Producer Resources

Livestock Supplies and Equipment

Caprine Supply

D-S Livestock Equipment

Hoegger Supply Company

Ketcham’s Sheep Equipment

Mid-States Wool Cooperative Association

Premier 1 Supplies


Townsend’s Sales Livestock Equipment

Midwest Planning Service Facility Design


Producer Software Programs

Cornell Sheep Program’s Cewe


Livestock Markets

Bloomington Livestock Exchange  2nd and 4th Wednesday, Bloomington, WI

Central Livestock Association  Tuesdays, Zumbrota, MN

Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales Assoc.  Sales Calendar, Altoona, Arlington, Barron, Bonduel, Johnson Creek, Monroe, Reedsville, Richland Center, Sparta, Stratford

Fennimore Livestock Exchange, Wednesdays, Fennimore, WI

Milwaukee Stockyards, Monday and Thursdays, Reeseville, WI  – USDA Lamb Dashboard

Forage and Feed Testing

AgSource-Bonduel Labs, 106 N. Cecil St. Box 7, Bonduel, WI 54107 (715) 758-2178

Commercial Testing Lab. Inc., 514 Main St. PO Box 526, Colfax, WI 54730 (800) 962-5227

Dairyland Laboratories, 217 E. Main St., Arcadia, WI 54612 (608) 323-2123

Rock River Labs, 710 Commerce Dr., Box 169, Watertown, WI 53094-0169 (920) 261-0446

University of Wisconsin Soil/Forage Analysis Lab, 8396 Yellowstone Dr., Marshfield, WI 54449 (715) 387-2523

Veterinarian Services and Extra-Label Drug Use

Wisconsin Vets in American Assoc. of Small Ruminant Practitioners

FDA – Regulations for Minor Use/Minor Species Act of 2004

Drugs Approved for Sheep and Goats under Minor Use Animal Drug Program

FDA Approved Animal Drugs


Animal Necropsy Lab

South Dakota Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Lab

Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Lab,  Barron


Artificial Insemination Services

Goat AI Service

BIO-Genics Ltd., 1538 Highway 28, Salmon, ID 83467, Phone: 208-756-6500

Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine Small Ruminant Services, Dr. Cassandra Plummer, Phone: 515-294-7074, Email:

Sheep AI Service

Super Sire Ltd., Martin R. Dally, 34503 Meridian Road, Lebanon, OR 97355

New Frontier Genetics, Glen Erickson, Utah, Phone: 435-770-8768


Milk Testing

AgSource Cooperative Services, Menomonie and Stratford

Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Lab, Madison and Barron

Leuther Laboratories, Coon Valley, WI

Fox Valley Quality Control, Neenah, WI, Phone: 920-731-5484

Dairy Lab Services, Inc, Dubuque, IA


Goat Milk Processors

Montchevre-Betin, Inc., 336 S. Penn St., Belmont, WI 53510-9748, 608-762-5878,

Woolwich Dairy, Inc., 425 S. Roosevelt St., Lancaster, WI 53813, 608-723-3006,

Mt. Sterling Co-op Creamery, P.O. Box 103, Mt. Sterling, WI 54645, 608-734-3810,

Ultrasound (fetal count/pregnancy check/ loin eye area)


Genotype Testing

Animal Disease and Food Safety Laboratory, 405 South 21th Street, Sparks, NV 89431, Contact: Anette Rink, DVM, PhD, Phone: 775-753-3700

Biogenetic Services, Inc., 801, 32nd Avenue, Brookings, SD 57006, Contact: Alex Kahler or Customer Service, Phone: 605-697-8500

Colorado Department of Agriculture- Rocky Mountain Regional Animal Health Laboratory, 2331 West 31st Avenue, Denver, CO 80211, Contact: Tiffany Brigner, Phone: 303-477-0049

Diagnostic Center for Population and Animal Health, Michigan State University, 4125 Beaumont Road, Room 150 DCPAH, Lansing, MI 48910, Contact: Roger Maes, DVM, PhD, Phone: 517-353-1683

GenAlysis, 508 S. Englebeck Rd., Lakeside, OH 43440, Phone: 1-888-300-4363

Gene Check, Inc., 1175 58th Ave. Suite 100, Greeley, CO  80634, Contact:  Tresea Briggs, Phone:  970-472-9951

GeneSeek, Inc., 4711 Innovation Dr., Lincoln, NE  68521, Contact: Mr. Abe Oommen, Phone: 402-435-0665

Veterinary Genetics Laboratory, University of California School of Veterinary Medicine, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA  95616-8744, Phone: 530-752-7383


Shearers and Wool Handlers

Groenewold Fur and Wool Company, 304 E. Avon Street, PO Box 663, Forreston, IL  61030, Phone:  815-938-2381

Mid-States Wool Growers, 9449 Basil Western Road NW, Canal Winchester, Ohio  43110, Phone: 614-837-9665

Wisconsin Shearers (updated August 2017)


Producer Organizations


Wisconsin Dairy Goat Association

American Goat Federation

American Dairy Goat Association

Midwest Goat Producers

American Boer Goat Association


Wisconsin Sheep Breeders

Indianhead Sheep Breeders Association

Wisconsin Sheep Dairy Cooperative

American Sheep Industry Association

Dairy Sheep Association of North America