Programme Timetable

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.
Event open to public
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.
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
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).
Sale of Pair of Ewe Hoggs by United Auctions
4:30pm Approximately
Sheep Shearing - NSA Scotsheep Supershear
Followed by presentation of prizes.
Event closes to public