Although not from a farming background,
farming has got into the blood of Artist Mary Ann Rogers.
Texel and Blue Faced Leicester
rams led the trade at 2,000gns at CCM Auctions’ annual
multi-breed sheep show and sale of pedigree and pure-bred rams
North Yorkshire Wensleydale pedigree sheep breeder Ernie Sherwin
continued his successful run when presenting the supreme champion
at Skipton Auction Mart.
A lively debate about the challenges within sheep breeding,
some probing questions about the future of disease control
in flocks and a celebration of NSA’s
activity over a 12-month period all featured in a two-day NSA
A reduced lamb
kill combined with a reduction in New Zealand imports will
result in relatively tight sheep meat supplies in late 2013
and into 2014, according to the latest forecast from AHDB/EBLEX.
A solid demand for both males and females saw Southdown trade peak at 1000gns
at the breed's premier sale at Maidstone.