Beltex Sheep Society

Beltex Sheep Society

Beltex Events - October   2015

Borderway Agri - Expo (30 October).

Date:  30th October .   Name of Show:  Borderway Agri-Expo.   Where:  Carlisle, Cumbria.

Overall championship was awarded to James & Gillian Whteford, Tercrosset, Brampton, with a pair of Beltex-x lambs sired by the farms stock tup Airyolland Nailer purchased from the Carlisle premier sale for 10,000gns. Judge Richard Henderson said they were a very matching pair and suitable for both the home trade and export markets.

April & Holly Skelton, Dalton, claimed the Reserve continental and Reserve overall title with their home-bred 96k Beltex-x ewe lambs which were the winners of the Young Farmers class these lambs were by a homebred sire. John Hall & family also won the single lamb championship with a 47kg homebred Beltex.