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ARBA Election Results

July 1, 2019

The ballots have been counted and here are your newly elected board members for the American Romney Breeders Association. They will start their new terms at the annual meeting being held at Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival this year. President – Don Burgess Vice President – Anne McIntyre Lahner Director at Large – Rick Trojanoski […]

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National Sale Information

June 23, 2019

Held in conjunction with the Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival in Jefferson, WI (Jefferson County Fair Park, 503 N Jackson Ave). Festival Dates: September 6th, 7th and 8th, 2019 Show for the Sale Sheep will be 5 pm on Friday, September 6th, 2019. Sale entries will be due approximately mid July to Banner Sale Management […]

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Sheep Breeding Workshops Focus on Performance and Production – July 26-27

June 19, 2019

Are you interested in increasing performance and profit in your sheep operation? A New Direction in Sheep Breeding is an educational program that will be held July 26 and 27 at the Clay County Fairgrounds in Spencer, Iowa. The program is funded by ASI Let’s Grow and is being sponsored by the United Suffolk Sheep […]

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ARBA Board Meeting 5-18-2019

June 19, 2019

The board meeting of the American Romney Breeders Association was called to order by President, Chris Posbergh, at 1:04 p.m. EDT. Participating in the conference call were Posbergh, Randy Thompson, Charlene Carlisle, Scott Culver, Anne McIntyre-Lahner, Emma Rogers, Allison Seyfert, Don Burgess, Carol Pasheilich, Betsy McPherson and ARBA secretary, JoAnn Mast. Unable to participate was […]

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California Wool Growers Association 3rd Annual Online All Breeds Sheep Sale August 1 & 2, 2019

June 19, 2019

Entry Deadline ~ July 5th Please see this flyer for details

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Southern Adirondack Wool Pool, processing information, and knitters tours

June 9, 2019

Wool Pool June 13-15 The 9th annual Southern Adirondack Fiber Producers Cooperative wool pool will be held June 13-15 at the Washington County Fairgrounds on State Rte 29 in Greenwich, New York. The pool hours will be 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. each day. A large national wool buyer is offering sheep farmers from throughout New York and neighboring states current […]

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Preventing and Controlling Footrot in Sheep Webinar

May 25, 2019

Join us for a webinar on June 4, 2019 at 7:00 PM CDT. Register now! https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/589593718137032459 Presenter: Mike Neary, PhD Extension Small Ruminant Specialist Purdue University Host: Dr. Jay Parsons, Department of Agricultural Economics University of Nebraska-Lincoln Time: 8:00 PM Eastern; 7:00 PM Central; 6:00 PM Mountain; 5:00 PM Pacific Description: Predators and footrot have […]

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Oregon State Fair Offers Wool Shows

May 15, 2019

Clean up those fleeces and get your entries submitted on-line for one of two shows being offered during the Oregon State Fair. Information can be located on the fair website, within the sheep division. The ewe fleece class is open to all breeds and exhibitors for a $3 entry fee and no limit on the […]

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