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2018 All-American Junior Sheep Show

by Site Admin on July 22, 2018

The All-American Junior Sheep Show took place this year in Indianapolis, Indiana from July 5th to July 8th. The Lincoln breed had over 20 exhibitors and over 100 sheep entered! What an amazing turn out!

Champion Ewe: 1st place white senior ewe lamb, shown by Laurie Baughman (OH)
Reserve Champion Ewe: 1st place natural colored yearling ewe, shown by Blake Campbell (OH)
Champion Ram: 1st place white senior ram lamb, shown by Laurie Baughman (OH)
Reserve Champion Ram: 1st place natural colored ram lamb, shown by Laura Millikin (IN)
Best Fleece: Junior ewe lamb, shown by Justin Taylor (WI)

Full show results can be found here.

In addition to the sheep show, the All-American show offers many other competitions including a fleece show and contests. In the fleece show, Jennifer Bennett (IN) won champion. The competition are inter-breed and we had many Lincoln breeders place really well! In the skillathon contest, Laila Shehab (NJ), placed 3rd overall in the senior division out of 60 total competitors! Margo Johnson (OH) took 3rd place in the beginner judging contest. Sabrina Richert (IN) won first place in the power point competition, senior division. For the ad layout contest, Rebecca Bader (WI) won first place in the senior division. Rebecca also took first place in the senior photo contest, and third place in the t-shirt design competition. Laurie Baughman (OH) won third place in the poster contest, beginner division. Justin Taylor (WI) took home the coveted Top Gun award for the Lincoln breed, which includes points from all the breeding classes, showmanship and contests.

Congratulations to all the competitors! It is wonderful to have such enthusiasm and participation in our youth!

Futurity Forms Updated for 2018

by Site Admin on May 5, 2018

The NLSBA Futurity Forms have been updated for 2018. See the Juniors page to view or download the forms.

Spring 2018 Issue of the Lincoln Letter

by Site Admin on May 5, 2018

The Spring 2018 issue of the Lincoln Letter is available on the Newsletter page of the website.