Sheep books for sale
British Sheep Breeds - This slimline guide (pictured) explains the main differences between various breeds and the qualities of their appearance, temperament, meat and wool. It also outlines the history of sheep farming and the way the industry works, with the aid of beautiful colour photographs throughout. Susannah Parkin, a member of the NSA South East Region Committee and a contributor to several NSA projects, is the author. Copies are available from NSA for £7.99 (+ £1.50 P&P).
British Sheep & Wool - A gorgeous 180-page glossy book detailing all the sheep breeds farmed in the UK. Published by the British Wool Marketing Board, this reference guide makes a lovely gift at £10 (+ £2.50 P&P).
To purchase either of these books, call NSA Head Office on 01684 892661
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