This is a fine program started up by The Livestock Conservancy to encourage farms to raise heritage breeds. These are livestock breeds that are endangered. Shave 'Em to Save 'Em (SE2SE) is specifically for endangered sheep and fiber artists. With the Livestock Conservancy program fiber artists participating in the program earn items when they purchase fleece (from endangered sheep) through fiber producers registered in the program.
The Livestock Conservancy also has a wealth of information and how-to articles on all heritage breeds, not just sheep. "The Livestock Conservancy's mission is to protect endangered livestock and poultry breeds from extinction..."