Timetable of Events

9.00am   Gate open to the public

  •  Farm Dog Trial begins (8.30am-12.00pm then 1.00pm-4.00pm approx.)
  • Judging of best sheep breed society, indoor and outdoor trade stands begins
  • Demonstrations begin

10.00am Texel progeny classes begin, and prime lamb competition to be judged in pens.

10.30am - 11.15am      Seminar 1: Sheep systems fit for post-Brexit England

10.45am - 11.30am      Discussion workshop 1: Benefits of utilising sheep within the arable rotation

11.30am - 12.15pm      Seminar 2: Practical steps for managing lameness

11.45am - 12.30pm      Discussion workshop 2: Homeopathy at wellie level

12.30pm - Sheepdog demonstration: Trainer, handler and trialist David Rees will demonstrate his dogs and explain how to get the most

               out of your training.

1.15pm - 2.00pm      Discussion workshop 3: Stamp out lameness

1.30pm - 2.15pm     Seminar 3: Promoting positive landlord and tenant relationships in the post-Brexit era

2.15pm - 3.00pm      Discussion workshop 4: Recent progress in addressing sheep worrying

2.30pm -3.15 pm      Seminar 4: Optimising lamb sales at the farm gate

3.15pm - 4.00pm      Discussion workshop 5 : Homeopathy at wellie level

4.00pm Gift of the gavel competition

4.30pm Prize giving for Farm Dog Trial

5.00pm Event closes