Challenge Sheep discussion group: Middlesbrough

Past Event - booking closed

30 July 2019

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Searchlight Farm, Nunthorpe, Middlesbrough,


Challenge Sheep discussion group: Middlesbrough

By kind permission of Ian Wilson and family

Facilitator: Dawn Bowness
Guest speaker: Emma Steele, Signet Breeding Specialist, AHDB

The event, run by Dawn Bowness with talks from Emma Steele, will focus on EBVs and buying recorded rams. It will also feature a review of the first year results from the Wilson’s farm.

The Challenge Sheep project is tracking 9,000 replacements from a range of English sheep farms over seven years to understand how flock performance can be improved. The project aims to generate new knowledge and highlight existing information on managing ewe replacements.

To attend the meeting you will need to book. To confirm your place, please email