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Improving Lamb Marketing, Quality, & Profitability Workshops

November 19, 2017

Improving Lamb Marketing, Quality, & Profitability: Options for California Producers WorkshopsJanuary 15 – 18, 2018 – Four Locations 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 including aseasonal lambing systems, genetic selection, best management practices, ultrasound [...]

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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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The Great Sheep Expedition

November 2, 2017

The American Romney Breeders Association has participated in the Great Sheep Expedition. Jennifer Gunn and her husband have interviewed the ARBA secretary and received materials produced by the association to include in their research. Pictures, a DNA sample, Roving and Raw Wool samples have also been provided to represent the breed. The Romney breed was [...]

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2017 National Romney Show Photos

October 3, 2017

Following are some photos from the 2017 National Romney Show held in New Jersey:

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NIAA Antibiotic Stewardship Symposium 10/31-11/2/17

September 21, 2017

The National Institute for Animal Agriculture (NIAA) announces the seventh in its series of Antibiotics Symposia: Antibiotic Stewardship: Collaborative Strategy for Animal Agriculture and Human Health. All sectors of the animal food production industry and partners in human medicine and public health will come together for collective and continued dialogue around one of the most [...]

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California Wool Growers Assn. Hosts First Annual Online All Breeds Sheep Sale

September 4, 2017

Sacramento, CA. – California Wool Growers Association (CWGA) is hosting its first annual Online All Breeds Sheep Sale on September 20 – 21, 2017. More than 10 sheep breeds will be offered from California and Oregon. Breeds to be sold include Composites, Columbia, Cormo, Dorper, Dorset, Merino, Natural Colored, Romeldale, Romney, Shropshire, Suffolk/Hampshire Crossbreds, Southdown [...]

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Southern Adirondack Romney Show 9/24/2017

September 4, 2017

The third annual Southern Adirondack Romney Show takes place at the Adirondack Wool and Arts Festival at the Washington County Fair grounds in Greenwich, NY on Sunday September 24th. Graeme Stewart will judge the separate White & Natural Colored Shows. Entry booklet available at www.adkwoolandarts.com Entries: Postmarked by Monday September 11 or online by September [...]

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ARBA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Dinner – Sep 8, 2017

August 11, 2017

ARBA’s 2017 annual meeting and dinner will be held at the Blue Fish Grill, 50 Mine Street, Flemington, NJ on September 8th at 6PM. Dinner cost is $30 per person. Please send reservations and payment to Chris Posbergh 381 Burnt Mill Road, Branchburg NJ 08876 cposbergh@gmail.com or 908-310-8548.

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