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Great Start to the Show Season for the Black Welsh Mountains.
First big show of the season was a great one for the Black Welsh Mountains. The breed champion from Gwawr Hughes' Eryri flock, wowed in the Interbreed, finally standing reserve to a Kerry Hill. This homebred shearling ewe was sired by Fridd Winner and out of a Wenallt ewe. A great start! Well supported classes, ably judged by Dyfed Rowlands.  (Hope to post full results once available). Many tha...
23rd May 2019
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Payment Schemes
The time of year for submitting Single Payment forms is rapidly approaching. Any breeders who need evidence from the BWMSBA that you are Black Welsh Mountain breeders for your Glastir  or other payment scheme applications, please get in touch with the office sooner rather than later to make sure you don't miss the deadlines. [email protected]   ...
25th April 2019
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Advertise your Stock
There are quite  a few enquiries coming into the BWMSBA office at this time of year from potential new breeders, looking to source pedigree quality Black Welsh Mountain Sheep. As a service to members, BWMSBA offers the chance to advertise stock stock that you might want to sell for a small charge of £10 for a calendar month.  If you are interested, please send the relevant text and one, good ph...
18th April 2019
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Photos Needed
Calling all the photographers out there who've taken photos of Black Welsh Mountain SHeep over the last twelve months or so. I'm looking for photos for the forthcoming volume of the flock book - specifically sheep pictures, rather than people photos. Prize winners (please provide details of the show and the breeding of the sheep if at all possible), but also just nice pictures of sheep out at g...
11th February 2019
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NSA Wales AGM 2019
National Sheep Association Wales will be holding its Annual General Meeting at Hafod yr Hendre on the Royal Welsh Showground on Wednesday 20th February. If any of you wish to attend, please contact Helen Roberts ([email protected]). Lunch will be provided only if you book in advance.  ...
7th February 2019
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Steffan Trophy.
Steffan Trophy - Nominations Needed The Steffan Trophy is new award for ambassadors of the Black Welsh Mountain Breed between the ages of 16 and 26. If you know of a young person, worthy of recognition for their work with Black Welsh Mountains, please send a short submission to the Secretary, explaining why you feel their contributions should be recognised, by the 31 January 2019 Pictured is th...
20th December 2018
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