News

ARBA February Article for The Banner Magazine

January 30, 2021

2020 was a terrible year in so many ways. Every shepherd I talk to has mentioned how they miss either the shows, the fiber festivals, or the farmers’ markets. Hopefully, things will change by the end of 2021. While we anxiously await a return to something closer to normal life, the American Romney Breeders Association […]

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News Release from Heritage Sheep Reproduction

November 29, 2020

New website is now open: http://www.heritagesheepreproduction.com New UK team member added, see website “About Us”: Jonathan Long is a UK-based technical writer and PR specialist with a background in livestock production and particularly sheep breeding. Jonathan will be working on website management, PR and information gathering in the UK as well as liaising with UK […]

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Herd In The News 10/19/2020

October 20, 2020

    ASI Annual Convention  ASI moves their annual convention to an online platform for 2021. The ASI officers and staff will meet and gather in person in Denver to present a virtual two-day event during the last week in January 2021.    ASI Accepting Officer Nominations. Producers that are interested to serve on the […]

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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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