There will be a Warm and Wooly Yarn Competition and a Handcrafted with Wool Competition at the 2018 Shepherds Weekend which will be in Lansing on January 6-7.
Click here for forms for the Shepherds Weekend Trade Show.
Click on the link above for a video about the Ludlams.
Another great weekend is in store at this annual event.
Click here for a program.
Click here for a mail in registration form. Go to the heading “Forms” and scroll down to access online registration and payment.
The MSPA Board of Directors is soliciting nominations for Director for open positions in 2018. Terms are three years and there are four meetings per year, usually in Lansing. We are looking for persons dedicated to serving the Michigan sheep industry. We welcome applicants from all types of operations and parts of the state. This is an excellent opportunity to become more involved and familiar with our organization and to contribute fresh ideas. If you have questions, please contact Dave Meeuwse, VicePresident at (269) 760-1268; firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and the application form. You can complete the application/bio form below or get it on our website for yourself or for someone you would like to see on the board. Applications are due to Dave by December 12, 2017.
This year we have 5 terms expiring. Denise Bartlett and Jeff Buckham have both served two terms and are termed out. Thank you both very much for your dedicated service. The first terms of Dale Thorne, Scott Oswalt and Cameron Lauwers also expire this year. Cameron served two years to complete a vacated term.
Click here for a nomination form
MSU is sponsoring a series of sessions about sheep flock management beginning October 18. There will be three sessions covering many topics involved in managing a flock of sheep. There is no charge and one can attend one, two or all of the meetings.
Click here for details.