LINKS

 

ABBATOIRS

 

ASSOCIATIONS

Canadian Sheep Federation

Canadian Sheep Breeders Association

Canadian Cooperative Wool Growers

Manitoba Agriculture Sheep Production

 

BREEDERS

Breeder Info

 

BUTCHERS

 

BUYERS - SHEEP GOAT & LAMB

Tony Atkinson, Buying Agent for all Classes of Sheep & Goats (204) 724-3171.
Roy Leitch Livestock Co. Ltd. Brandon, MB (204) 727-5021, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>

 

CO-OPERATIVES

Canadian Lamb Co-operative
Terry Ackerman, Guelph, Ontario N1H 6J2
Phone: 519- 835 - 8858
Fax: 519 - 836 – 7394

 

EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES

Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers 1-800-567-3693
Twin Valley Co-op - Contact Chris Iverson, (204) 842-3389, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Federated Co-op - Moosomin; Feed & Animal Supplies, Contact Dennis Lonsdale, Feed Plant Manager: (306) 435-3331 or or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

FEED SUPPLIES

East Man Feeds
East-Man Feeds provides comprehensive services, including on-farm consulting, animal nutritional information, genetics and breeding advice, and feed equipment calibration. www.eastmanfeeds.com

 

FEED RATION BALANCER

SheepBytes is an online tool that helps adjust feeding rations. www.sheepbytes.ca
Read more.

 

HANDLING EQUIPMENT

Lakeland Group is the market leader in premium but affordable sheep handling equipment and supplies. Contact (866) 443-7444 (toll free) or go to www.lakelandgroup.net

Zubot Welding and Manufacturing is a family run business that provides people with well built equipment that will last you for years. Go to www.zubotweldingandmanufacturing.ca Richard at (306) 682-3252.

3 in 1 Feeders - leader in controlled feeding - Contact: (403) 575-1077 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.huberequipment.com

 

INSURANCE

Manitoba Agriculture Services Corporation (predation insurance)

 

LABORATORY SERVICES

The Veterinary Diagnostic Services Laboratory with MAFRI does the majority of disease tests on Livestock in MB. Samples that go to the lab are submitted through a licensed Provincial veterinarian. Contact is Dr. Mark Swendrowski, Manager - Veterinary Diagnostic Services, Agricultural Services Complex , 545 University Crescent , Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 5S6, Phone: (204) 945-0174.
- For livestock disease prevention or questions the first contact for producers is your local veterinarian. There is also a provincial extension veterinarian, Dr. Wayne Tomlinson who coordinates the rural veterinary program along with the Vet services Board of Directors (204) 945-6311

 

PUBLICATIONS

Alberta Farm Express
Canadian Sheep Federation Newsletter
Manitoba Sheep Association Newsletter - sign up

 

TAG PURCHASES & LIVESTOCK SUPPLIES

Canadian Co-operative Wool Growers (CCWG) 1-800-567-3693

 

TRUCKERS

Steve Trucking, Jason Tell (204) 727-8881, cell: (204) 365-0312, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

WOOL PROCESSING AND SALES

 

UNIVERSITY

Cornell University

Maryland University (sheepandgoat.com)

 

VETERNARIANS

Dr. Sherry Wurtz: Wheat City Veterinary Clinic Ltd., Brandon, MB (204) 728-9262
Dr. Ellen Amundsen-Case: Parkland Veterinary Clinic, Roblin, MB (204) 937-8952
Dr. Max Popp: CFIA (for scrapie or other CFIA related questions) Winnipeg District Office (204) 984-5067 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Dr. Cathy Clemence: Russell & District Veterinary Clinic, (204) 773-2207
Dr. Tanya Anderson: Gladstone Veterinary Clinic, (204) 385-2892 Cell: (204) 857-1704 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Dr. Allister Gray, DVM Grand Valley Animal Clinic Brandon, MB R7A 0H5 (204) 728-0033
Dr. Neil Versavel, Dr. Luc Versavel Equi-Tech Veterinary Inc. Stonewall. MB (204) 467-2083
Dr. Cathy Clemence
Russell, MB (204) 773-3777 Souris Vet Clinic (204) 483-2193