Last time I wrote looking towards the coming show season, and now already with the main shows over we look to the coming sales with optimism. Lambs have been a good price and cast ewes exceptional – this should augur well for the breeding stock. Now as breeders we need to keep up the momentum...Read More
Hello everyone What a year it has been, with the weather dominating everything we have had it all frost rain snow and now drought! Locally a small stream running through a village is dry and the hills with thin soils on limestone started to look green are now turning brown with the lack of rain....Read More
The AGM weekend started with a visit to Mr John Smithson, Kirby Stephen, Cumbria on Saturday 3rd October in the afternoon to view the East of Eden Flock at home. This was a thoroughly enjoyable and sociable afternoon with the weather being dry. Thanks were extended to John for starting the AGM weekend with some...Read More
The British Rouge is an exceptional breed, having taken Championship titles at the Royal Show, Royal Highland, Royal Welsh and Balmoral.
The Rouge Sheep Society was formed in 1986 with a view to maintaining the breeds purity and promoting its improvement.