Alberta Lamb Producers

Alberta Lamb Producers is a dynamic partner in building a sustainable, thriving industry for sheep producers.

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July 2014

You're Invited to the SunGold Specialty Meats Ltd. Business and Industry Update and Opportunity Session July 21, 2014

Agenda:  Updates, What's new, Opportunities for business growth, Questions & answers, What's Next?  

Please RSVP by July 18, 2014.  See Details.

 

July 2014

ALP in the Summer

Be sure to visit the Agtivity in the City and Alberta sheep industry displays at the Calgary Stampede Sheep Showcase in the Agrium Western Events Centre, July 8 to 13, 2014.  Watch two Alberta Lamb cooking demonstrations by Chef Jean-Pierre Galli at the Calgary Co-op Kitchen Theatre on July 10 (1:30 pm) and July 11 (12:30 pm), and enter a draw for a free BBQ!

Also look for the ALP display at Colonial Days in Lloydminister (July 11) & at the Vermilion Fair (July 24-26). We will be at the 4-H Summer Synergy in Olds next week, supporting 4-H clubs and offering a fun activity for members.

June 2014

Say "YES" to stay connected with Alberta Lamb Producers

The new Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation came into effect on July 1, 2014, requiring ALP have a record of consent for all individuals included in the N'ewesline and Marketline email lists.  If you have stopped receiving these communications or would like to sign-up for the first time, follow the links and complete the forms.

June 2014

Deadline for the Predation Survey extended until July 15

Send in your survey. Help make predation control a priority.

June 2014

June N’ewesletter is now available

In this issue:

  • CSIP program reminders
  • GF2 producer grants
  • Predation survey

Read more

June 2014

Fibre Week at Olds College June 23-27, 2014

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June 2014

All Canada Sheep Classic

The Classic will be held at the Ancaster Fairgrounds (Ancaster, ON) from July 10th to 12th, 2014.

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June 2014

AARD Launches Call of the Land Mobile Application

Call of the Land is now available as an app for Android and iPhone users.

Learn more

May 2014

Predation Survey

Complete the predation survey by June 30th to ensure resources are allocated for coyote control.
See details and complete the survey…

May 2014

Growing Forward 2 Livestock Welfare Program now open to Sheep Producers

See details on eligible activities and how to apply

May 2014

Prince’s Charities Canada Campaign for Wool

The Campaign for Wool is a global endeavour initiated by its patron, The Prince of Wales, in order to raise awareness amongst consumers about the unique, natural and sustainable benefits offered by wool. The Campaign for Wool currently runs in 12 different countries including France, Australia, Japan and the United States.

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May 2014

Message from Canadian Co-operative Woolgrowers re Shearwell CSIP tags

Unfortunately we have to advise that another price increase will be necessary effective immediately for the Shearwell CSIP ASET tags, due entirely to the currency exchange rate.

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May 2014

Proposed changes to import requirements

The Canadian small ruminant industry has until May 30, 2014 to provide comments on CFIA’s proposed import policy changes. 

See details of the proposed changes and how you can comment.

May 2014

ALP Producer Days

To give you more opportunities to provide your input on the direction of ALP activities, ALP directors and staff will be out and about at various events in the coming months. 

See the dates and events set so far

April 2014

ALP April N'ewesletter now available

In this issue of the N'ewesletter:

  • ALP out and about, in your area
  • Risk Management - insurance report
  • Resources for your operatiohn

See full issue

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Notices

To order CSIP tags call Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers 1-800-567-3693

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From January 1st, 2010, you will need to provide your PID when ordering tags from CCWG. Make sure you have your PID ready for ordering tags and completing manifests.
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