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New England Sheep and Wool Show and Sale (July 2012)

July 26, 2012
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The 2012 New England Sheep Show and Sale was held in Springfield, MA in conjunction with the North East Youth Show last weekend. Romneys are always very well received in this geographical locale and this year was no exception. I am pleased to report that a new record was set for Romney ewes being sold [...]

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ARBA’s Centennial Celebration

July 23, 2012

Come join us for ARBA’s centennial celebration at the District 4 Regional Show at the Oregon State Fair on August 24 and 25. Festivities start on August 23 at the 4:30 – 6:00 Meet & Greet to be held at the Willamette Heritage Center on 1313 Mill St. SE in Salem, OR. The banquet and [...]

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ARBA Survey Results

July 1, 2012

In the Spring of 2012, ARBA members were able to take part in a survey through this website. The total number of surveys submitted was 37. The survey results are detailed in the following PDF: Spring 2012 ARBA Survey Results (485 KB PDF)

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2012 ARBA Election Results

June 29, 2012

The 2012 election results are in!  As in the previous 2 years, the votes were counted by our registrar, ASR. The winners are as follows: District 2:  Chris Posbergh District 4:  Scott Culver District 6:  Jane Caulfield At Large:  Margaret VanCamp Thank you to all of our candidates, for taking the time and spending the [...]

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Black Sheep Gathering – 2012

June 29, 2012
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Black Sheep Gathering, Eugene OR June 22-24, 2012 Romney breeders were well represented among the sheep breeders attending the Black Sheep Gathering in Eugene, OR this past weekend. Special congratulations go out to The Pines Farm/Schwiders for their champion white ram and to JK Korral/Kamenicky for champion white ewe. In the natural colored class, Silver [...]

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Important Announcement – Registration/Transfer Fee Changes

May 29, 2012

As per the ARBA Board vote on March 31,2012, registration and transfer fees are going up by $1 on July 1, 2012. This means that registrations will cost $6 for members and transfers will cost $5. So hurry up and get the new lamb crop of 2012 registered and/or transferred in June in order to [...]

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Mother Earth News Fair 2012

May 28, 2012
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The first annual Mother Earth News fair located at the Western Washington Fairgrounds in Puyallup Washington was held June of 2011. District 5 Director Randy Thompson was approached to set up sheep displays, and sheep related demonstrations. With the help of District 4 Director Scott Culver, Al and Lin Schwider, Elaine Thompson, and the Shepherds [...]

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2012 ARBA Board Candidate Biographies

May 17, 2012

Following are Candidate Biographies for the upcoming 2012 ARBA Board Election:

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