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District 4 Regional Show – July 13, 2016

June 24, 2016

District 4 Regional Show is happening during the Linn County Fair in Albany, OR. Romney classes will be judged Wednesday, July 13 in the afternoon. Sponsors are needed to make this an event comparable to those held previously. A $25 donation will support special recognition for one class in the open or junior show. If [...]

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New Logo From the American Wool Council

June 4, 2016

DENVER, Colo. – As American consumers embrace the natural magic of homegrown wool, the American Wool Council has adopted a new look that brings the industry’s image up to par with the products being created everyday with this innovative, sustainable fiber. A division of the American Sheep Industry Association, the American Wool Council developed a [...]

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Northeast Youth Sheep Show July 14 – 17, 2016

May 20, 2016

The 32nd annual Northeast Youth Sheep Show (NEYSS) will be held July 14th-17th at the Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds in West Springfield, MA. The NEYSS is the premier all-breed junior sheep show in the northeast, attracting over 200 youth exhibitors showing close to 800 head of sheep. The show is open to all youth 21 [...]

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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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