British Lamb Week
NSA is proud to support British Lamb Week, 1st-7th September. The campaign has been gathering increasing support over recent weeks. Whilst social media has played a key role, many local producers and businesses have come together to collectively promote British Lamb. For further details click here.
British Sheep Breeds book giveaway
Susannah Parkin, a member of the NSA South East Region Committee and a contributor to several NSA projects, is the author of a newly published book – and NSA has six copies to give away.
The British Sheep Breeds book explains the main differences between various breeds and the qualities of their appearance, temperament,meat and wool, and also outlines the history of sheep farming and the way the industry works. Illustrated with beautiful colour photographs throughout, it really is a lovely book and one that NSA members are sure to jump at the chance of winning. For further details click here.
Win a Shearwell EID stick reader kit
NSA is excited that its current membership recruitment prize giveaway has 12 EID stick reader kits up for grabs through 2015, courtesy of Shearwell Data. The kits contain everything you need to make the most of EID recording, including a stick reader, a mobile printer and a handy carry case, plus Shearwell’s StockMove Express management app.
New NSA members will automatically be entered into the prize draw, and
existing members’ names will go in the hat every time someone they recommend joins NSA, with no limit to
the number of entries they can earn. There will be a winner every month, and all unsuccessful entries will automatically be entered in the next draw each time. That means the sooner you enter, the more chances you have to win! Click here to find out more.
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British Sheep & Wool book
The NSA sells the British Sheep & Wool book, a gorgeous 180-page glossy book detailing all the sheep breeds farmed in the UK, including native and continental breeds.
This concise reference guide, published by the British Wool Marketing Board, makes a lovely gift so snatch up a copy today for £10 (+ £2.50 P&P). Simply call NSA Head Office on 01684 892661 and make a credit card payment, post a cheque to NSA, The Sheep Centre, Malvern, WR13 6PH, or email email@example.com to arrange a BACS payment.