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Wiz Kid daughter leads Royal Welsh

This year’s Royal Welsh Show, Builth Wells, saw a shearling ewe by Eden Valley Wiz Kid awarded the championship following the disqualification of an entry which had previously been awarded the championship. The decision meant…

By Jonathan

July 27, 2017

Lambs lead at Great Yorkshire

This year’s Great Yorkshire Show, Harrogate, saw lambs taking the top honours under judge Gordon Gray, Ettrick, with David McKerrow and family taking the male and supreme championship with their winner from the open ram…

By Jonathan

July 11, 2017

Females flourish at Royal Highland

It was a clean sweep for females in the championship at the Royal Highland Show this year, with judge Iolo Prys Jones praising the exceptional quality and strength in depth in the female classes in…

By Jonathan

June 23, 2017

Youth to the fore at Royal Bath and West Show

Youth was the watchword at the Southern England Texel feature show at the Royal Bath and West Show, Shepton Mallet, with young judge David Bradley-Farmer taking on the task of picking the winners and lambs…

By Jonathan

June 4, 2017

Interbreed success at Balmoral for Texel breeders

Texel breeders enjoyed success in the interbreed competitions on the final day of at last week's Balmoral Show, with the breed champion Jack Gault's aged ewe, taking the reserve overall interbreed championship under judge Brian Davies,…

By Jonathan

May 17, 2017

Ubercool daughter leads warm Balmoral

The first of the main summer shows saw a strong turnout of Texels at the Royal Ulster Show, with an aged ewe by Duncryne Uber Cool taking top honours in the early summer sunshine. Leading…

By Jonathan

May 10, 2017

Texels lead at Royal Northern Spring Show

Texel crosses dominated the prizes at yesterday’s Royal Northern Spring Show, Thainstone, taking the championships in both the prime and breeding sheep sections. Championship honours in the prime sheep fell to a pair of Texel…

By Jonathan

March 2, 2017

Welsh Winter Fair success for Texels

Texels continued their successful run at this year’s major winter fairs, picking up both the championship and reserve overall championship at the Welsh Winter Fair, Builth Wells, as well as the reserve pairs carcass championship.…

By Jonathan

December 5, 2016

Texels do the double at LiveScot

Texel cross lambs were dominant in the sheep rings at Livescot, with both the championship and reserve championship titles going to Texel sired entries. Leading the way were the leaders from the heavyweight butchers’ lambs…

By Jonathan

November 28, 2016

Texels take tickets at English Winter Fair

Texels fared well at this year’s English Winter Fair, Stafford, taking the reserve overall championship in the live lamb section and also the reserve carcass championship. Lifting the reserve overall championship was Kate Gunn with…

By Jonathan

November 23, 2016

Procters lead the Royal Welsh Show line up

  ROYAL WELSH SHOW 2016  Leading the championship line up at today’s Royal Welsh Show, Builth Wells, was the winner of the aged ewe class and the female championship, Procters Farm’s PFD1302614. This daughter of…

By Jonathan

July 18, 2016

Clarks take Great Yorkshire championship

This year’s Great Yorkshire Show saw a bumper turnout of Texels for judge Nigel Hamill, with the female classes and notably the gimmer class being among the strongest ever seen at the event.   Fittingly…

By Jonathan

July 12, 2016

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