MEMBERS…
Remember to call your shearer early to book a date for your spring shearing.


May 2, 2018
National Sheep Improvement Program (NSIP) Workshop
ATTENTION: Local Sheep and Meat Goat Seedstock Producers
National Sheep Improvement Program (NSIP) Workshop will be conducted in Rhode Island. Workshops will also be held in the other New England states.

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Click on the link below for a list of speakers, more details, and registration information.

May 19, 2018
RI Fiber Festival and Craft Fair
Coggeshall Farm Museum
Bristol, RI
Rain or shine!
RI Sheep Cooperative is a vendor!

June 10, 2018
Wool Collection Day
Seldom Seen Farm (same place as last year)
Chepachet, RI
9:30am to 1:00pm

June 13, 2018
Board of Directors, Forum Committee and Blanket Committee Meetings
Law Office
627 Putnam Pike
Greenville, RI
6:30pm.

August 29, 2018
Board of Directors, Forum Committee and Blanket Committee Meetings
Law Office
627 Putnam Pike
Greenville, RI
6:30pm

October 27, 2018
Fall Membership Meeting, Pot Luck Dinner and Educational Program
South Foster Fire Station
Rt 94
Foster, RI
Doors open at 5:00pm

November 3 & 4, 2018
New England's Fall Fiber Festival
Eastern States Exposition Fairgrounds
West Springfield, MA
RI Sheep Cooperative is a vendor!

November 7, 2018
Board of Directors, Forum Committee and Blanket Committee Meetings
Law Office
627 Putnam Pike
Greenville, RI
6:30pm

February 6, 2019
2020 Forum Planning Meeting
Law Office
627 Putnam Pike
Greenville, RI
6:30pm

 

 

March 9 & 10, 2019
Northeast Sheep Shearing School
New York (exact farm location not determined yet)
For more information and to sign up for the event contact: Doug Rathke at The Lamb Shoppe & Wellness Center at
www.lambshoppe.com.
For general information, lodging, locale, etc., contact: Charlie Raymond (CT) at
craymond@99main.com.

 

2014 Lamb Jam


2014 Fiber Festival


At The Basketball Hall of Fame

 

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Rhode Island Sheep Cooperative, Home of Rhody Warm Wool Blankets - 100% wool blankets and wool throws
made from RI sheep's wool; a joint venture of Rhode Island Resource Conservation & Development Area Council (RIRC&D),
RIDEM Division of Agriculture, and RI Sheep Co-op, a group of RI sheep farmers, RI sheep breeders
and producers of raw wool used for woolen blankets, wool throws, and other wool products.
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