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Treasure Takes the Title at Balmoral Show 2024
Judge: Mr Simon Norman (HAYDON) Ram 1st Glenn Baird Cysgod Yahoo - IJD23-385 2nd Andrew & Ryan Wilson Standing Stones Viva La Baa - RCS21 2393 3rd Glenn Baird Aghavilly William Wesley - GWB22 1987 4th Andrew & Ryan wilson Ballycanal Yacob AWL23 1732 5th Derek Storey Ballycanal Walter - AWL22 1549 Ewe 1st Glenn Baird Aghavilly Treasure - GWB20 1843 2nd Andrew & Ryan Wilson Ballycanal Wishful-Ruth AWL22 1569 3rd Glenn Baird Aghavilly Victoria Be...
Interbreed Success at North Somerset Show!

Huge congratulations to Seb Simmonds who won the interbreed title at North Somerset Show under the watchful eye of judge Russell Steer.

What a start to the season for Seb!

Spring has arrived!
Time to get those lambs registered if you are heading off to some of the early show. No increase in registration fees this year and the opportunity to Birth Notify lambs if youre not to sure!  However, the sheep being shown should be fully registered. Everything can be done online at Grassroots We appreciate you have all had a long hard & wet winter but hopefully now things are getting better. Hope to see you all out and about at the shows thi...
Annual General Meeting
The 2024 AGM will take place via Zoom on Thursday 17th July, 2024 at 7.30pm We have one member due for re-election -Sue McInnes Skinner. There are vacancies on Council and by being appointed to Council you become a Director of the Society along with its responsibilties. There are several meetings a year held over Zoom or Teams and an Autum Conference which is normally an overnight stay in October. Anyone putting themselves forward must be have ...
Sheep Worrying Campaign Ready to Launch!
NSA will intensify its work to highlight the devastating issue of sheep worrying by dogs during its week long awareness campaign next week. The annual campaign is timed to coincide with a period that often sees a spike in attacks on sheep, as day length increases and dog walkers begin to spend more recreational time walking through fields, potentially home to livestock. The spring months are also the peak season for lambing in the UK, meaning v...
Spring has Sprung at MAUNBY!

Following a season of particularly challenging weather, we hope this photo of triplets from the MAUNBY flock makes you smile!

BBC Radio 4's Farming Today featuring the MAUNBY Flock!

Stuart Goldie recently took part in a lambing feature on BBC Radio 4 with his long-established MAUNBY Flock.

Well done Stuart!

More Good News at the Mart!

Congratulations this time to Peter Fraser and his TIGHNAHINCH Flock who sold Bleu du Maine cull ewes to £190 and Bleu du Maine x lambs to £187, £3.56 per kilo, making them the second top of the day!


£251 tops Worcester Cull Ewes!

Congratulations to Tom Stayt of the STATESMAN Flock, topping the cull ewe trade at Worcester with a Bleu du Maine ewe selling at £251!


£164.00 for Bleu du Maine Cull Ewes!

Ruthin Mart sees Bleu du Maine cull ewes to £164.00 for Richard Pilkington of the AINTREE flock!