Welcome to the California Wool Growers Association Producer Resources


Allied Organizations

American Sheep Industry Association (ASI)

American Lamb Board (ALB)

American Forage & Grassland Council

American Goat Federation

American Society of Animal Science (ASAS)

Animal Agriculture Alliance (AAA)

Animal Health Institute

American Consortium for Small Ruminant Parasite Control

California Agriculture in the Classroom

California 4-H Program

California Farm Bureau Association (CFBF)

California Sheep Commission

Council for Ag Science and Technology

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Food and Fiber Risk Managers LLC (FFRM)

Gold Country Sheep Producers

Livestock Guarding Dog

Llama Lifestyle Marketing Association

Mendocino Coast Handweavers' Guild

Mountain Plains Agriculture Service

National Council of Farmer Cooperatives

National FFA

National Farmers Organization

National Farmers Union (NFU)

National Grazing Lands Coalition (NGLC)

National Institute of Animal Agriculture (NIAA)

National Lamb Feeders Association (NLFA)

National Livestock Producers Association (NLPA)

National Sheep Improvement Program (NSIP) 

National Sheep Industry Improvement Center (NSIIC)

North American Meat Institute (NAMI)

Public Lands Council (PLC)

U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF)

Yolo County Cattlemen and Wool Growers Association

Government Sites

California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA)

California Wildlife Services (WS)

National Animal Health Monitoring System (NAHMS)

National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) - National Animal Health

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

USDA – Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS)

USDA – Agricultural Research Service (ARS)

USDA – Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)

USDA – Economic Research Service (ERS)

USDA – Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS)

USDA – Farm Service Agency (FSA)

USDA – National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS)

USDA – Risk Management Agency (RMA)

USDA – World Agricultural Outlook Board (WOAB)


Other Industry Sites

ALB Industry Roadmap Project

ASI Lets Grow Initiative

Lamb Packers/Fabricators/Suppliers


National Scrapie Eradication Program Pipestone Lamb and Wool Management

U.S. Lamb Industry Resource Center

Working Dog Liablity Insurance (WDLI)


University Sites

California Animal Health and Food Safety (CAHFS) Laboratory

University of California Cooperative Extension

UC Cooperative Extension Foothills, Sheep & Goats

UC Cooperative Extension Mendocino County, Sheep Shearing School

UC Cooperative Extension Solano County, Livestock and Range

UC Davis Rangeland Watershed Laboratory

UC Hopland Research & Extension Center

UC Davis Veterinarian School

Colorado State University, Livestock Extension/Outreach, Small Ruminants

Cornell University Sheep Program

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Small Ruminant

University of Georgia Cooperative Extension, Sheep & Goats

University of Kentucky, Sheep Research & Education

University of Maine, Cooperative Extension: Livestock Sheep & Goats

Maryland Small Ruminant

Michigan State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Extension

University of Minnesota Extension, Small Farms Sheep and Goats

University of Missouri Extension

Montana State University, MSU Animal & Range Sciences Sheep Extension

Montana Sheep Institute

University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension

North Dakota State University, College of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Natural Resources, Sheep

Oklahoma State University, Sheep

The Ohio State University, OSU Sheep Team

Oregon State University

Purdue University Sheep

South Dakota State University Extension Sheep

University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture, Sheep Extension

Texas A&M Sheep & Goat Center

Utah State University, Cache County Extension Sheep Production

Virginia Cooperative Extension, Sheep & Goats Publications

Washington State University Extension, Small Ruminants

University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin Sheep and Goat Extension

University of Wisconsin, Department of Animal Sciences Sheep Extension page