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2010 Shepherd of the Year Rose Woodsmall and Rick Bontz

2010shepherdoftheyearThe Frederick County Sheep Breeders presented Rose Woodsmall and Rick Bontz the 2010 Shepherd of the Year Award at the Annual Dinner on Novermber 4, 2010.

The award is given to a member whose long time service to the Association and sheep industry has helped educate the public and advance the sheep industry.

The award embodies what sheep breeders and members of the Frederick County Sheep Breeders should all strive for, said Emily Chamelin, Vice President.

“This year’s recipient has done just that,” Chamelin said. “As long time sheep raisers, they constantly strive to improve their breed and ultimately the products they are able to sell.”