United Suffolk Sheep Association
United Suffolk Sheep Association
Welcome
April Newsletter Added
2014 National Junior Show Entry Information & Show Schedule posted on the UJSSA website
Updated Classifieds

NSIP Webinar Series Information

Updated NSIP Contact Information
Updated Calender of Events
2013/2014 USSA Committees Announced
Newsletters Posted
USSA Amnesty Program Returns
New results posted - Ft. Worth Stock Show, NAILE
2013 USSA Futurity Results
 
The USSA Office has moved! Click here for information
 
October 2013 Minutes Posted
United Suffolk Sheep Association Hall of Fame 2013 Inductees - Picture and Bios posted!
2013 Ewe Lamb Giveaway Winner Announced
UJSSA Fundraiser & Sponsorship Information Posted
2013 USSA Scholarship Winners Announced
UJSSA T-Shirts and Sweatshirts For Sale
National Sheep Improvement Program (NSIP) Suffolk Data - Click here
Updated Breed Standards
USSA Director Elections

Membership Application
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Word Version



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The USSA Amnesty Program is back, but only for a short time! The program ends July 1st. If you're behind on registry work, now's the time to get caught up! ALL REGISTRATIONS are $6, no matter the age of the sheep! Please take advantage of this while it's available. Last time the amnesty program was in effect one member registered over 200 sheep, with records dating back to the early 1980s! WOW! 

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United Suffolk Sheep Association
PO Box 872000
Canton, MI 48187
Office: 641.684.5291
Cell: 641.680.6509
Fax: 734.335.7646
info@u-s-s-a.org
www.u-s-s-a.org
www.ujssa.org

 

 

 

 

 

Futurity Program
Click here for the Futurity Points Form

2013 USSA Ewe Lamb Futurity Results

District Placing

Overall Placing

Exhibitor Name

 

 

Futurity Ewe Lamb

Points

District 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

2

Tayler Wolff

Oakes

ND

Quam 11193 (Jerry Quam & Family, Wanamingo, MN)

62

2

4

Tayler Wolff

Oakes

ND

Quam 11192 (Jerry Quam & Family,Wanamingo, MN)

54

3

5

Raesa Zelinsky

Brookings

SD

Kimm 10124-13337 (Kimm Suffolks, Dysart, IA)

49

4

6

Rhett Zelinsky

Brookings

SD

Kimm 09074-13127 (Kimm Suffolks, Dysart,IA)

48

District 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

1

Jacklyn Oelke

Barrett

MN

Hawkins 1302 (Hawkins Farm Suffolks, Shedd,OR)

75

District 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

3

Clayton Henderson

Atlanta

IN

Quam 11220 (Jerry Quam & Family,Wanamingo, MN)

61

2

6

Brady Henderson

Atlanta

IN

MacCauley 2774 (MacCauley Suffolks, Atglen, PA)

48

 

USSA Futurity
USSA Futurity
1st Place Overall (1st - District 3)
Jacklyn Oelke
Hawkins 1302

2nd Place Overall (1st - District 2)
Tayler Wolff
Quam 11193

 

 

 
USSA Futurity
No Picture Available
3rd Place Overall (1st - District 4)
Clayton Henderson
Quam 11220

4th Place Overall (2nd - District 2)
Tayler Wolff
Quam 11192

 

 

 
USSA Futurity
USSA Futurity
5th Place Overall (3rd - District 2)
Rasea Zelinsky
Kimm 10124-13337

6th Place Overall (2nd - District 4)
Brady Henderson
MacCauley 2774

 

 

 
USSA Futurity
 
7th Place Overall (4th - District 2)
Rhett Zelinsky
Kimm 09074-13127

 

 

 

2013 USSA Yearling Ewe Futurity Results

 

Overall Placing

Exhibitor Name

 

 

Futurity Yearling Ewe

Points

1

Tayler Wolff

Oakes

ND

Quam 11023

54

2

Tayler Wolff

Oakes

ND

Benda 2015

46

3

Katherine Newhouse

State Center

IA

Damman Suffolks 12-138

25

 

USSA Futurity
No Picture Available
1st Place Overall
Tayler Wolff
Quam 11023

2nd Place Overall
Tayler Wolff
Benda 2015

 

 

 
USSA Futurity
 
3rd Place Overall
Katherine Newhouse
Damman Suffolks 12-138

 

 

Thank you for participating in the USSA Futurity!

We hope you consider purchasing a futurity nominated Suffolk ewe or nominating a purchased yearling ewe in 2014!

 

Thank you to all the breeders who nominated ewe lambs in 2013!

Alan Kjeldgaard

Annuschat Suffolks

Baumgartner Family Suffolks

Kimm Suffolks

Cahill Suffolks

Clift Livestock

Denny Eyl

Double L Livestock

Dreher Family Suffolks

Hoskins Stock Farm

Ike Maxwell

Jim Neumiller

John Corson

Hawkins Farm Suffolks

Lost River Livestock

Lyn-Lee Farms

MacCauley Suffolks

O’Neill Suffolks

Cahill Suffolks

Pumphrey Family Suffolks

Jerry Quam & Family

Randy Hodges

Renn Vue Farms

Sandage Farms

 

 

 

Futurity Program
Congratulations to Catherine Ruppert of Laceyville, PA for submitting the winning video for the ewe lamb giveaway! 

 

 

 

 

UJSSA Fundraisers

The UJSSA has many ways that you can contribute to the association's activities and events.

UJSSA T-Shirts & Sweatshirts For Sale
The UJSSA is selling t-shirts ($15) and sweatshirts ($30) - pictured below. Proceeds will go toward the 2014 Junior Show.
2013/2014 National Junior Suffolk Show Sponsor Sheet
Whether you have a specific class you would like to sponsor or just a general donation, check out the opportunities to support the next UJSSA Junior Show. Contact the USSA Office to sign-up!

Click here for the junior show sponsor sheet.


UJSSA T-Shirts and Sweatshirts Available UJSSA T-Shirts and Sweatshirts Available

 

 

 

2013 Scholarship Winners Announced

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2013 USSA Scholarships. Juniors are encouraged to apply for the 2014 USSA Scholarship and Let's Grow Suffolk Scholarship (deadline is Oct. 1, 2014).
Katelyn Gnegy of Oakland, Maryland is a student at University of Maryland. Katelyn has a flock of approximately 70 Suffolk ewes. Her education and career plans include pursuing a degree in veterinary science and becoming a large animal veterinarian.

Kyle Baubonis of Union, Maine is a student at South Dakota State University. Kyle has exhibited Suffolk sheep and has served as a past UJSSA director.
 


 

 

USSA Ambassador Application
The United Junior Suffolk Sheep Association (UJSSA) Ambassador is to be an outstanding junior Suffolk member who will support the production of the Suffolk breed at a local, state and national level.  During their one-year term as Ambassador, he/she will have the chance to represent the UJSSA/USSA at sheep and lamb related activities, and to interact with the people and institutions that impact all phases of the sheep industry.  The Ambassador will be the “Voice of the Suffolks” for the USSA/UJSSA alike. The deadline to apply for the USSA Ambassador is June 1, 2014.

Click here for Ambassador Application (PDF version)
Click here for Ambassador Application (Word version)

 

 

Scholarships Available
UJSSA Members are encouraged to apply for the USSA Scholarship and the Let's Grow Suffolk Scholarship. Each of these scholarships award $1000.

The deadline to apply has been moved to October 1, 2014 - please note this change.

To see the specific guidelines for each scholarship, please review the applications below.

Let's Grow Suffolks Scholarship
PDF Version | Word Version

USSA Scholarship
PDF Version | Word Version


 

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