The Vermont Sheep & Goat Newsletter is a member benefit that highlights news, people, places and events in the sheep and goat community. The newsletter is edited by Mary Lake. To submit contact Mary at

Published three times a year, the newsletter will have an Early Issue sent out in January, a Mid Issue in May, and a Late Issue in September. Below is the newsletter structure which lists the categories open for contributors. Click here for tips on contributing to the newsletter. 

Each issue will use the following structure:

Page 1:

  • Letter from the President Side bar listing of what is inside
  • Newsletter Editor info and a jump to submission requests and directions inside
  • Brief description of the VSGA and Web site info

Inside: Each issue will have articles in the some or all of the categories listed

CONTRIBUTORS NEEDED – Do any of these sections interest you? Would you like to be a regular contributor? Your drive to report, share and learn more about life with sheep and goats is needed. Please contact Mary Lake at

  • News
  • Member Profile
  • Calendar
  • Meat and/or Dairy
  • Fiber
  • Animal Health and Welfare
  • Grazing and Management
  • Breeder’s Notes

Side Bars:

  • Board of Directors listing and contact info
  • Submission requests and directions
  • Joining or Renewing info
  • How to advertise

Advertisements: From members and non-members

Here are few recent issues:

Early 2017

Mid 2016

Mid 2015

Late 2014

Mid 2014

Early 2013

Late 2012 

Mid 2011

Early 2011

Mid 2010