Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producers Association in conjunction with Nebraska Extension offer a Lambing & Kidding School on January 27th at 10 am in North Platte, Nebraska.
Apply to be considered for the 2017 Youth Volunteer Awards Application.
Abigail Olson of Sargent and Charmayne Popp of Broken Bow, represented Nebraska at the National Make It With Wool competition held in conjunction with the American Sheep Industry Association Convention, January 26-28, in Denver, CO, according to Alice Doane, State... Continue Reading →
Weekly National Market Prices for Wool The U.S. Department of Agriculture's prices for wool can be accessed at http://www.fsa.usda.gov/Internet/FSA_EPAS_Reports/wamrpt011717.pdf. The effective repayment rate is the lower of either the 30-day average or weekly rate. Category 2016 Loan Rate Effective Repayment... Continue Reading →
This week, the USDA Agriculture Marketing Service published its Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices final rule. The rule, initially proposed in April 2016, aims to strengthen rules for Organic Livestock and Poultry by: Clarifying how producers and handlers must treat... Continue Reading →
Producers’ Seminar Wednesday, January 25, 2017 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Central Time at the Denver Mariott City Center, Denver, Colorado. HOTEL TRAVEL INFORMATION Denver Mariott City Center 1701 California St, Denver, Colorado 80202 For Reservations: ONLINE or Call: 877-303-0104
In preparation for the new year and new administration, the American Sheep Industry Association, on behalf of the nation's 88,000 sheep producers, provided the Trump Administration a list of priorities - https://d1cqrq366w3ike.cloudfront.net/http/DOCUMENT/SheepUSA/ASI%20Presidential%20Transition%20Priorities.pdf - it hopes will be considered for immediate... Continue Reading →
Veterinary Feed Directive Module - Now Available USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's National Veterinary Accreditation Program announced the availability of a new training, Module 29 Veterinary Feed Directive. NVAP worked with the Food and Drug Administration's Center for... Continue Reading →