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Royal Highland Show Members Reception

Judging of the Texel classes at the Royal Highland Show takes place at 9am on Friday 22 June, with Society chairman Steve Richardson this year’s judge. This year’s Society members reception will be held in…

By Jonathan

21st June 2018

Shropshire and Borders Club open evening

The Shropshire and Borders Texel Club are holding an open evening on Thursday 28 June at 6.30pm by kind invitation of the Higgins family, Frodesley Park Farm, Longnor, Shropshire. Focussing on the Higgins’ family’s use…

By Jonathan

20th June 2018

Texels continue interbreed success

Texel breeders across the country have continued to enjoy interbreed success at recent shows, with the Alford family taking the interbreed title at Royal Cornwall Show with aged tup Midlock You’re The One. This ram,…

By Jonathan

13th June 2018

Book Scottish ultrasound lamb scanning soon

Scottish recording flocks should book their ultrasound scanning appointment at the earliest opportunity to ensure their lambs are scanned in time for data to be submitted in accordance with BLUP run deadlines. This year scanning…

By Jonathan

11th June 2018

Warning over newer anthelmintic group resistance

Sheep farmers are being reminded of the need to ensure new generation anthelmintics are used in accordance with SCOPS guidelines. The reminder comes following the recent publication of the first case of resistance to monepantel…

By Jonathan

11th June 2018

Highland Club stock judging event

The Highland Texel Club are hosting an stock judging and BBQ on Saturday 7th July at Lower Reiss, Reiss, Wick, but kind permission of the Webster family. The event will include adult and junior stock…

By Jonathan

11th June 2018

Interbreed success for Texels

Texel breeders have been enjoying interbreed success at many of the early season shows, including taking the individual interbreed championships at both Royal Bath and West and Northumberland shows. Leading the way at Royal Bath…

By Jonathan

4th June 2018

Females flourish at Royal Bath and West

Females flourished at the Royal Bath and West, the Society’s Southern Focus Show, under judge John North of Settle, North Yorkshire. Mr North found his champion in the winner of the shearling ewe class, TIP1701440,…

By Jonathan

30th May 2018

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