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Livestock Traceability: Opportunities for Animal Agriculture 2018

January 15, 2018

NIAA 2018 Annual Conference Announces April 10-12 Agenda Contact: Katie Ambrose katie.ambrose@animalagriculture.org 719-538-8843, ext. 14 NIAA News Release, January 12, 2018— The National Institute for Animal Agriculture will fuse new features into this year’s conference, titled Livestock Traceability: Opportunities for Animal Agriculture, taking place April 10th–12th at the Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel in Denver, Colorado. [...]

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2017 NAILE Show

January 5, 2018

North American International Livestock Expo held their annual livestock show in November 2017. All species of livestock were exhibited in the famous show ring on the prestigious GREEN shavings. Thousands of spectators viewed the shows at Louisville, Kentucky and many, many more watched from home on the live-stream web cast. The internet has brought a [...]

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2017 NAILE Photos

January 5, 2018

Following are some photos from the 2017 NAILE show in Louisville, KY.

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2017 Romney Futurity Results

January 5, 2018
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American Romney Breeders are proud to announce the winner of their 2017 Futurity. First place was secured by Megan Higgins of Coventry, CT. Megan did an awesome job of raising and showing this Fall Ewe Lamb. This lamb was purchased at the Romney National Sale held at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival in May [...]

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(Updated) Improving Lamb Marketing, Quality, & Profitability Workshops

December 18, 2017

California Wool Growers Association (CWGA) is hosting four interactive workshops focusing on improving lamb marketing and quality as well as producer profitability by applying innovative management practices and technologies.

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ARBA Board Meeting 11-18-2017

December 14, 2017

President, Chris Posbergh, called the conference call board meeting to order at 1:04 EST on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Participating in the call were Posbergh, Scott Culver, Randy Thompson, Charlene Carlisle, Allison Seyfert, Sue Kalina, Don Burgess, Betsy McPherson, Emma Rogers, Anne McIntyre-Lahner and JoAnn Mast, ARBA Secretary. Please download this PDF for the complete [...]

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Romneys in Cystic Fibrosis Research

November 15, 2017

Romneys in Research! The Utah State University (USU) sheep research program is using Romneys to study cystic fibrosis. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder in humans that affects the lungs and sometimes parts of the digestive system. CF is inherited as a recessive trait caused by mutations within the CFTR gene. Currently there is [...]

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Romney Ramblings – Fall 2017

November 13, 2017
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The Fall 2017 issue of Romney Ramblings is now available. Download your own copy here: Romney Ramblings – Fall 2017 (2 MB PDF).

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