Denise Bartlett and Jeff Buckham are retiring from the MSPA Board. Their work on the Board is greatly appreciated.
The following awards were given at the 2018 Shepherds Weekend:
Service to the Industry: John & Linda Oswalt
Club Lamb Producer: Pat Henne family
Commercial Producer: Jim & Claudia Chapman
Purebred Producer: Al Culham
The following people were elected to the MSPA Board at the January annual meeting:
Ben Bartlett, Cameron Lauwers, Scott Oswalt, Jason Scramlin, Dale Thorne,
Cami Harris of the Ovid-Elsie Chapter is the 2017 FFA Sheep Proficiency Award winner.
Click here for a review of her accomplishments.
Lacey Quail has been named as the manager of the MSU Sheep Teaching and Research Center. She is from South Dakota and a graduate of South Dakota State University with an animal science degree and of Texas A & M with a masters degree in reproductive physiology. She will begin the job in the summer 2018.
A birth management clinic for sheep & goats will be conducted by MSU on February 3, 2018.
Click here for details.