Make plans now to join us at the All American Sheep Day at the James Kjerstad Event Center in Rapid City, SD  on Feb 1, 2018 during the Black Hills Stock Show this year. ​ There will be a full day of North American Sheep Dog Trials, National Sheep Shearing Championships, and educational booths!  Stop by the SD Sheep Growers booth for membership information and free lamb samples.  SD MIWW will also have a booth with contest information and upcoming workshops.


​Welcome to the SD Sheep Growers Association website -- your go-to source for all things sheep & wool related in South Dakota!   You can also check us out on Facebook for day-to-day events and news ~ South Dakota Sheep Growers Association ~ or email us with any questions at  You may also click on the links below for more information on upcoming events.

South Dakota Make It With Wool

Check out the MIWW page for all the details and registration forms. Several new events and contest opportunities have been added -- with extra incentives for new participants!

North Country Fiber Fair

Sept 21-23, 2018

Codington Co. Extension Complex

Add this event to your calendar for a fun-filled weekend with all things "fiber" related.  Click on the picture above for all the details on all events held in 2017. 

The SDSGA will have a booth at the Fiber Fair, and there are plans to have Sheep Shearing & Fleece Evaluation Demonstrations on Sunday, Sept. 23.

SD Make it with Wool FaceBook page

SD Sheep Growers Association

SD Ag Museum website
BHSS Sheep Day

Stayed tuned for the upcoming link to the special On-Line Exhibit for The Unspun Tale: Sheep in SD presented by the SD Agricultural Heritage Museum.

Upcoming Events:

Nov 22-Dec 26 - Christmas at the Capitol

Visit Pierre for the 37th Annual Christmas at the Capitol where nearly 90 trees have been decorated for the holiday season.  The SD Sheep Growers were honored to be chosen to decorate one of this year's trees. 

Jan 13, 2018 - SDSU Lamb Bonanza

Join us for SDSU men's basketball vs. Denver at 2 pm, complimentary lamb sandwiches, and a chance to bid on SDSU lamb pelts.  Proceeds from the pelt auction are used for student scholarships at SDSU.

Jan 31-Feb 3, 2018 - ASI Annual Convention

Check out all the speakers and activities planned and find registration information at

Travel grants and reduced registration fees are available for Young Entrepreneurs this year.  Travel grant details are available here or email for more information.  

Sept 28-29, 2018 SDSGA Annual Convention & MIWW Contest

Brookings, SD