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Romney Ramblings – Spring 2017

May 23, 2017
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The Spring 2017 issue of Romney Ramblings is now available. Download your own copy here: Romney Ramblings – Spring 2017 (3 MB PDF).

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Pipestone Sheep for Profit School

May 20, 2017

Sheep For Profit School July 5-8, 2017 Pipestone Minnesota www.pipestonesheep.com Don’t miss your chance to attend the 2017 Pipestone Lamb and Wool Program Sheep For Profit School which will be held on July 5-8th, 2017 in Pipestone Minnesota. The Sheep for Profit School is only offered once every two years. The Pipestone Lamb and Wool [...]

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Tail Docking

May 17, 2017

The attached article is from the Feb. issue of The Shepherd (posted with author & publisher permissions). The attached letter was recently sent to the American Sheep Industry Association (ASI) from the American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners (AASRP) regarding the practice of tail docking. The recent raised awareness led to tail docking being discussed [...]

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National Romney Sale at Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival, May 6th

April 29, 2017

Make plans to attend the National Romney Sale this year at Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival, May 6th. The sale is being managed by Banner Sale Management. There are 10 lots selling on Saturday night at 6pm in the main show ring. The sale catalog can be found at this link: www.bannersheepmagazine.com/salecatalogs/2017/Maryland-Catalog-2017.pdf Lots of transport [...]

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ARBA Board Meeting 4-8-2017

April 24, 2017

The spring meeting of the American Romney Breeders Association board was called to order April 8, 2017 at 1:07 p.m. Eastern Daylight time by president, Chris Posbergh. Participating in the conference call were Posbergh, Charlene Carlisle, Scott Culver, Anne McIntyre-Lahner, Allison Seyfert, Sue Kalina, Betsy McPherson and JoAnn Mast. Joining the call at 1:35 p.m. [...]

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Washington County (NY) Fiber Tour

April 20, 2017

Since the 1800’s, Washington County, New York, has been a welcoming home for production of wool. In the mid-1800s the County was one New York’s major producers of Merino wool. Now wool and other fiber production is enjoying a renaissance, you can see on the Washington County Fiber Tour. Join us as we celebrate the [...]

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New Romney Breed Standard & Score Card

April 11, 2017

The ARBA board recently approved the following Breed Standard and Score Card: Romney Breed Standard Romney Score Card

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Willamette Valley Ram and Ewe Sale – July, 29

April 11, 2017

The Willamette Valley Ram and Ewe sale, set for July 29, will also be the site of a dispersal sale of the Lynn Barnes flock of Romney breeding stock. The ram and ewe sale will be an all breeds sale, with a start time of 1:00 p.m. The dispersal sale will begin at 4:00 p.m. [...]

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