NLFA 2015 Calendar

June 8-13, 2015

Columbia Sheep Breeders Assn. National Show & Sale in Fairmont, MN. Info:

June 21-24, 2015

Howard Wyman Sheep Industry Leadership School in Colorado under the direction of Ron Cole. Contact NLFA 503.364-5462 or e-mail:

July 6-11, 2015

2015 National Rambouillet Show & Sale in Pipestone, MN. Contact: or call: 409.256-3687

July 24-25, 2015

8th Small Ruminant Conference in Eufaula, AL. Register by June 24th. Learn the basics of meat goat & hair sheep production from animal science experts. Call: 256.372-4954

July 28

Center of Nation NSIP Sale. Info:

July 30 – August 1, 2015

2015 Small Ruminant Conference in Knoxville, TN on University of Tennessee campus. Beginner to Advanced training. Contact: or call 423.775-7807



Sheep are an ideal tool for controlling undergrowth in forests and other wooded areas. American sheep are used to prevent forest fires and to graze weeds naturally in vineyards across the country.