Author Archives: SPANS

38th Annual Atlantic Fall Sheep Sale

The 38th Annual Atlantic Fall Sheep Sale, hosted by the Purebred Sheep Breeders Association of Nova Scotia, will occur September 14th at the 4-H Building on the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition grounds in Bible Hill, NS. Please see below PDF’s for additional information: 2024 Atlantic Sheep Sale Package 2024 Atlantic Sheep Sale Advertising Information

Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Sheep

The National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC) is pleased to announce that the Canadian Sheep Federation (CSF) has initiated an update to the Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Sheep. The update will be guided by NFACC’s Code development process. The Code development process includes a survey, launched at the outset of each Code, […]

CALP Lime Subsidy Program

The Climate Adaptation Leadership Program (CALP) have developed a new CALP Lime Subsidy Program for Nova Scotia Cattle and Sheep Producers in good standing. “Good standing” indicates you are either: a 2024 Nova Scotia Cattle Grower License holder (meaning 2023 & 2022 levies have been reported and paid), OR a SPANS current member (meaning tags were purchased […]