Swaledale Sheep Breeders Association

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Livestock Rustling Survey

Harper Adams student Mathew Blacklidge is doing his final year dissertation looking at livestock rustling, particularly sheep thefts in the UK. 
To this end he has complied a fairly simple and short questionnaire which he needs to distribute as fully as possible to get a high enough response to make his results meaningful.
The questionnaire can be accessed at the following address.
https://harper-adams.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/rural-crime-sheep-…

Show and Sale of Swaledale female sheep (ewes, shearlings and gimmer hoggs) at Kirkby Stephen - report

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Show and Sale of Swaledale female sheep (ewes, shearlings and gimmer hoggs) at Hawes - report

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Kirkby Stephen In Lamb Sale Entry Form

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Results of the Swaledale class held at the Agri-expo at Carlisle mart on Friday 30th October.

8 exhibits
 
1  H Huddleston & Sons
2  J Thirwall
3  K Porteous,  1 Bolton Grange Cott., Richmond
4  Messrs Graham,  Wydoncleughside, Greenhead
5  K & SM Johnson

A, B, C and D District Ram Sale Reports

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B District>

C District Aged & Lambs>

C District Shearlings>

D District>

Champion Ram on Wednesday at B District from BR Lawson & Son, Buddle House B Champion Wed

Champion Ram on Thursday at B District from MR Ewbank, MiddlesmoorB Champion Thursday

Champion Ram on Thursday C District from M & C Rukin, West StonesdaleC Champion shearling Thurs

Champion Ram on Friday C District from R Hargreaves & Son, Meadow BankC Champion Shearling Fri

 

Champion Aged Ram C District from G A Slack. StoneriggsC champion aged

Champion Ram Lamb C District from K G Sowerby, High CroftC champion lamb

Champion Aged Ram B District from JR & A Blades, HawesB champion aged

Champion Ram Lamb B District from JR & J Gorst & Son, Quernmore

Champion Shearling D District from S&K Emmott, Whiteleeschampion shearling

Champion Aged Ram D District from JRD Short, Ouston Farmchampion aged ram

 

Champion Shearling A District from CR Rainechampion shearling ram

Champion Ram Lamb A District from S Tully, Burncroft Farmchampion ram lamb

Photo Gallery Problems.

We are aware that the photo gallery has a few problems and we will try to repair ASAP.

C District Catalogue

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B District Aged and Ram Lambs Report and Catalogue

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Lazonby Swaledale Ewes and Rams

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Champion Swaledales, ewes from J Nattrass

champion swaledale ewes

Hawes Swaledale Gimmer Lambs

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Champion Lambs from JR Rukin

champion swaledale gimmer lambs

Champion Shearlings from G Calvert

champion swaledale shearlings

A District Ram Sale Catalogue

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Hawes Ewe Sale

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Kirkby Stephen Swaledale Gimmers

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Champion lambs from JR Addison

champion swaledale gimmers

Marks & Spencer Lamb scheme

THE 2016 SWALEDALE M&S LAMB SCHEME

Will commence on week one - First week in January 2016 and end in week 18 or 19 in April

500 lambs per week required. For details please contact the SSBA secretary.

Sale Reports and D SSBA Ram sale catalogue

Kirkby Stephen Ewes

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Champion Ewes from Messers R Hutchinson & Sons, Valley Farm

champion ewes

St Johns Ewes

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D District Ram Sale Catalogue

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Sale Reports

Middleton Swaledale Gimmers

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Champion Lambs from J White

swaledale gimmers

Middleton Swaledale Ewes and other breeding sheep

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Middleton Uncrossed Swaledale Ewes

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Champion Ewes from C R Raine

champion swaledale ewes

Show Reports

Nidderdale

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Champion: M Ewbank

Eggleston

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Champion R Waltons gimmer Shearling

Langdon Beck

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Champion J Richardson's gimmer shearling

 

Mule Gimmer Lamb Sale Reports

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Summer Show Updates

Photographs of show winners

Champion at Weardale ShowWeardale Show Champion - JR Dalton

champion at Reeth show Muker Show Champion- JW Porter & Sons and T Robinson & Sons

Champion at moorcock showMoorcock Show Champion - IS Bell

Click the name of the show for results and see the table to the right for champions.

Hodder Valley

Horton

Bowes

Moorcock

Wolsingham

Muker

Weardale

Wensleydale

Ravenstonedale

Hornby

Brough

Lunesdale

Okehampton

Gilsland

Cleveland

Antrim Show

Champion - Mrs Loughridge's Aged Ram

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Photo Gallery Updates

Photographs from Ryedale show and the Yorkshire show, go to the gallery now>

D District

D District sale dates and committee details are update, see the Sales Page and SSBA Page.

Yorkshire, Buckden Gala and Highland Show Results

Yorkshire
Champion (and overall Hill Breed Champion) TW Hutchinson's gimmer shearling
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Photo of the Yorkshire Champion

champion at yorkshire show

Buckden Gala
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Royal Highland
Champion Messrs Brogden's shearling ewe
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Photo of Champion at the Highland

rhs champion swaledale sheep

 

Northumberland Show Results

Champion J R Dalton - Tup hogg
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Photo of the Champion

jr dalton's champion

 

Special Sale Reports 2015

A District Rams

B District Aged & Ram Lambs

B District Shearlings

C District Aged & Ram Lambs

C District Shearlings

D District Rams

Hawes Swaledale gimmers

Hawes Swaledale Ewes

Kirkby Stephen Swaledale Ewes

Kirkby stephen Swaledale gimmers

St Johns Swaledale Ewes

Middleton Swaledale Ewes

Middleton Swaledale gimmers

Ram Sale Catalogues 2015

C District

B District

D District

A District

Weekly Sales

Kirkby Stephen weekly prime lamb report

Hawes weekly prime lamb report

Farmers Guardian weekly prime / store sales


Show Results 2015

Bentham

Nidderdale

Eggleston

Langdon Beck

Hodder Valley

Horton

Bowes

Moorcock

Wolsingham

Muker

Weardale

Wensleydale

Ravenstonedale

Hornby

Brough

Lunesdale

Okehampton

Gilsland

Cleveland

Antrim

Great Yorkshire

Buckden

Royal Highland

Northumberland

Stainmore

Eastgate

Tan Hill

Balmoral RUAS

Otley

Mungrisdale

High Force

Show Champions 2015

Bentham WH & M Hutchinson's Ewe
Langdon Beck J Richardson's Gimmer Shearling
Eggleston
R Walton's Gimmer Shearling
Nidderdale
M Ewebank's Gimmer Shearling
Hodder Valley Arnold Lancaster 's Gimmer Shearling 
Horton
Bowes
R Hutchinson & Son's Gimmer Shearling
Moorcock
IS Bell's Ewe
Wolsingham
P Dixon's aged tup
Muker
JW Porter & Sons & T Robinson & Sons 2 shear tup
Wensleydale B Dixon and J Dixon's 2 shear tup
Weardale
JR Dalton's Gimmer Shearling
Ravenstonedale
P Capstick
Hornby
JW Gorst aged tup
Brough
S & P Brogden's Ewe
Lunesdale
GJ & L Taylor
Okehampton
P Heard's tup lamb
Gilsland
W Watson
Cleveland A Fawbert's Gimmer Shearling
Antrim
Mrs Loughridge's Aged Ram
Great Yorkshire
TW Hutchinson's gimmer shearling
Buckden Gala
Royal Highland
- Messers Brogden's shearling ewe
Stainmore
- P Walton's Ewe
Eastgate - MW Skidmore Ltd's Tup Hog
Tan Hill
- P Hallam's Gimmer Shearling
Northumberland
- JR Dalton - Tup Hog
Balmoral
-Mrs J Loughridge's aged ram
Mungrisdale - P Morris-Eyton Gimmer hog
Otley - JH Ryder & Sons - Ewe
High Force - P Walton Ewe