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NSA Lambing List 2017/18 open for business!

NSA’s Lambing List for 2017/8 is now open for business, with the intention of matchmaking farmers who need assistance at lambing time with agricultural and veterinary students required to undertake a lambing placement as part of their studies.

NSA members wanting to advertise on the list should go to Once a good number of farmers have placed their adverts, students will be invited to start applying via the work experience areas at

Sheep farmers interested in using the list who are not yet NSA members can find membership application information at or from NSA HQ on 01684 892661. 

British Sheep Breeds book giveaway

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

Enter now to win a pair of Dunlop Wellies!

Win Dunlop Wellies with NSA!

No farmer can afford to ditch the wellies for too long and if you need a new pair perhaps NSA can help!

This summer and Autumn NSA are delighted to team up with Dunlop to give away four pairs of wellies (pictured left) at each of the NSA events.

Our lucky winners from this summers events have now all been drawn but don't worry if you haven't been lucky so far there is still the chance to enter online. Entries close for the online draw on Wednesday 29th November 2017.

NSA Christmas Gift Membership Prize Draw!

Are you stuck for Christmas gift ideas for friends and family this year? Why not join them up as a NSA member; The perfect gift for those involved or interested in the sheep industry.

This year all new memberships purchased as gifts between 15th November and 15th December will be entered into our prize draw to win a delicious lamb box kindly provided by NSA Next Generation Ambassador Richard Taylor of Lanhill Lamb.

Your Christmas gift will help NSA's work to provide a voice for the sheep sector and gives access to a wide range of benefits throughout the year - It's the gift that keeps on giving! Find out more at

Merry Christmas!

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If you are not an NSA member and would like to request a membership pack please provide your contact details here. If you are already a member you can log in to the members only area above.

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