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Mary Johnstone – Boghouse Texels

Mary was wife of the late Ian Johnstone, founding member and first chairman of the British Texel Sheep Society. She was a very humble and quiet person who liked to work in the background but Ian always insisted Mary’s work and support was hugely important to everything he did which of course included the first importations […]

Texels provide potential for post-Brexit profitability

With every lamb conceived this autumn likely to be sold after the UK officially leaves the EU on March 19 2019, sheep farmers are being reminded of the added value opportunity that exists from using pedigree Texel rams across their flocks. Across a four year working lifetime a pedigree Texel ram can add more than […]

Procters take Great Yorkshire Show championship

It was ladies day at the Great Yorkshire Show, with Procters Farm, under the stewardship of Jeff and Jennifer Aiken, taking the female and overall championship with their aged ewe, while following through in reserve was the Clark family with their ewe lamb. Judge Charlie Boden worked through his classes in short time, finding his […]

Wilf Wood – Stacey Flock

Former chairman of the Northern Area Texel club, Wilf Wood of the Stacey flock has passed away aged 91. Wilf’s funeral will take place at St. Nicholas Church, High Bradfield, on Wednesday 11th July at 11a.m. The Society extends its condolences to Wilf’s family and all who knew him.

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Sales

Texel sales around the country

Society, Club and Private sales catalogued and reported by the Society.

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The Texel Breed

The Texel Breed

A breed that delivers

The breed that produces the ideal carcase lamb for today’s markets.

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Breed Development

Breed Development

PRT, Genetics, R&D

We are actively involved at the forefront of a wide range of breed development activities.

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Shows

Shows

Show reports & information

Agricultural shows holding pedigree Texel classes. Reports & show information.

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