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Malton early breeding sheep sale

Strong early breeding sheep trade at Malton

29 July 2014

THERE was an exceptionally good turnout of buyers from all parts of the country at Malton’s early show and sale of breeding sheep and store lambs. Prices were up £20 per head on the year, with a particular demand for Suffolk cross gimmer shearlings.

Skipton's champion and reserve young handlers

Repeat success for Skipton's young handlers

29 July 2014

CHAMPIONSHIP and reserve at Skipton’s young handler’s prime lamb show and sale on Monday went to the older and youngest competitors.

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Show and event reports

Texel is champion of champions at Border Union

1 August 2014

THE hot weather continued at Border Union Show, Kelso, with stewards allowing exhibitors to take their sheep off the show field straight after the inter-breed championship to escape the blazing sun.

NSA Sheep Event 2014: Stand Competion results

30 July 2014

NEW this year is competition for the best pen of sheep from within any breed society stand, that is true to type and provides the best commercial representation of it’s breed.

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Show and event previews

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NSA Sheep 2014 preview: Event aims to provide advice and inspiration

18 July 2014

NSA Sheep will provide visitors with all the latest technical news and information when it takes place at Malvern in just under two week’s time. Farmers Guardian takes a look at what is in store at the event.

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Royal Welsh Show preview: Shaping up for a record-breaking event

11 July 2014

Despite challenging financial times, the Royal Welsh Agricultural Society, for which Farmers Guardian is the media partner, continues to go from strength to strength, with a 2013 surplus of more than £230,000 and all the makings of another record-breaking four-day event on the cards.

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Sheep event 2014

NSA Sheep 2014: Event kicked off by farming minister

30 July 2014

The biannual NSA Sheep Event took place at the Three Counties Showground, Malvern, last week and attracted a crowd of over 9,000. Angela Calvert and Katie Jones report on the seminars, workshops and competitions. Pictures by Marcello Garbagnoli.

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AUCTION mart reports, both primestock and store, can be accessed as they are updated every day on our website.