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Second Annual

International Gathering

of Friends and Champions

June 15-17, 2012

Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, IA 
3000 East University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50317

  Your DON'T FORGET checklist for The GATHERING!

Health Certificates
Goodies for the 'TASTES' table, where you can also purchase someone else's goodies!
Things you no longer want or need for our 'TREASURES' table. You might find some good treasures to take back home with you too!
Photos for the 'WORKING LLAMA PHOTO CONTEST'.  (5"x7" to 8"x10")
A few bucks to buy 'GATHERING DOLLARS' for deserving youth.
Donation for the 'YOUTH AUCTION' for the Youth to purchase with their Gathering Dollars.
Commitment to vote for your 'PEOPLE'S CHOICE' favorite fleece article.
Commitment to vote for your favorite 'WORKING LLAMA' photo.
Commitment to THANK the SPONSORS in attendance!
Commitment to HAVE A GOOD TIME! (That will be an easy one to keep!)


Your support makes it possible for us to provide this showing opportunity for all llama owners!

  Gathering Sponsors

Flush  ($2500)    
Greg & Debbie Shellabarger Spittin' Creek Llamas & Alpacas Xenia, OH
Full House  ($1500)    
Mark & Susan Smith Mark Smith Farms Crawfordsville, IN
Straight  ($1000)    
Margaret Drew Stonehenge Llama Ranch Vacaville, CA
Bob & Kathi McKinney Bobkat Llama Ranch Valleyford, WA
Contact person: Karen Miller Heartland Llama Show Iowa
Mike & Wendy Gerken Hard Rock Llama Co. Ada, OH
Two Pair  ($500)    
Gordy & Pam Jensen Hid-N-Hills Ranch Cochrane, WI
Kristy Brown The Brownderosa Sparta, WI
Robin Benson Sapaveco Ranches Florence, TX
Steve Vicars & Barb Baker Baker & Company Llamas Mount Vernon, OH
Pair  ($250)    
Sharon Williamson Pine Haven Llamas Trempealeau, WI
Brenda Harting Wolf Creek Farm La Porte City, IA
  Cedar Valley Llama Association Iowa
Will & Sherri Tallmon Hidden Oaks Llama Ranch Estacada, OR
Larry & Mary Jo Miller Brooks Creek Llamas Bardstown, KY
Rick & Mary Adams Wild Oak Llamas Grass Valley, CA
Bob & Toni Skousen Goose Valley Llamas Payson, AZ
Steve & Leslie Schubert Cedar Cliff Ranch Llamas Silt, CO
Dan & Marilyn Milton Celebration Sale, LLC Jacksonville, OR
  Argentine Llama Aficionados  
Beth Myers NeedMor Acres Newark, OH
Becky Willhite Pinewood Fibers Cedar Falls, IA
Gary & Jean DeBoom Santana Llamas Algona, IA
Karen Baum Little Doc's Huddleston, VA
Matt & Erin Fruits Swaying Sycamore Farm Crawfordsville, IN
Jeff & Sally Rucker Stage Stop Llamas Florissant, CO
Jay Jorsensen & Donald Jorgensen Triple J Farms Bellingham, WA
  Iowa Llama Association Iowa
Special Sponsors    
Peter Rysko Camelid Quarterly Nova Scotia, Canada
Paige McGrath Llama Life II Charlottesville, VA
Doug Able Able Publishing Manhattan, KS
Jeanine Mensch American Livestock Magazine & Publishing Gatesville, TX
  Southern States Feed  
John & Marcia Ollendick Ollendick Farms Tomah, WI
Terry & Penny Lage Hum Hum N' Away Gladbrook, IA
Brian & Lydia Cook 4C Llama Ranch Spooner, WI
Elizabeth Martin Sahalee Farm Marysville, WA
High Card / Friends  (Less than $250)    
Tom Carlisle Lla Lla Lland Llama Ranch Janesville, IA
Bev Cram Cram's Llama Farm Tomah, WI
Jerry & Kathy Hanson High Meadow Llamas Rochester, MN
Larry Kisner & Bruce Chrisco Catawissa Llamas Catawissa, MO
Carol Reigh Buck Hollow Llamas, Inc. Birdsboro, PA
Sherri Tallmon, Holly Russell, Lisa Labendeira Team Jorjio  
Russ & Kris Miller Miller's Farm at Darby Creek Galloway, OH
Lawton Divis & Sophie Willette Recipients of the 2011 Pot of Gold Youth Futurity Algona, IA
Tor Sorensen Southwest Sheep & Llama Company Tucson, AZ 
Harvey & Lisa Pool Rock Creek Farm and Llama Co. Ft. Valley, GA
Darrell & Merlene Anderson Solid Rock Llamas West Lafayette, IN
Justin Timm Frog Pond Llamas Wilsonville, OR
Rick & Brenda Anderson Golden Photo Video Robins, IA
Steve & Sandy Auld Aulds' Lluminous Llamas Van Horne, IA
Chris & Venesa Carter Criven Llamas Rogersville, MO
Win & Karen Miller and
Cassie Miller & Rick Heetland
Maplewood II Llamas Iowa Falls, IA 
Jenni Olson Y B Normal Acres Anoka, MN
Jeff & Julie Hendrikson Adde's Humming Llamas Rose Creek, MN
Aspen Auld Aspen Rayne Ranch Van Horne, IA
Brian & Patty Patterson Trimbelle Valley Fiber Farm Ellsworth, WI
  Midwest Llama Pack Festival La Farge, WI
Tom & Barb Parsons Animal Acres Llamas Dousman, WI
Cynthia Wilson Silvey Hollow Farms Philo, OH
Richard & Debi Garvin Cabernet Creek Farms Mount Hood, OR
  Ohio River Valley Llama Association Galloway, OH
Nick Hauptly Namaste Farm Cedar Falls, IA
Teresa Evenson Asgaard Farm & Kennel Greenup, KY
Fran Soukup Sugar River Llamas Lyndon Station, WI
Pauline & Kristin Funk Sail Away Llamas Mantorville, MN
Joe Schechinger Red Sled Pulling Austin, MN
Ray & Dianne Kratville Iowa Fortune Farm Atkins, IA
Gary & Katrina Capasso Dakota Ridge Farm Malta, NY
Bill & Marie Safreed Log House Llamas Pleasantville, OH
Molly Johnson Pot of Gold 2011 Winner Colfax, IA

CLICK HERE for complete Gathering information.

Norris Berg, Superintendent
(715) 273-5230 or e-mail

ILR ~ ~ PO Box 8, Kalispell, MT  59903 ~ (406) 755-3438

Remember - Alone we struggle; TOGETHER we thrive!!!