Flocks and Herds
The Badger Face Welsh Moutain Sheep Society has confirmed HRH the Prince of Wales has agreed the renew his patronage of the society for another five years.The breed is the most represented Welsh native breed at the Royal Welsh Show.
The Blue Texel Sheep Society has awarded the trophy for the ‘young flockmaster 2014’ to Sam Froggat (Sams flock) at Abbots Bromley, Staffordshire. Runner-up was Emma Harding with the Hardy Blues flock, Abermule, Montomery.The trophy for the flock gaing the most points in the 2014 show season was presented to Gwen Renfree of Liskeard, Cornwall.
Dendor Herefords from D.E., E.D. and A.L. Jones of Caersws, Newtown, swept the board in the annual Hereford Cattle Society awards. Their first award was the female of the year trophy for their two-year-old heifer Dendor 1 Molly 41.