Programme Timetable

8:30am
Judging of Best Sheep Breed Society Stand and Best Indoor and Outdoor Trade Stands
9.00am - 5.00pm
Provisional Timetable - Details will be posted as and when various activities are put in place.
9:00am
Event open to public
9:00am
Show of Pair of Ewe Hoggs in pens
9:00am - 1:00pm
NSA Scotsheep 2018 – Next Generation Shepherd of the Year Competition
9:00am - 3:00pm
Open Stockjudging Competition
Prizes sponsored by Galloway & Macleod
9:00am - 3:00pm
Farm Tour
9:00am - 3:00pm
Sheepdog Trial
Prizes sponsored by McCaskie Farm Supplies
9:00am - 5:00pm
Sheep Breed, Commercial, Educational & Craft fair stands open to the public
9:00am - 5:00pm
Demonstrations -Crook making, sheep dressing, wool spinning, weaving, felt making, stone carving and butchery demonstrations (Demonstration Area).
9:00am - 5:00pm
Wox Agri Guttler Greenmaster grassland management system for all year round grassland overseeding and rejuvenating demonstration.
10:00am
Official Opening and Presentation of NSA Silver Salver
Introduction by George Allan, NSA Scotsheep 2018 Chairman Official Opening by John Scott MSP & Presentation of NSA Scotland Silver Salver, followed by Presentation of best stand competition awards.
10:00am - 12:00 Noon
Sheep Shearing demonstration for school children
10:00am
Tempari HD3 Sheep Handling Demonstration
Shearwell Data Stand No 137 (This demonstration will be repeated at 12 Noon, 2.00 pm and 4.00 pm).
10:30am - 11:00am
Workshop - “Stamping out Lameness”.
10:45am - 11:45am
Seminar- What impact could Brexit have on Lamb trade and Marketing.
12:00 noon - 12:10pm
Workshop - “British Wool Introduces New Entrant Scheme”
12:00 Noon - 1.00pm
Sheep Shearing - Next Generation Shepherd of Year
12:15pm - 12:55pm
NSA Next Generation Panel
1:00pm - Onwards
Sheep Shearing - District Sheep Shearing Challenge
Followed by Scotland vs Ireland Test Match 
2:00pm - 2:30pm
Workshop - “Stamping out Lameness”
2:15pm - 3:15pm
Seminar- What impact could Brexit have on Future Support.
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Presentation Of Prizes
For Stockjudging, Sheep Dog Trial and Next Generation Shepherd of The Year competitions (Opening Ceremony Platform).
4:00pm
Sale of Pair of Ewe Hoggs by United Auctions
4:30pm Approximately
Sheep Shearing - NSA Scotsheep Supershear
Followed by presentation of prizes.
5:00pm
Event closes to public