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Dorset News:

Britain’s sheep producers are being encouraged to fill out national breed survey

Sheep producers in Britain are being urged to fill in the national Sheep Breed Survey, which is out this week. Jointly funded by AHDB, QMS and HCC, the national Sheep Breed Survey is an important reference point for researchers, funders and policy makers. Those registered with British Wool will receive a postal copy, but all other sheep producers are being urged to take part in the survey and can acquire a copy online or by contacting AHDB directly.

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Stirling Sale Report 2020

Top Price Male - Maineview Chieftain C1134, 1100gns - Photo by Graham Cubitt

Wednesday, 22nd July saw the second annual Scottish Dorset Breeders’ Club sale at United Auctions, Stirling. What can only be described as an unusual sale held in these unprecedented times, it was not possible to hold the pre-sale show and award prizes or crown a champion, strict social distancing was enforced with no viewing backstage. Instead the sheep were paraded through the ring immediately prior to start of the sale, which allowed potential purchasers the opportunity to both see and have a quick feel of the quality lots on offer.

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Northern Dorset Breeders' Club Sale 2020

NORTHERN DORSET BREEDERS’ CLUB ANNUAL SALE of DORSET HORN & POLL DORSET SHEEP

at GISBURN AUCTION MART LTD. CLITHEROE, LANCASHIRE. BB7 4ES

SATURDAY, 8th AUGUST, 2020 | SALE 2.00 p.m. | Download Catalogue PDF

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