breed junior sheep show in the northeast, attracting over 200 youth exhibitors showing close to 800 head of sheep. The show is open to all youth 21 [...]

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New Hampshire’s Sheep Comeback

May 13, 2016

Article from New Hampshire Business Review Industry picks up steam as a niche business “Go back to the 1850s and ‘60s, the mainstay of agriculture in New England was sheep,” said David Kennard, owner of Wellscroft Farm in Chesham and co-founder of the NH Sheep and Wool Growers Association. Stonewalls seen lining properties and, now [...]

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ARBA Board Meeting 4-2-2016

May 5, 2016

Roll call was taken by Chris Posbergh, president. In attendance were JoAnn Mast, Randy Thompson, Charlene Carlisle, Anne McIntyre Lahner, Scott Culver, Katherine Moore, Carolynn Harwell and Betsy McPherson. Unavailable for the conference call were Allison Seyfert Streaker, Don Burgess and Karen Nichols. Please download this PDF for the complete minutes of the meeting.

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ARBA District 1 Meeting – May 14, 2016

May 5, 2016

ARBA District 1 Meeting Saturday May 14, 2016 Deerfield Fairgrounds, Deerfield, NH Building A Lower Level Conference Room Agenda Meet and greet with appetizers Review board minutes from this Fiscal Year (July 2015-present) How To’s of Registration, Membership, Amnesty Program Romney products “Branding” Junior Writers for Banner No Coloring Policy to Pass New Breed Standards [...]

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Invitation to to serve as an ARBA Director

May 4, 2016

ARBA Members, It is time to sign on to serve as an ARBA Director. Contact Anne McIntyre-Lahner for District Director positions to be filled or Karen Nichols if you want to be a Director At Large. This needs to happen now. You do not have several days to consider this option. You will then need [...]

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Sue Stewart Memorial Celebration at Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival

May 1, 2016

Hello all. If you are coming to Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, please join us in celebrating the life and joys of Sue Stewart on Friday evening after the completion of the Banner Sale Show. Come gather to laugh and share the wonderful memories with Graeme in the show ring Friday evening at 8:30 as [...]

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