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Seeking Romney Pictures

August 24, 2013

I am writing a textbook title “Large Animal Internal Medicine for the Veterinary Technician” for Wiley Publishing. We are compiling a group of pictures for breed recognition. Would you be able to contribute a one or two pictures for this publication? A photo without an identifiable human face would be best to keep the permission [...]

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National Romney Show 2013

July 16, 2013

Updated July 23, 2013 – Please read all the way down – new information posted at the bottom Here is the latest information on the National Show to be held this year at the resurrected Michigan State Fair (officially the “Fifth Third Bank Michigan State Fair”). The show will be taking place over Labor Day [...]

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2013 ARBA Election Results

July 2, 2013

Congratulations to the following newly elected members of the Board: President Ron Andress Vice-President Charlene Carlisle Director-at-Large Anne McIntyre-Lahner District 1 Director Hilary Chapin District 3 Director John Shelton District 5 Director Al Schwider

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2013 ARBA National Show and Sale – Update

June 8, 2013

The 2013 ARBA Show and Sale will be separated into two different events held at different venues in the Midwest, in hopes that more members will be able to attend one or the other ( or hopefully, both!) The National Romney Sale took place at the Great Lakes Fiber Show and Sale this past Memorial [...]

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2013 ARBA Board Candidate Biographies

May 18, 2013

Following are Candidate Biographies for the upcoming 2013 ARBA Board Election: 2013 Candidates for President Ron Andress My name is Ron Andress and I would like to continue as your ARBA President. My wife Sue and I have been raising Romney sheep for 20 years. We live in southeastern Pennsylvania. When our three sons were [...]

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Announcing American Romney Yarn

March 31, 2013
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There is a new commercial yarn, available nationwide, that is all pure American Romney. This yarn is shipped to the mill, washed, carded and spun into yarn. It is then sent back to the yarn designer who dyes it and sends it to the wholesale distributor. This product is an opportunity for Romney breeders to [...]

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John Landers – Former Longtime Secretary of ARBA

March 28, 2013

John Landers passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2013, in Albany, OR, with his daughter by his side. John was hired by Oregon State University’s Department of Animal Science in 1950. He served 27 years at OSU, principally as a State Extension Livestock Specialist traveling across Oregon helping farmers and ranchers. He also was a [...]

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ARBA Membership Dues Reminder

March 13, 2013

Just a reminder that to be eligible to receive a ballot in the 2013 election, members must be current. Late membership dues of $25 must be paid by April 1, 2013, and this information verified by ASR in its April statement.

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