Alberta Lamb Producers

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

Latest News

January 2015

January issue of N'ewesletter now available

In this issue:

  • CSIP Tagging Reminders
  • Predation Module Now Available
  • Parasite Survey Results

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January 2015

Meet the Board

ALP’s 'Meet the Board', January 17th, 1 to 4 pm Agriculture Centre, 97 East Lake Ramp NE, Airdrie, AB. Guest speaker Dr.Ileana Wenger will present 'What you need to know about Lambing'.

Registration is free. Contact the ALP office to reserve your spot.

January 2015

6th Annual Sheep Shearing Course – February 20 & 21, 2015

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January 2015

New ALP Predation Management module is now available

The intent of this manual is to provide practical predation management options, along with pertinent background information on the primary predator species sheep producers in Alberta encounter.

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December 2014

New Executive Director for ALP

Welcome to Christa Winsnes, the new Alberta Lamb Producers Executive Director.

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December 2014

Do you have a favourite lamb recipe you would like to share?

Help us to gather some great recipes to share with Alberta Lamb lovers. Please share a few words about why you really enjoy this dish or comments your family/guests have made about it.
By sending in the recipe you are giving us permission to distribute it through any media and use your name and comments.

November 2014

New ALP Officers Elected

ALP recently hosted the Canadian Sheep Federation AGM, in collaboration with Alberta Agriculture & Rural Development in Airdrie. Look for more details in your January newsletter. Alberta Lamb Producers held a short board meeting during that event to elect officers for 2014/15.

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November 2014

Are you interested in a hands-on workshop on wool grading?

With enough interest, we will talk to the Wool Growers and/or Fibre Week at Olds College to see what can be arranged. Please reply to admin@ablamb.ca or call 403-948-1522.

October 2014

Canada invests in a national livestock traceability database

The federal government is investing $7.5 million into Canadian Agri-Traceability Services (TraceCanada).

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September 2014

The new ALP module - 'Marketing Your Lambs" - is now available!

An informed and discerning marketing strategy will help you build a successful business.  This module guides you through the advantages and challenges associated with marketing options specific to the lamb industry in Alberta.

View or download  ‘Marketing Your Lambs

 

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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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