January 17, 2015 - NWISP Annual Meeting & Leg of Lamb Dinner. Meal will be served at 6:30 p.m. at the Sanborn Community Center, Main Street, Sanborn, Iowa. Call or email Joan Hoogendoorn at: 712-339-5850 or firstname.lastname@example.org with pre-registration for meal by January 14, 2015. Featured speaker will be Clark Bredahl, Greenfield, Iowa. Questions may be directed to Mark Van Roekel at 712-540-8710 or Joan at contact above.
February 3, 2015 - Lambing Time Workshop - Dave Laughton Farm, 13385 Hwy 75, LeMars, Iowa. Two Sessions (select one): 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. OR 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Each session limited to 25 people. Clean Clothes and clean footwear required. Presentations in each session: Techniques to Promote Successful Lambing by Dan Morrical, ISU Sheep Extension Specialist and Designing and Managing the Lamb Drop Shed by Dave Laughton, Sheep Producer. Register by January 9, 2015. Call ISU Extension, phone 712-737-4230.
The Northwest Iowa Sheep Producers Association is made up of producers and others interested in sheep production and promotion of lamb and wool.