NC State Fair Livestock Shows

“The heart of the N.C. State Fair has always been and will continue to be our ability to showcase North Carolina agriculture. To stay true to that commitment, we will be holding our Junior Livestock Show and State Fair Horse Shows in October,” Troxler said. “By utilizing both the Graham Building and Expo Center and […]

NCSPA Shearing Workshop

2020 North Carolina Sheep Producers Association Beginners Shearing Workshop has been rescheduled for October 10, 2020 (backup date November 7, 2020). 8 AM-4 PM (lunch provided).   The workshop will be held at Windy Wool Windings, 5247 Plateau Road, Vale, North Carolina 28168 Total cost is $100 for non-NCPSA members and $70 for NCSPA members.   You […]

January 2021 Meeting

Grazing Sheep

The NCSPA Annual meeting will be Jan. 16, 2021.

We are already planning some exciting educational speakers and workshops.

We will post more details when finalized.

A Virtual Livestock Show for Youth

To participate, youth must complete the Google Document and answer questions about their project.
We will have two divisions youth can enter:
Market Animals & Written Essay
Written Essay (for students who have already sold their Spring projects)

Got to Be NC Sheep & Goat Sale

This is a great opportunity for NC Sheep & Goat Producers raising show goats or sheep.  The particulars are below but please let Dan or I know if you would like to consign an animal or 2. Questions contact Dan Wells, Johnston County Livestock Agent at dgwells@ncsu.edu or 919-623-3531.  1. The Sale will be held on SC Online Sales […]

Piedmont Regional Goat & Sheep Conference

Due to Covid-19, this conference is now a free webinar series.  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/piedmont-regional-goat-sheep-conference-webinar-series-tickets-101743052208?fbclid=IwAR2lAahK5ndlFf3pGz_yC39oF06PYsm2fxIEd6lqU-xWEX3mIxW-30CgwUM Check out this conference on April 25, 2020.  Register at https://go.ncsu.edu/goatsheep2020

NCSPA Summer Meeting at​ Warren Wilson College June 22, 2019

NCSPA Summer Meeting at​Warren Wilson CollegeJune 22, 2019 Sheep Facility & Fiber Arts Program Tour​701 Warren Wilson RoadSwannanoa, NC 28778, NCwww.warren-wilson.edu/about/campus-as-classroom/ 8:30 am – Check-In (at the farm office – see map) 9:00 – 10:30  am – Tour Livestock Facilities (sheep, cattle, hogs, etc) 10:45 am – Fiber Tour* (carding, blending, spinning, felting, etc.)   *Includes Q&A […]