Black Sheep Newsletter
  A magazine for shepherds and fiber enthusiasts

Coming Events

AMERICAN SHEEP INDUSTRY ANNUAL CONVENTION: Reverence for the Past, Innovation for the Future, will be held January 22-25, 2020 in Scottsdale, Arizona at the Plaza Resort.

 2020 ABERNETHY SPRING FIBER SALE will be held Saturday, March 14, from 10am-4pm at the Abernethy Grange, 15745 South Harley Ave. in Oregon City. This event is sponsored by NwRSA area 6030 and emphasizes fibers from local farms and handmade items. There are two floors of shopping bliss and refreshments. For more information contact Pat at

HIGH DESERT WOOL GROWERS will hold their 23rd Annual Fiber Market Day Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 9am-4pm at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds in Redmond, Oregon. For more information:
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 THE 47TH ANNUAL MARYLAND SHEEP AND WOOL FESTIVAL WILL BE HELD May 2-3, 2020 in West Friendship, Maryland. For more information:

46th ANNUAL BLACK SHEEP GATHERING will be held June 26-28, 2020 in Albany, Oregon at the Linn County Fairgrounds.

PRAIRIE CITY FIBER FEST will be held July 25-26, 2020 at 530 E Main St Suite in John Day, Oregon. The event includes a fleece sale, vendors, workshops and demonstrations. For more information:

OREGON FLOCK AND FIBER FESTIVAL will be held September 26-27, 2020 at the Clackamas County Fairgrounds in Canby, Oregon.


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