Sunday August 2, 2015   CCWG branch locations across Canada *  Carleton Place, ON 1-800-488-2714  *  Cookstown, ON 1-866-458-4800  *  Lethbridge, AB (MB to BC) 1-800-567-3693  *  Saint-Hyacinthe, QC 1-888-796-4242
 


The co-operative grades and
markets close to 3 million
pounds of raw wool each year;
the majority of this coming from
Québec, Ontario and Alberta.

Each of the three general
classes of wool
(fine, medium and coarse)
are sold wherever the
best prices are available.

 

 

 

 

Wool Related Links

Liens connexes à propos de la laine

 

Sheep & Wool Associations 
Canadian / World Wide

Associations Ovines & Laine- Canadiennes / Mondiales

Market Reports
Wool / Livestock

Études de marchés -
Laine / bétail

Extension, Universities, Training & Research - Canadian / World Wide

Extension, universités, formation et recherche -
Canadiennes / Internationales

Government

Gouvernement

 

Animal Health Products & Services

Produits et services en santé animale

Wool Promotion / Testing / Fleece Preparation

Promotion de la laine / Tests /  Préparation des toisons

Livestock ID, Equipment & Software

Identification animale, matériel et logiciels

Livestock Buyers / Auction Services

Commerçants d’animaux / Services aux enchères

Publications

Publications

Lamb Recipes

Recettes d’agneau

Goats / Mohair

Chèvres / Mohair

Working Dogs

Chiens de travail

Sheep Games & Videos

Jeux et vidéos ovins

 

 

Canadian Sheep & Wool Associations 
Associations Ovines & Laine - Canadiennes

Agricultural Guide

http://www.agriguide.ca/

Alberta Lamb

http://www.ablamb.ca/

Alberta Livestock Identification Services

http://www.lis-alberta.com/

Alberta Sheep & Wool Commission

http://www.absheep.com/

Alberta Sheep Breeders' Association

http://albertasheep.com/

British Columbia Sheep Federation

http://www.bcsheepfed.com/

Canadian Sheep Breeders Association

http://www.sheepbreeders.ca/

Canadian Sheep Federation

http://www.cansheep.ca/

Manitoba Sheep Association

www.mbsheep.com

National Scrapie Surveillance Program

http://www.scrapiecanada.ca/

Ontario Farm Animal Council

http://www.ofac.org/

Ontario Sheep Marketing Agency

http://www.ontariosheep.org/

Purebred Sheep Breeders
Association of Nova 
Scotia

http://www.sheepnovascotia.ns.ca/

Rare Breeds Canada

http://www.rarebreedscanada.ca/

Saskatchewan Sheep Breeders
Association

www.sasksheepbreeders.com

Sheep Producers Association
of Nova Scotia

www.nssheep.ca

World Wide Sheep & Wool Associations 
Associations Ovines & Laine - Mondiales

Agrilaunch - Sheep Sites

www.agrilaunch.com

American Sheep Industry Association

www.sheepusa.org

Australian Bureau of Agricultural & Resource Economics

www.abare.gov.au

Australian Superfine Wool Growers
Association

www.aswga.com

Australian Wool & Sheep Industry
Taskforce

http://www.woolisbest.com

Australian Wool Exchange (AWEX)

www.awex.com.au

Australian Wool Industries
Secretariat Inc

www.woolindustries.org

Australian Wool Innovation Limited

www.wool.com.au

AWH
- Australian Wool Handlers

www.awh.com.au

Black & Coloured Sheep Breeders'
Association 
of New Zealand

www.colouredsheep.org.nz

Breeders World

www.breedersworld.com/sheep/index.html

British Wool

www.aboutwool.com

British Wool Marketing Board

www.britishwool.org.uk

Cormo Sheep Conservation Registry

www.cormosheep.org

International Wool Textile Organisation

www.iwto.org

Kentucky Sheep & Wool
Producers Association

www.kswpa.com

Maryland Small Ruminant
- Sheep & goat info

www.sheepandgoat.com

Montana Wool Growers Association

www.mtsheep.org

My Lamb, 4H Clubs & FFA Breeding
Sheep & Market Lamb

mylamb.com/links.php3

National Sheep Association

www.nationalsheep.org

National Sheep Improvement Program

http://www.nsip.org/

New Hampshire Sheep & Wool Growers Association

www.yankeeshepherd.com

Sheep Breeds

www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/sheep

Show Lamb Management Guides

www.hubbardfeeds.com

Wool Producers Australia

www.woolproducers.com.au

Wool Trade
– internet based wool selling 
platform

www.wooltrade.com.au

Market Reports 
Études de marchés

Wool / Laine

Agri-Fax

www.agri-fax.co.nz

Australian Wool Industries
Secretariat Inc -
AWIS Newsletter

www.woolindustries.org

Alberta Agriculture, Food &
Rural Development

www.agric.gov.ab.ca/economic/
stats/wklvstck.html

Better Farming - Market Report

www.betterfarming.com/markets.htm

British Wool Marketing Board

www.britishwool.org.uk

Cape Wools

www.capewools.co.za

Landmark Online

www.landmark.com.au

Meat & Wool Innovation Limited

www.woolpro.co.nz

New Zealand Merino

www.merinonz.com

Schneider Group
- Wool Market Report

www.gschneider.com

Sydney Futures Exchange

http://www.asx.com.au/

WoolMark

www.woolmark.info

Livestock / bétail

Agriculture & Agri-food Canada
- Market 
Information

www.agr.gc.ca/misb/aisd/redmeat/
mimain.htm

Agricultural Marketing Service

www.ams.usda.gov

Nova Scotia
- Agriculture & Fisheries

www.gov.ns.ca/nsaf/marketing/wmreport/

Ontario Sheep Marketing Agency

www.ontariosheep.org/

Ontario Stockyards
- Market Reports

www.ontariostockyards.on.ca/
weekly_mr.html

Saskatchewan Sheep Development Board

www.agr.gov.sk.ca/agrifood/boards/
SKSheep.htm

Meat and Livestock Australia

www.mla.com.au

 

Extension, Universities, Training & Research 
Extension, universités, formation et recherche

Canadian  / Canadiennes

Agriculture in the Classroom
Manitoba Inc.

http://aitc.mb.ca/index.html

Canadian Farm Business
Management Council

www.farmcentre.com

Olds College Centre

www.oldscollege.ca

Ontario Farm Animal Council

www.ofac.org/

Ontario Handweavers & Spinners

http://ohs.on.ca

The Royal Winter Fair

www.royalfair.org/

University of Guelph
- Maedi Visna Flock Status Pilot Project

www.uoguelph.ca/~pmenzies/mv/Index.htm

Alberta Lamb Producers
- Fact Sheets

- Flock Management

- Management Modules

World Wide / Mondiales

College of Veterinary Medicine
Michigan State University

http://cvm.msu.edu

Cooperative Research Centre
for sheep innovation - 
Australia

www.sheepcrc.org.au

Cornell University

- Sheep Program

www.abc.cornell.edu/sheep/index.html

Northeast Sheep & Goat
Marketing Program

www.sheepgoatmarketing.info

STAR Accelerated Lambing System

www.sheep.cornell.edu/management/
breeding/
star/index.html

Illinois Sheep Net & Meat Goat Net

www.livestocktrail.uiuc.edu/sheepnet

OATI Results
- Oriented Training Development

www.oati.com

Oklahoma State University
- Breeds of Livestock

www.ansi.okstate.edu/breeds/sheep/

Oregon State University
- Sheep Management Calendar 

https://ans.oregonstate.edu/extension/
sheep/index.htm

Sheep 101
- for 4H & Teachers

http://www.sheep101.info/index.html

Sheep 201
- A beginners guide to raising sheep 

http://www.sheep101.info/201/index.html

The Ohio State University
- Ohioline

http://ohioline.osu.edu/

University of Maine
- online publications

www.umaine.edu/livestock/sheep

Woolwise
- Wool Education Resource

www.woolwise.com

Government 
Gouvernement

Registered on GOVPAGES.CA
- Canada’s National Government
Suppliers Directory

www.govpages.ca

Agriculture 
- Agri-Food Canada

www.agr.gc.ca

Alberta Agriculture, Food &
Rural Development

www.agric.gov.ab.ca/app21/rtw/index.jsp

British Columbia
- Agriculture, Food & Fisheries

www.gov.bc.ca

Quebec Agriculture, Pecheries
et Alimentation

www.mapaq.gouv.qc.ca

Manitoba Agriculture & Food

www.gov.mb.ca/agriculture

New Brunswick Agriculture, Fisheries
& Aquaculture

www.gnb.ca/0027/Index-e.asp

Newfoundland & Labrador Agencies

www.gov.nf.ca/deptnew.htm

Nova Scotia Agriculture & Fisheries

http://www.gov.ns.ca

Ontario - Agriculture & Food Ministry

www.omafra.gov.on.ca

PEI Agriculture, Fisheries,
Aquaculture & Forestry

www.gov.pe.ca/af

Saskatchewan Agriculture, Food &
Rural Revitalization

www.agr.gov.sk.ca

Growing Forward Radio is a source of information about farm programs available across Canada through federal, provincial and territorial governments. It is a pilot project that features real-life stories about farming and agriculture from coast to coast and the programs that farmers are using to improve the efficiency and profitability of their enterprises.

http://www.agr.gc.ca

Animal Health 
Produits et services en santé animale

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

 - Animal Health Branch

www.inspection.gc.ca/english/
anima/animae.shtml

Ontario Farm Animal Council

www.ofac.org/

Ontario Sheep Marketing Agency

www.ontariosheep.org/

Cornell University - Sheep Program

www.abc.cornell.edu/sheep/index.html

- Northeast Sheep & Goat Marketing Program

www.sheepgoatmarketing.info

- STAR Accelerated Lambing System

www.sheep.cornell.edu/management/
breeding/
star/index.html

Scrapie Canada

www.scrapiecanada.ca/

Sheep & Goat
- Forage

www.sheepandgoat.com/forage.html

Shur-Gain

www.shurgain.com

University of Guelph

 - Maedi Visna Flock Status Pilot Project

www.uoguelph.ca/~pmenzies/mv/Index.htm

Agricultural Link

www.agriculturallink.com

Bioniche Animal Health

www.bionicheanimalhealth.com

Grober Animal Nutrition

www.grober.com

Merial

www.merial.com/main.html

Onion Creek Ranch
- Parasites

www.tennesseemeatgoats.com/
articles2/fecals.html

Schering
- Plough Animal Health

http://usa.spah.com

Treatment of Lice

www.liceboss.com.au

 

Wool Testing / Promotion / Fleece Preparation 
Promotion de la laine / Tests, Préparation des toisons 

Australian Wool Testing Authority

http://www.awta.com.au/en/

Wool Testing Fact Sheets

www.oldscollege.ca/schools/ocsi/NFC/

natural_fibre_factsheets.htm

Yocom McColl Wool Testing Lab

www.ymccoll.com/

Beyond the Bale - pdf

http://beyondthebale.wool.com

Wool Promotion / Promotion de la laine

Campaign for Wool

www.campaignforwool.org

Commonwealth Scientific &
Industrial Research Organization

www.csiro.au

International Wool Textile Organization

www.iwto.org

Tectra Ltd

www.woolpro.co.nz

Woolwise - Wool Education Resource

www.woolwise.com

Wool Research Organization
of New Zealand

www.agresearch.co.nz/our-science/
textiles-biomaterials

Wool Preparation / Préparation des toisons

CCWG Fleece Preparation - PDF

American Sheep Industry Association

www.sheepusa.org/

Shearing World

www.shearingworld.com/

Livestock ID, Equipment & Software 
Identification animale, matériel et logiciels

Gallagher Animal Management
Systems

www.gallagher.co.nz

Heiniger Products

www.heiniger.com

Sheep Central

http://sheepcentral.ca/

Ewe Byte Sheep Management System

www.ewebyte.com

FarmWorks by Shearwell Data
- Software

www.shearwell.com

FarmWorks
- User Guide at Sheep Central

http://sheepcentral.ca/index.php/software/
farmworks-user-guide

Cornel University Sheep Software

www.sheep.cornell.edu/sheep/
management/economics/
cspsoftware
/index.html

 

 

Livestock Organizations / Auction Services
Commerçants d’animaux / Services aux enchères

Auctionsfind.com
- Ontario & area Auctions

www.auctionsfind.com

Beaver Hill Auction Services Ltd

www.beaverhillauctions.com

Bow Slope Shipping Association

www.bowslope.com/sales

Farms.com

www.eharvest.com

Johnstone Auction Mart Ltd

www.johnstoneauction.ca

Livestock Directory, Online
Livestock Management 
Resources

www.livestock-directory.com/

Meat & Livestock Australia

www.mla.com.au

Olds Auction Mart

www.oldsauction.com

Ontario Stockyards

www.ontariostockyards.on.ca

Ontario Sheep

www.ontariosheep.org 

Perlich Brothers Auction Market Ltd

www.perlich.com

Picture Butte Auction Market

www.picturebutteauction.ca

Triple J

www.triplejlivestock.com

SunnGold

www.sungoldmeats.com

United Prodicers, Inc

www.uproducers.com

 

Publications 
Publications

Agri Digest Online

www.agridigest.com

Better Farming Magazine

www.betterfarming.com/index.htm

Beyond the Bale

AWI's flagship publication about
innovations in the Australian wool industry.

http://digital.wool.com.au

Canadian Farm Business
Management Council

www.farmcentre.com

Farms.com

www.farms.com/ag-industry-news 

 

Ranch & Rural Living Magazine

http://ranchmagazine.com

Sheep Canada Magazine

www.sheepcanada.com

Sheep’O The Australian Sheep
& Wool Industries

www.aussiesheep.com

The Record Stockman

www.recordstockman.com

The Western Producer

www.producer.com

Tumpline Stackyard Agriculture
on the web

www.tumpline.com/stackyard

Yahoo Group
- Goat & Sheep

www.egroups.com/group/Goatand
SheepRancher

Sheep Canada Magazine

www.sheepcanada.com

Lamb Recipes 
Recettes d'agneau

Alberta Lamb

www.albertalamb.ca

Alberta Lamb Producers

www.ablamb.ca

American Lamb Board

www.americanlambboard.org

Fans of Lamb

www.fansoflamb.com/stealorshare
recipes/
recipecontests.aspx

Fresh American Lamb

www.lambchef.com

Fresh Canadian Lamb Recipes

www.freshcanadianlamb.ca

Lamb Cuts  

www.wellscroft.com/farm/sheep/
sheepLambCutsChart.html

New Zealand Lamb Company

www.nzlamb.ca

New Zealand Lamb Co-operative Inc.

www.nzlamb.com/content/products.html

Ontario Lamb Recipes

www.lambrecipes.ca

Goats & Mohair 
Chèvres / Mohair

The Mohair Council of America

www.mohairusa.com

Alberta Goat Breeders

www.albertagoatbreeders.ca

Amber Waves Pygmy Goats

http://amberwavespygmygoats.com/
3/index.html

Boer & Meat Goat Information Center

www.boergoats.com/clean/coverpage.php  

Boer Breeders

www.boerbreeders.com

Canadian Boer Goat Association

www.canadianmeatgoat.com/

Canadian Goat Society 

www.goats.ca/

Cyber Goats

www.cybergoat.com

Goat Gateway

www.GoatGateway.com

Goat Keeper Magazine

www.goatkeeper.ca

Goat Wisdom

www.goatwisdom.com/

Goat World

www.goatworld.com

Farm Info
- Goats

www.farminfo.org/livestock/goats.htm

Maryland Small Ruminant 
- Sheep & goat info

www.sheepandgoat.com/

Yahoo Group
- Goat & Sheep

www.egroups.com/group/Goatand
SheepRancher

 

Working Dogs 
Chiens de travail

American Kennel Club

www.akc.org/breeds/recbreeds/
herding.cfm

Canadian Border Collie Association

www.canadianbordercollies.org

Fly Away Aussies
- Sheep Dog Training

flyawayaussies.bravepages.com

Herding with the Sherland Sheepdog

sheltiehomepage.mcf.com/
herdingwithshelties.html

Hill Shepherd Working Border Collies

www.hillshepherd.com/kennel.html

The American Herding Breed Association

www.ahba-herding.org

UHerders Herding Club of Ontario 

www.uherders.ca

 

Sheep Games & Videos 
Jeux et vidéos ovins

UK Singing Sheep / Game / Ringtones

http://www.golakes.co.uk/downloads/
ringtones.aspx

http://www.golakes.co.uk/downloads/
games.aspx

Put your sheep to sleep - Online game

www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/sleep/
sheep/
reaction_version5.swf

Harley-Davidson commercial
featuring black sheep

 

www.youtube.com/watch?v=sSY0nCuRhHA

 

 Endurance Shearing Event in Texas 

 www.sheepusa.org/cms_images/file_547.wmv

Extreme Sheep Herding Video

www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2FX9rviEhw 

Sheep Playing Soccer

www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/06/05/sheep-playing-soccer_n_5454601.html

2006 Super Bowl: Budweiser "Super Fan"

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yax3Lnd1hlc 

Cozy Ways to Wear Wool Video

www.thesocial.ca/video?vid=480662 

 Sheepdog Drone?

http://a.msn.com/09/en-ca/AAabjtH 

Shearing: Keeping Sheep Healthy and Harvesting a High Performance Fiber


www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYd-ObeIECk&feature=youtu.be

Hay bale jumping sheep videoHay Bale Jumping Sheep
www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFpgdeMts2c 

 

 

Message about Wool

Please use this form to for wool / fleece related questions.

For any other question, please use the form on the Contact Us page.

 

Name:
Email:
Phone #:
Message Type    Wool Inquiry       Fleece Inquiry   
Human Test
          

 

Share