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23rd February 2024 NSA North Sheep Event Organiser hands over the reins Having led organisation of the National Sheep Association’s (NSA) popular North Sheep event since 2016, well known industry face, Heather Stoney Grayshon has stepped down from the role following delivery of several successful industry events. In combination with her previous job as NSA Northern Region Manager Heather brought together the very best of the sheep industry to organise NSA North Sheep in 2017, 2019 and finally in 2023 with a welcome return for the biennial show following two postponements due to the covid pandemic. Read More
8th February 2024 Opportunity for NSA North Sheep Event Assistant NSA Northern Region is looking for a self-employed contractor to offer support services for NSA North Sheep 2025. The contract will begin in spring 2024 and last until the end of June 2025, to deliver the services detailed below for a set fee. This is an exciting opportunity for someone passionate about the sheep industry and agricultural events to provide valuable services to NSA Northern Region. Read More
10th August 2023 NSA events successfully celebrate the best of UK sheep farming The National Sheep Association (NSA) is celebrating a successful summer of events across England, Wales and Northern Ireland that have welcomed sheep farmers for enjoyable and informative days out and celebrated all that is great about the UK sheep sector. Read More
26th April 2023 Terms and conditions for golden ticket giveaways The following terms and conditions apply to any ticket won as part of a promotional ticket giveaway for either NSA Sheep South West, NSA Welsh Sheep, NSA North Sheep or NSA Sheep Northern Ireland via NSA social accounts. The ticket giveaway is open to anyone in the UK who completes the following actions on the NSA Facebook page between 9am on Wednesday 26th April and 5pm on Monday 1st May: Follows / Likes the @natsheep Facebook page Likes the post promoting the ticket giveaway Comments which NSA event they would like to attend and tags who they would attend with NSA employees and NSA trustees are not eligible to take part. Read More
25th April 2023 NSA events offer the perfect day out for sheep farmers this spring Four action packed National Sheep Association (NSA) events will be taking place in the coming weeks and months providing a great opportunity for sheep farmers the length and breadth of the country to attend an enjoyable and interesting day out. NSA events are unique in providing visitors with the chance to view the latest innovations in the sector, hear from leading experts and influential figures in thought provoking seminars and workshops, and browse numerous sheep specific trade stands. Read More
6th October 2022 Trade Applications Open for Key 2023 Sheep Event NSA North Sheep has announced trade stand applications are now open for the 2023 event to be held in Northumberland. Trade stand applications are now open for the north of England’s well-renowned sheep event, NSA North Sheep. The event, organised by the National Sheep Association, will see in the region of 7,000 people pass through the gates of the 2023 host farm, Bradford House Farm in Northumberland, with kind permission of the Woodman family, on Wednesday 7th June 2023. Read More
5th April 2022 New competition offers young UK sheep farmers access to free expert advice Three lucky young sheep farmers will receive valuable mentoring from industry experts for free this summer, thanks to a competition launched today by the National Sheep Association (NSA) Next Generation programme and the Register of Sheep advisers (RoSA). Read More
25th May 2017 Looking Forward to North Sheep 2017 Former hill farmer Eddie Eastham now finishes around 1,200 bought-in sheep annually, alongside 200 gimmer shearlings at Longburgh Fauld. Eddie took up the mantle of Chairmanship of the NSA Northern Region in February. A committee member for over 20 years and Treasurer for ten, here he looks forward to this year’s NSA North Sheep, being held at West Shields Farm, Tow Law, in County Durham, on Wednesday 7th June. Read More