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ARBA Science Advisory Panel Findings

January 3, 2017

Below are the findings of the Science Advisory Panel explaining the science behind brown versus black color and how brown could have remained hidden in the Romney population. As the field of genetics is evolving from studying abstract alleles to knowing the specific DNA code responsible for various differences, breed associations must adapt to this [...]

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Romney Ramblings – Fall/Winter 2016/17

December 11, 2016

The Fall/Winter 2016/17 issue of Romney Ramblings is now available. Download your own copy here: Romney Ramblings – Fall/Winter 2016/17 (2.2 MB PDF).

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ARBA New Board Meeting 11-13-2016

December 3, 2016

President, Chris Posbergh, called the meeting of the newly seated ARBA Board to order November 13, 2016 at 9:12 a.m. EST in conference room B-109 of the livestock complex housing the North American International Livestock Exposition (NAILE) in Louisville, Kentucky. In attendance were Posbergh, Randy Thompson, Charlene Carlisle, Anne McIntyre Lahner, Allison Seyfert, Katherine Moore, [...]

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ARBA Annual Meeting 11-12-2016

December 3, 2016

The annual membership meeting of the American Romney Breeders Association was called to order by Chris Posbergh, president, at 8:10 p.m. EST, November 12, 2016. The meeting was held in conjunction with dinner at the Bristol Bar and Grill in the Sheraton Louisville hotel in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Board members attending included Posbergh, Randy Thompson, Charlene [...]

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ARBA Old Board Meeting 11-11-2016

December 3, 2016

The meeting of the board of the American Romney Breeders Association was called to order at 5:15 p.m. EST, November 11, 2016 by Chris Posbergh, president. Members in attendance included Posbergh, Randy Thompson, Charlene Carlisle, Anne McIntyre-Lahner, Allison Seyfert, Katherine Moore, Don Burgess, Betsy McPherson and ARBA secretary/treasurer JoAnn Mast. Board members unable to attend [...]

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ARBA Board Meeting 9-29-2016

November 4, 2016

President, Chris Posbergh, called a conference call meeting of the ARBA board to order at 9:03 EDT on September 29, 2016. In attendance were Posbergh, Randy Thompson, JoAnn Mast, Charlene Carlisle, Anne McIntyre Lahner, Scott Culver, Allison Seyfert Streaker, Don Burgess, Karen Nichols, Carolynn Harwell and Betsy McPherson. Please download this PDF for the complete [...]

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ARBA’s 2016 Annual Meeting

October 5, 2016

ARBA’s annual meeting will be held at NAILE this year in Louisville, KY. The annual dinner and meeting will be on Saturday, November 12th, 2016 at 6 pm. The dinner/meeting will be held at The Bristol on the River (AKA Bristol Bar and Grill) in Jeffersonville, Indiana. Costs for dinner tickets will be $26 per [...]

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Southern Adirondack Romney Sheep Show – September 25, 2016

September 2, 2016

The second Southern Adirondack Romney Sheep Show will take place Sunday, September 25, 2016, starting at noon in conjunction with the 8th Annual Southern Adirondack Fiber Festival at the Washington County Fairgrounds, Greenwich, New York. The Show features combined Open and Junior Shows for both White and Natural Colored Romneys, and welcomes all in-state and [...]

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