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Christmas Shopping 2021

Wednesday 2nd December 2020
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Christmas Shopping 2021 New in for 2021 Beltex Calendar, available to pre-order for collection at the In-Lamb sales email the office on beltex.sheep@btconnect.com     Other items available on the Merchandise page Beltex Travel Mug and Cufflinks new for 2020

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MV Scheme Covid Extension

Wednesday 25th November 2020
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A statement from SRUC regarding Maedi Visna testing reads as follows: “As we outlined in previous correspondence, the current situation is that members who are overdue a routine MV test will have their status lapse at the end of December

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Beltex breeders donate to charity

Monday 9th November 2020
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Between the Beltex Sheep Society and its members, £1700 has been donated to charities supporting the rural community.

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Livestock auction markets to continue trading following new guidelines

Wednesday 4th November 2020
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Following the announcement from the Prime Minister of another full lockdown for England, starting on Thursday 5 November, the Livestock Auctioneers’ Association (LAA) has confirmed that its member markets will remain open, and has set out updated guidance.

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Office Closed

Friday 16th October 2020
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Please Note: the Society Office will be closed from 4.00pm Friday 16th October and open again on Monday 26th October. We are taking a well-earned break, emails may be monitored intermittently throughout this period.

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Information for Carlisle Premier vendors & purchasers

Monday 10th August 2020
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As the Government Guidelines will reduce the volume of buyers being able to attend the sale, below are points Harrison & Hetherington ask for your co-operation in order for the running of Live Sales. This information is correct at the

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Beltex Online Show Season

Monday 1st June 2020
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Many of our breeders may not only be missing out on the social aspect of show season but also the pre-show preparations so the Beltex Sheep Society will be hosting a number of online shows to allow members to show

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Covid-19 downloads

Wednesday 22nd April 2020
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The National Sheep Association has issued some documents for those transporting sheep during lockdown and to remind the public to act responsibly while passing through farmland. Both are available below should you wish to download (click on the document).   

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Update on MV testing

Wednesday 8th April 2020
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Following the announcement of a suspension of a flock’s MV status due to no routine blood testing being undertaken by vets, SRUC has announced an extension to the schedule which comes as a welcome relief for pedigree breeders operating under

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Unprecedented times with Covid-19

Tuesday 31st March 2020
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While day-to-day farming continues for many across the country, there is no doubt these are unprecedented times for us all as we tackle the coronavirus pandemic and its knock-on effects will be felt for some time.

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