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New Hampshire’s Sheep Comeback

May 13, 2016

Article from New Hampshire Business Review Industry picks up steam as a niche business “Go back to the 1850s and ‘60s, the mainstay of agriculture in New England was sheep,” said David Kennard, owner of Wellscroft Farm in Chesham and co-founder of the NH Sheep and Wool Growers Association. Stonewalls seen lining properties and, now [...]

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ARBA District 1 Meeting – May 14, 2016

May 5, 2016

ARBA District 1 Meeting Saturday May 14, 2016 Deerfield Fairgrounds, Deerfield, NH Building A Lower Level Conference Room Agenda Meet and greet with appetizers Review board minutes from this Fiscal Year (July 2015-present) How To’s of Registration, Membership, Amnesty Program Romney products “Branding” Junior Writers for Banner No Coloring Policy to Pass New Breed Standards [...]

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Invitation to to serve as an ARBA Director

May 4, 2016

ARBA Members, It is time to sign on to serve as an ARBA Director. Contact Anne McIntyre-Lahner for District Director positions to be filled or Karen Nichols if you want to be a Director At Large. This needs to happen now. You do not have several days to consider this option. You will then need [...]

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Sue Stewart Memorial Celebration at Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival

May 1, 2016

Hello all. If you are coming to Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, please join us in celebrating the life and joys of Sue Stewart on Friday evening after the completion of the Banner Sale Show. Come gather to laugh and share the wonderful memories with Graeme in the show ring Friday evening at 8:30 as [...]

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Pipestone Lamb and Wool Facility Tour – June 6, 2016

April 21, 2016

The Pipestone Lamb and Wool Program, dedicated to changing sheep production to make it more profitable for producers, is excited to offer an idea filled sheep facility tour. The Pipestone Lamb and Wool program offers this tour every other year and this will be the fifth tour offered. The purpose of the tour is to [...]

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Romney Ramblings – Spring 2016

April 19, 2016

The Spring 2016 issue of Romney Ramblings is now available. Download your own copy here: Romney Ramblings – Spring 2016 (3.6 MB PDF).

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In Memorial: Susan Stewart

March 28, 2016

On March 17, a beloved shepherd and friend, Susan Stewart passed away – leaving many tears of sadness and smiles of joy from beautiful memories. For 12 years she was well known in the Romney community as a part of the Anchorage Farm team and before that could be seen fitting and showing with Moosehill [...]

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In Memorial: John Kamenicky

March 28, 2016

John Kamenicky, Oregon, passed away in October 2015. John was 86 and had been an active member of ARBA for many years.

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