September 5, 2008
September 5, 2008 - Do you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution to the sheep industry? The American Sheep Industry Association (ASI) is asking for nominations of people who deserve to be acknowledged for their positive role within the industry. The national awards program allows producers and industry affiliates a chance to nominate individuals they feel have benefited the industry.
Six award categories are available for nominations: McClure Silver Ram, Camptender, Flock Guardian, Shepherd's Voice for Print Media, Shepherd's Voice for Broadcast Media and Environmental Stewardship.
Award descriptions and the nomination form can be found by clicking on the "2009 Awards Program" link on the home page of the ASI Web site at www.sheepusa.org
or by contacting ASI at 303-771-3500.
Award nominations must be received at the ASI office on or before Nov. 21, 2008, to be considered. Winners will be honored during the ASI annual convention in San Diego, Calif., Jan. 22-24, 2009.
Past award recipients are not eligible for re-nomination. A list of previous award winners is located on the ASI Web site. Staff contact: Judy Malone, ext. 35