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BBC programme
02/12/2019
NSA RESPONDS TO MISLEADING BBC DOCUMENTARY: Following the BBC’s airing of ‘Meat: A threat to our planet’ on Monday, NSA along with many other farming organisations and farmers, joined in criticism of the BBC. NSA produced a video for social media explaining the core differences between extensive sheep farming here in the UK, and the intensive systems shown on the programme. NSA has also been running a series of meetings around the UK to help pro...
Newark Winter Warmers Sale
22/11/2019
The dispersal of the Commercial section of the Ernford flock....... The catalogue is available to download  /​workspace/​docs/​winter-​warmers-​sale.​pdf ...
Percy Tait
21/11/2019
The  funeral will take place on Wednesday 4th December at 1.00pm at Vale Crematorium , Fladbury. The address is A44, Pershore WR10 2QR ...
Society changes
25/10/2019
With immediate effect Becky Hurd is taking over responsibilites for Show, Events, Promotions and Council matters. The Membership and Registrations will continue to  be dealt with by Jane Smith for the time being and we hope this wont be too complicated for members.  If you have any queries regarding events, shows or Society matters please contact Becky (07388 848653) and you should contimue to send your registrations to Jane. The landline will b...
Market News - Bures Farm top Colchester Market
18/10/2019
Bures Farm topped the Colchester market on Thursday 17th with Bleu x lambs and Millennium Bleus, proving once again how Bleu x lambs are keenly sought after by the butchers.   Great to have success in the commercial market.  So if you need a ram and you are based in the South East the McInnes Skinners have rams for sale. Details on the for sale pages.  ...
Borderway Agri-Expo
14/10/2019
Borderway Agri Expo is one of the largest events in the UK Agri industry, showcasing the best quality beef cattle and sheep, the latest developments in farming practice, breeding, genetics, machinery, equipment, technology, environmental issues, livestock marketing and export opportunities.  It is now known to be a true celebration of the very best British Livestock, and the farmers, breeders and stockmen who look after them.  The event takes pl...
Winter Warmers sale
14/10/2019
Full details of the Winter Warmers Sale at Neward can be found on the Sales Page ...
Percy Tait - Legend in a Lifetime
09/10/2019
Today, the 9th October is Percy Tait's 90th Birthday.  What an occasion to celebrate and we wish him a very happy birthday!  One of our most senior members, not just in years but as a Bleu du Maine breeder, Percy and the Perdi Flock have acheived tremendous success with his sheep, as he has in life.   An extremely successful bike racer, Percy gained experience of fast moving machines during his time of National Service when he was part of the R...
New Stock for Sale goes live!
03/10/2019
Our new Stock for Sale is now up and running. If you are looking for stock please have a look or if you have stock for sale send me the details in an email. We can put two images up for you but dont send them off your phone, they have to be a minimum 800px wide min 450px height, so best to email them.  ...
Breeders Map
04/09/2019
The interactive map has gone live today (5th September) , if you haven't responded in writing that you wish you information to be shown, you won't be there!!  I need those forms back asap so that you can benefit from it, please get back to me. If you have lost the letter, just send an email, not text, WhatsApp etc, it must be in writing so I can print it off.  ...