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Final few places left for Social Weekend

There are just a final few places left at the Society’s Social Weekend which takes place at Oulton Hall, Leeds, from Friday November 10th to Sunday November 12th. Join other Society members and friends for…

By Jonathan

September 22, 2017

Board and PRT committee election results

Following the elections for both the Society board and the PRT committee the results are as follows. In the election for the regional director for North Wales and Borders there were four spoilt votes, Iolo…

By Jonathan

September 22, 2017

Texel Society features in Parliamentary Review

This summer the Society was honoured to be asked to contribute to the Agriculture edition of ‘The Parliamentary Review’ with an article on the Society and the breed’s role within the sheep industry. ‘The Parliamentary…

By Jonathan

September 22, 2017

National sales export requirements

Northern Irish vendors attending either the Scottish National Sale, Lanark, the English National Sale, Worcester, or the Northern Irish National Sale, Ballymena, will need to be aware of the relevant export paperwork required for each…

By Jonathan

August 10, 2017

Bob Newby – Rudding Texels

The Society has sadly been informed of the death of Bob Newby on Saturday August 5th. Bob was a highly respected Member of the Texel Society for many years and will be sadly missed by…

By Jonathan

August 9, 2017

National Sale Ballots now available

The ballots for the Society’s four National Sales at Lanark, Welshpool, Worcester and Ballymena are now available to download from the Sales page of the website under the relevant section for each sale. 

By Jonathan

July 13, 2017

July NADIS parasite forecast

This month’s NADIS parasite forecast includes takes a look at the summer fluke forecast as well as looking at how targeted selective treatments can aid in reducing anthelmintic resistance build up among worm populations without…

By Jonathan

July 4, 2017

Recorded rams wanted for R&D projects

Performance recorded Texel rams are required for use as service sires in the Society’s genomic research projects which are investigating hard to measure health and meat quality traits.

By Jonathan

June 27, 2017

Texel success at South West Sheep

The Texel Society enjoyed a highky successful day at South West Sheep, Tiverton, Devon, with the Society stand busy throughout the day and a huge entry in the Society’s competition to win a Shearwell Data…

By Jonathan

June 22, 2017

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