The Alberta Sheep Breeders’ Association will host the 2017 Classic at Westerner Park (4847A 19th Street) Red Deer, Alberta from June 29th to July 1st.
The Classic will include a junior show, market lamb jackpot, fleece competition, ultrasonic back fat and loin eye measurement demonstration and a trade show.
422 animals, from 80 consignors in 9 provinces, are entered in the show and sale.
15 breeds will be represented, including Border Cheviot, Canadian Arcott, Charollais, Dorper, Dorset (polled and horned), Hampshire, Ile de France, Katahdin, North Country Cheviot, Rambouillet, Romanov, Shropshire, Southdown, Suffolk and Texel.
More information and a catalogue detailing each animal are available on the ASBA website. Photos and additional information are available on the Classic Facebook page.