Sheep Associations News

What inspires you about Canada's sheep industry?

Written by CSF Wednesday, November 18, 2020

What inspires you about Canada's sheep industry?

Canadian Sheep Federation asked for videos from Canadians. The response was awesome!
They have shared a compliation of video clips that were submitted on their Facebook page.
Check it out! 

  

https://fb.watch/1QUXzWcvVE/ 

 


What inspires you about Canada's sheep insdustry?

Written by CCWG Thursday, October 29, 2020

What inspires you about Canada's sheep insdustry?

 
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In preparing for the 2nd Annual Global Sheep Conference, we are working on a Canadian presentation that speaks to what our industry thinks the sector's good new story is.
 
Our hope is to collate short videos from all walks of the industry and we are putting out a call for submissions.  
PS:  Everyone is welcome to provide their own videos! Don't be shy.

CSBA Welcomes New General Manager

Written by CSBA Thursday, October 29, 2020

CSBA Welcomes New General Manager

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The Canadian Sheep Breeders’ Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Jane Underhill as General Manager effective November 1, 2020. The CSBA would like to express their appreciation to Linda Brandes for her talent and dedication throughout her mandate and wish her continued success in her future endeavors.
Jane lives in Montreal but is originally from Atlantic Canada where her connection to the ovine industry began. She brings extensive business and leadership experience to CSBA. Most recently she’s been a consultant for SMEs in various sectors including agriculture, sustainability, and natural fibres.
On a personal level, she’s been active in promoting healthy communities through urban agriculture, green innovation, and “buying local” initiatives. She’s a proud member of Upper Canada Fibreshed and an advisor to The Campaign for Wool and The Canadian Wool Council.
Jane speaks English and French fluently and is looking forward to getting acquainted with breeders and industry leaders from all regions in Canada.

Please note our new mailing address
4350 avenue de l’Hôtel-de-Ville, suite 106
Montréal (Québec) H2W 2H5

Other contact details remain the same
Toll-free: 1-866-956-1116
Fax: 1-877-207-2541
Email: office@sheepbreeders.ca
Web: http://sheepbreeders.ca


CSBA All Canada Online Purebred Sheep Sale

Written by CSBA Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Online Auction!

Here are a few highlights of the upcoming Sale

• This is a timed auction event
Sale day is July 11, 2020: Bidding starts Friday July 10th at 9:00 am and will end at 6:00 pm on Saturday July 11th. Times are MST
• This is a "racehorse style" finish - where there will be extended bidding time during the last 5 minutes
• Consignors will need to send photos and forms to CSBA office by June 10th and all animals will need to be approved by the sale committee
• Signed Registration papers will need to be submitted by June 30th to the the CSBA office
• There is a $20 non-refundable entry fee / animal and 7% commission fee
• Buyers need to register with DLMS but all payments will be due to CSBA
• Transportation will be the responsibility of the buyer  - we will post any available transportation options on the website. 
• Anyone interested in providing transportation is asked to send their contact information to the CSBA to be updated on the website
Online catalogue of animals will be available after June 20th at this website

https://www.farmgatetimedauctions.ca/auction/8895

Any questions please contact the CSBA office at office@sheepbreeders.ca or any one of the CSBA board of directors.
 

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