Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producer Association

Supporting, Promoting and Protecting Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producers



Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producers Annual Conference and Meeting

October 22 & 23, 2021 The Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producers Association will be holding their Annual Conference, on October 22 & 23.   The conference will start off on Friday, October 22nd at 5:00 pm with a tour of the... Continue Reading →

American Lamb Board Launches Outdoor Cooking Adventures Contest

For more information and resources visit  One year since the pandemic began, the great outdoors and grilling seem to be attracting people across the country. To help consumers put these passions to work and possibly win prizes, the American... Continue Reading →

National Sheep & Goat Producer Needs Assessment

We are asking all sheep and goat producers to please fill out the attached survey.  It will help us with needs for small ruminant extension in Nebraska.

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Beginning Shepherd Program

Beginning Shepherd Program May 1st in Pierce The Nebraska Sheep and Goat Producers and Nebraska Extension are offering a new educational program geared toward new sheep producers.  The speakers and topics for the program are: Marty Stewart – Sheep Basics/Choosing Your... Continue Reading →

Still accepting applications for NAYI

The Nebraska Agricultural Youth Institute (NAYI) is a weeklong experience for high school juniors and seniors from across Nebraska to learn more about career opportunities within agriculture. This conference features speakers, workshops, agricultural education, networking with peers and industry leaders,... Continue Reading →

Beginning Shepherd Field Day

The Nebraska Sheep and Goat Producers in cooperation with the University of Nebraska Extension will be holding a Beginning Shepherd Field Day on May 1, 2021 in Pierce, NE. If you are interested in raising sheep or just want to... Continue Reading →

USDA Announces Additional Pandemic Funding for Producers 

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that USDA is establishing new programs and efforts to bring financial assistance to farmers, ranchers and producers who felt the impact of COVID-19 market disruptions. The new initiative – USDA Pandemic Assistance for Producers... Continue Reading →

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Start Working Now for AWA Certification 

There’s no time like the present for sheep producers to get involved with the voluntary American Wool Assurance Program from the American Sheep Industry Association.  This spring is the perfect time to develop an operating plan and start organizing records... Continue Reading →

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