Scholarships are available for youth who have exhibited livestock at fairs or expos in Michigan. For information and application forms contact: www.michigan.gov/mda-mylsf
Click here for a copy of the January 22, 2018 MSPA Board meeting minutes.
Click here for a report about the MSPA apparel sale that was conducted around the time of the January 2018 Shepherds Weekend.
Purdue University will be holding a lambing school on February, 24 at the Animal Sciences Research and Education Sheep Unit. It will be conducted by Mike Neary. For further information, contact him at 765-494-4849 or firstname.lastname@example.org
According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service the number of sheep in Michigan declined by 6% from January 1, 2017 to January 1, 2018. The breeding sheep inventory was down 4000 head and the market sheep and lambs was down 1000 head.