Effective March 1st
FINANCE CHARGES – Effective March 1 account balances greater than 90 days will be assessed a 1.5% finance charge per month.
CONVENIENCE FEES FOR CREDIT CARD AND PAYPAL: Effective March 1st all payments made by credit card or PayPal will be subject to a convenience fee; $1 for transactions less than $25 and 3.5% for transactions over $25.
Link for Winter Newsletter: https://suffolks.org/newsletter/2018/Winter%202018.pdf
In 2019 the National Jr. Suffolk Show will be apart of the All-American Junior Sheep Show, held in Hutchinson, Kansas – July 4-7. To learn more, click to view National Junior Suffolk Show Exhibitor letter.
Ewe Lamb Giveaway Winners Announced!
District 1 – Raven Edwards
District 2 – Kalena Troupe
District 3 – Lily Ostlie
District 4 – Hanna Warnecke
Winning videos will be posted on the USSA website soon.
We had 44 entries this year! For those who entered, please consider entering again next year!
USSA HALL OF FAME & ANNUAL MEETING DINNER
The USSA Board is excited to announce, the 2018 USSA Hall of Fame inductees!
USSA Board of Directors Election Results
Greg Ahart, California (21 votes) – Ahart Bio
Matt Wolf, Idaho (10 votes)- Wolf Bio
Matt Beals, Kansas –Beals Bio
To be determined at NAILE 2018/2019 board meeting.
Brenda Reau, Michigan (27 votes) – Reau Bio
Will Schakel, Indiana (24 votes) – Schakel Bio
USSA Ewe Lamb Futurity Standings
as of 12/3/18
40pts – MacCauley 4202 – Theodore Jackson, ID
15pts – South Beckman 1815 – Danielle Barry, CA
29 pts – Kimm 18202 – Raesa Zelinsky, SD
35pts – Quam 7-688ET – Alexiah Thompson, IL
34pts – Arndt Acres 17-052 – Madison Binder, IL
35pts – MacCauley 4105 – Allee Hoover, PA
USSA Yearling Ewe Futurity Standings
as of 11/14/18
50pts – Arndt Acres 16-054 – Madison Binder, IL
39pts – MacCauley 3831 – Theodore Jackson, ID
33pts – Ream 7035 – Danielle Barry, CA
12pts – Breezeview 227 – Ashley Gouge, DE
March buck lamb sired by Carter. Carter was Jr. Champion ram at 2017 National Jr. Suffolk Show and sire of 1st Late Feb. Ewe Lamb at NAILE . Dam is a Cliff Hanger Daughter.
Carter – Son of Spectaular – 2000 Champion Ram at NAILE. He was Jr. Champion ram at the 2017 National Jr. Suffolk Show. We also have 14 daughters for sale out of this ram.
Kenny Capron, KC Suffolks, Parkersburg, IA
It’s not too early to start thinking about USSA Director Elections!
There will be a director opening in all four USSA districts. If you or a USSA member you know would like to be a candidate for the upcoming USSA Directors elections, here’s a brief overview of your next steps:
Submit a letter of intent declaring that you are willing to be a candidate for the 2019 USSA Board of Directors Election. Letters of intent are due in the USSA Office by August 1, 2018. The letter must be faxed, emailed or mailed to the USSA Office, PO Box 121, Holland, IA 50642. Letters of intent submitted through mail must be postmarked by the deadline date. Phone calls are not acceptable.
Within one week of the deadline, candidates must submit a brief personal bio as well as a photo to the USSA Office. The personal bio should be approximately one-half of an [ … ]
UJSSA members interested in serving the Junior Association for a two-year term as a volunteer director must apply for the position by completing a Director Application. Juniors who have not served as a UJSSA Director must apply for to be a UJSSA Director Intern, a one year term, before being eligible to be a Director. Applications are reviewed by the UJSSA Coordinators and qualified applicants will interview at the Junior Show. All applicants will be notified whether or not they will be selected for the interview process. Candidates shall not have reached their 22nd birthday prior to January 1st of the year in which they finish their final term. Those elected in 2018 begin serving as directors effective with the July 8, 2018 UJSSA Annual Meeting.
UJSSA members elect the President (Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer are elected by the Directors from among themselves) during the UJSSA annual meeting. Directors who have [ … ]