Top Canadian in World Shearing Competition 2019

Written by CCWG Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Pauline Bolay from Manitoba & Don Metheral from Ontario are the top Canadian shearers! 

Congratulations to all of you on a fantastic performance at the Golden Shears and Wool Handling Competition.

Final Canadian Shearing results:

Pauline Bolay 25th with a score of 112.600
Don Metheral 30th with a score of 114.95

Final Canadian Wool Handling results:

Allison Preston 28th with 207.80
Amber Petersen 35th with 233.60

The following picture is one heat out of three overall - Don was 28th & Pauline was 30th.

 

CanadianTeam Members:  Allison Preston, Amber Petersen, Pauline Bolay, Don Metheral, Phillip Woodward (manager)

 

Posted in Shearing News

Holstein Agro Expo 2019

Written by CCWG Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Shearers competing at the 8th Annual Eastern Canadian Sheep Shearing Competition in Holstein, ON
July 5
th & 6th, 2019

2019 Holstein Agro Expo shearing competition

An international event sponsored by
Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers Limited.

www.holsteinagroexpo.com 

 

Posted in Shearing News

CCWG Director Elections Results 2019

Written by CCWG Friday, July 5, 2019

For more infomation on our Board of Directors, please visit https://wool.ca/page/board-of-directors

  • Alberta North / Nord - John D. Woodburn - (acclaimed 2 year term 2020-21)
  • Saskatchewan North / Nord - Arlette Seib - (acclaimed 2 year term 2020-21)
  • Manitoba - Morgan Moore - (acclaimed 2 year term 2020-21)
  • Ontario West / Ouest - Allan E. Ribbink - (acclaimed 2 year term 2020-21)
  • Qu├ębec East / Est - Vacant
  • Atlantic - Ruth Mathewson - (acclaimed 2 year term 2020-21)
Posted in Company News

Ontario Sheep Farmers 2019 Photo Contest

Written by CCWG Friday, April 12, 2019

2019 Ontario Sheep Farmers Photo Contest 

Entries are now being accepted for the 2019 Ontario Sheep photo contest. Contest is open to everyone. You do not have to be a member of Ontario Sheep Farmers to be eligilbe to enter. Deadline for entries is Sept 13, 2019.

If you've got an eye for capturing great moments in a photo this contest is for you.

They are looking for photos of your flocks, activities around your sheep farm and you, the Ontario sheep farmer. 

Categories:

  • Flock Shots - a min of 20 sheep
  • Around the sheep farm - farm landscapes, barns, pastures, sheering
  • Sheep Farmers -  farmers at work, family
  • All about wool - working with wool

Click on poster for more details or email Ontario Sheep Farmers: admin@ontariosheep.org 

2019 Ontario Sheep Farmers photo contest