A top call of 8,000gns was the highlight of some standout prices achieved at
a major dispersal sale staged on behalf of the Mellin family’s Hellifield-based
Hull House Texel flock at Skipton Auction Mart.
The Texel Sheep Society and AHDB Signet Breeding Services have struck a new agreement
with regards the provision of performance recording to Texel Society members.
A new genomic research project led by the British Texel Sheep
Society could be the first step towards carcass data from abattoirs
being included in genetic evaluations.
Harrison & Hetherington are delighted to announce that
they are to host the Vorn Texel Flock Annual Draft Sale of
ewes and hoggs with lambs and dry hoggs.
What is believed to be the first consignment of British Texel
semen to be shipped to New Zealand has recently arrived in