What KSWPA does and why it is important?

  • Engage in educational activities in connection with improvement of breeding, health, marketing, and productivity of all classes of sheep.

  • Promote the industry.​

  • Provides a direct link to ASI.​

  • ASI (American Sheep Industry) is the national association responsible for representing all political matters for sheep producers and their industry. ASI is the oldest organization of its type in the country and has been very efficient in dealing with livestock issues.​

  • Provide information for

    • Wool Pools

    • Guilds’ Activities

  • Establishing Industry Infrastructure.

  • Advocate for Kentucky’s Sheep producers

  • Provides mentoring to new producers

Benefits with Joining

  • Receive the annual KY Sheep and Goat Management Calendar

  • Free Standard Listing in Breeders Directory 

  • Receive email updates on education and funding opportunities

  • Membership to ASI and the ASI Newsletter (American Sheep Industry)

  • Access to sheep internet classifieds

  • Participation in lamb sales

  • Participation in wool sales

  • Invitations to KSWPA events

 

Other Benefits are:

  • Becoming part of a unified voice for all sheep producers

  • Network of producers to access for information, breeding stock, etc.

  • In-the-know for changes in the industry

  • Access to market reports

  • Connect with a mentor

  • Be represented among groups like Kentucky Farm Bureau, Ky Ag Council, KY Livestock Improvement Association, and much more

 

Note- All memberships purchased after Oct 1st will be credited to the next year.

Kentucky Sheep and Wool Producers Association Membership

$30.00Price

    Kentucky Sheep and Goat Development Office

    PO Box 4709

    Frankfort, KY 40604

    502-682-7780

    sharon@kysheepandgoat.org