Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producer Association

Supporting, Promoting and Protecting Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producers



The 4S Goat Expo and the Nebraska Sheep and Goat Producers annual meeting seminar has combined for a small ruminant educational program that will be held September 24 & 25 at the Lincoln County Fair Grounds in North Platte Nebraska. ... Continue Reading →

2022 Pipestone Sheep Facility Tour Don’t miss your chance to attend the 2022 Pipestone Lamb and Wool Program Sheep Facility tour which will be held on June 7th, 2022.  The tour will begin and end at the Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Pipestone Campus. ... Continue Reading →

Don’t Let Drought Woes Follow You into 2022

United States experienced extreme or exceptional drought as late as mid-October 2021. While we certainly felt the effects of drought in theyear behind us, there's plenty sheep and goat producers can do to top drought’s lingering impact in the new... Continue Reading →

American Lamb Summit 2022 Registration Now Open

The much-anticipated second American Lamb Summit is set for August 8-9, 2022, in East Lansing, MI. Registration opens Tuesday, April 5. The purpose of this interactive event is to inspire the next level of change and collaboration among all segments... Continue Reading →

Tips for Artificial Rearing of Lambs/Kids

In many sheep flocks and goat herds there are orphaned lambs or kids and many prolific ewes/does have too many lambs/kids for the milking ability of the natural mother. Artificial rearing should only be considered when the option to foster... Continue Reading →

Mid-Plains Fiber Fair

The Mid-Plains Fiber Fair will be hosting their 5th annual fiber fair on April 23-24th in York, NE. This is the only fiber fair in Nebraska. The Mid-Plains Fiber Fair seeks to bring together fiber artists of all skill levels... Continue Reading →


Nebraska Sheep and Goat Producers Association and Nebraska Extension are excited to present our 2nd annual Beginning Shepherd program geared towards new and seasoned sheep and goat producer’s education. This pro-gram will be held June 4th at the Gage County... Continue Reading →

Aksarben Lamb Challenges Youth  

This year the NS&GPA was proud to be a sponsor of the 2021 Aksarben Lamb Challenge.  Youth, ages 9-19 years old have the opportunity to get a more in-depth experience to learn about nutrition, health care, management, and showcasing their... Continue Reading →

2021 Ted and Alice Doane Outstanding Service Award  

Each year the Nebraska Sheep & Goat Producers selects a producer or person that is instrumental in promoting and supporting the sheep industry in Nebraska to receive the Ted and Alice Doane Outstanding Service Award.  Ted Doane was a former... Continue Reading →

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