Iowa Sheep Industry Association

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100 Pounds of Frozen Lamb to Iowa Food Bank

Iowa Sheep Industry Association, a 2019 partner in hunger relief with the Food Bank of Iowa.  Working yearly with the Food Bank of Iowa to help fight hunger locally. 

Duane & Pat Sprouse of Keota, IA donate 100 pounds of frozen lamb to the Iowa Food Bank October 11, 2018 on behalf of the ISIA. This meat will be distributed to hungry Iowa families this fall. Any member wishing to donate to a local food bank is encouraged. If you need assistance finding a food bank, please contact Laura at

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Iowa Sheep Industry Association Scholarship

This is a one-time $500.00 scholarship awarded to high school seniors who will be attending a two or four-year college. Applicants must have involvement in and a passion for the sheep industry.

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Iowa Sheep & Wool Festival

June 19th-21st, 2020

Hansen Agriculture Student Learning Center

Ames, Iowa

2019 Festival Class Teacher Proposal View the 2018 Festival Booklet