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WOOL TESTING SERVICES – WOOL TESTING AUTHORITY EUROPE LTD

May 3, 2020

Good Morning/Afternoon I recently took over as Managing Director of Wool Testing Authority Europe (WTAE) and wanted to take the opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Courtney Pye and I was taken on as Technical Manager for the laboratory in 2016 and became MD at the beginning of 2019. I was planning on making […]

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Free Online Fiber Artist Market

May 3, 2020

FREE ONLINE MARKETPLACE FOR FIBER PRODUCERS AND INDEPENDENT FIBER ARTISTS. With all the cancellations taking place today the need is even more urgent to support our fiber producers, Fiber Artists, and supporting industries. https://fiberartistmarket.com/ is completely free to all fiber producers, fiber artists, shearers, mills, and supporting industries through 9/30/2020. We have over 100 vendors […]

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Excerpt from California Wool Growers Association “Herd the News”

February 7, 2020

See below for an excerpt from the latest edition of “Herd the News” from the California Wool Growers Association: CWGA Herd the News excerpt

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2019 National Romney Sale Entries due July 29th

July 25, 2019

Please see the documents below for details for entering the ARBA National Sale to be held at 6:30pm on September 7th. Also included are the entry forms and consignor information sheet if you plan to mail in your entries. Entries can also be completed online here. If you plan on entering sheep into the sale […]

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2019 ARBA National Show, Sale and Annual Meeting

July 25, 2019

The 2019 ARBA National Show, Sale and Annual Meeting will be held September 6th, 7th and 8th in conjunction with the Wisconsin Sheep & Wool Festival in Jefferson, WI (Jefferson County Fair Park, 503 N Jackson Ave). Please see the document below for details including: Lodging information Meeting times National Romney Show & Sale information […]

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Grey Bruce Farmers Week 2020 Livestreaming Agricultural Learning Opportunity – SHEEP DAY 2020

July 19, 2019

Dear Shepherd’s, Shearers, Sheep producers and Sheep enthusiasts: Grey Bruce Farmers Week (GBFW) will be hosting its 54th annual conference January 3-9, 2020 in Elmwood Ontario. GBFW has been a main stay for the agricultural industry in Grey County since 1966. Our mandate to provide education to farmers and agribusiness has been steadily growing. We […]

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UPDATED NEWS RELEASE: California Wool Growers Assn. Hosts 3rd Annual Online All Breeds Sheep Sale

July 19, 2019

Sacramento, CA. – California Wool Growers Association (CWGA) is hosting its 3rd Annual Online All Breeds Sheep Sale on August 1 – 2, 2019. The following breeds will be offered including registered and unregistered sheep. Breeds to be sold include Columbia, Corriedale, Crossbred, Dorper, Natural Colored, Shetland, Shropshire, Southdown, Targhee, Wether Sire Ewe Lambs, and […]

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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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