The American Sheep Industry Association (ASI)
“Promoting the profitability and well-being of the U.S. Sheep Industry.”
ASI’s site has a wealth of information for producers from a legislative action center to research information to fast facts and publications related to raising sheep.
ASI also maintains contact lists for:
The American Lamb Board (ALB)
“Working to build Demand for American Lamb”
ALB maintains a consumer facing website that includes recipes, event information and educational resources for consumers, chefs, retailers and the media.
The National Lamb Feeders Association (NLFA)
“Serving the Nations lamb feeders and industry partners.”
National Sheep Industry Improvement Program (NSIP)
“America’s Genetic Foundation for a Profitable Sheep Industry”
National Sheep Industry Improvement Center (NSIIC)
“The Mission of the National Sheep Industry Improvement Center is to improve the infrastructure of the U.S. sheep and goat industries by strengthening and enhancing the production and marketing of sheep, goats, and their products.”
North American Meat Institute (NAMI)
NAMI is a national trade association that represents companies that process meat throughout America. Headquartered in metropolitan Washington, DC, NAMI keeps its fingers on the pulse of legislation, regulation and media activity that impacts the meat and poultry industry and provides rapid updates and analyses to its members to help them stay informed. In addition, NAMI conducts scientific research through its Foundation designed to help meat and poultry companies improve their plants and their products.