KSWPA Mentors

Whether you are new to sheep or a long time producer, it helps to have someone to call when you have questions. Below are a list of producers from different types of operations and locations. Feel free to contact them!​

If you have been a sheep producer for at least 5 years and you would like to be a mentor, please email Kelley Yates

Mentor Program Guidelines

Contact: Bob Lear
Farm: Knott Ewe Farm
Location: Bourbon County
Operation: Club lambs
Year in business: 12
Contact: BP Davis
Farm: Davis Club Lamb
Location: Montgomery County
Operation: Black face cross ewes and rams
Years in business: Raised sheep for 10 years
Website: clublambpage.com 
Contact: Dorothy Vale
Farm: Vale's Valley Farm & Vale & Craig Club Lambs
Location: Jessamine County
Operation: Suffolk/Hamp cross; club lambs and commercial
Years in business: 30 years
Contact: Jim Mansfield
Farm: Four Hills Farm, LLC
Location: Mercer County
Operation: commercial with Katahdin sheep; also buy market lambs from other farms
Years in business: 12
Website: Fourhillsfarm.com 

Contact: Kathy Meyer
Farm: Final Frontier Farm
County: Bourbon
Operation: commercial, Texel crossbreds
Years in business: 37

Kathy sells freezer lambs, hand spinning fleeces, 250 finished lambs

Contact: Bob Mauer
Farm: Broken M Farm
County: Boone
Operation: Commercial, Kathadin & Dorper
Years in business: 30 plus
Contact: Richard VanSickle
Farm: VanSickle Hampshires
County: Clark
Operation: Purebred Hampshires
Years in business: 36 years
Contact: Sara Evans
Farm: Point Pleasant Farm
County: Clark
Operation: Hampshire/Suffolk cross
Years in business: 7 years
Contact: Scott VanSickle
Farm: Antiquity Ridge Farm
Operation: Purebred and club lambs Hampshires
County: Logan
Year in business: 23
Website: antiquityridgefarm.com
Contact: Warren Adcock
Farm: Adcock Acre Farm
County: Henry County
Operation: Commerical
Years in business: 29 years

Contact:Madeline Rosenberg
Farm: Ballyhoo Farm
County: Shelby
Operation: Fiber- Shetland, Icelandic, Finn/Cormo
Years in Business: 10

Contact:Rebecca Abbot
Farm: Walnut Cliff Farm
County: Shelby
Operation: Commercial and purebred Royal White
Years in business: 6

Rebecca also has experience with other meat sheep breeds and market lambs for show

Contact:Diane Evans
Farm: Briar Patch
County: Fayette
Operation: Hampshire, Suffolk and PolyPay
Year in business: 8

Contact: Sarah Collins
Farm: R and S Farm
County: Logan
Operation: Commercial Dorper and Kathadin
Year in business: 25