Later that day a North Wales society was formed, and on November 24, 1955, an all-Wales meeting in Builth Wells saw the creation of the Welsh Half-Bred
Sheep Breeders'Association (WHSBA).
My remarks in the article were nostalgic and positive about the role of the half-bred
THE DOMINATOR CUP A TERM RACE FOR TWO-YEAR-OLD THOROUGHBRED AND HALF-BRED
COLTS AND FILLIES 1,000M:
The book's latest entries involve half-bred
Klute, whom owner Lesley Bruce reckoned to be the fastest horse in the world.
Just over half the flock is put to Bluefaced Leicester tups, although this year 700 ewes were run with New Zealand Romney tups to produce half-bred
I see my visit as working alongside the merchants who are trading into Japan, to inform our licensee manufacturers there about the whole range of British Wool types available, including cross and half-bred
wools as well as pure breeds.
Remi said: "The stand was very busy with numerous enquiries including 100 Scotch half-bred
ewes and 500 Poll Dorset ewes with 10 rams together with many smaller orders.
DESPITE the problems in the agriculture industry there was a good turn out for the Welsh Half-Bred
Sheep Breeders' Association video auction at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells.
Orders flooded in, as north country breeders were keen to emulate the success of the Welsh Half-Bred
by buying in their own Welsh Mountain sires.
1976 Lucent, a daughter of the July Cup winner Lucasland, whose exploits elevated her family from the obscurity of the half-bred
status into being admitted into the General Stud Book, makes a winning debut for John Baillie, Ryan Price and Brian Taylor when she pips oddson Tanaka in the juvenile fillies' race at Goodwood.
Pyke Cup for the Best Sheep in the Show - Half-bred
Gimmer shown by John Guiry, Glanton Town Farm.
FOLLOWING on the success of the video livestock auction in St Asaph, the South Wales region of the Welsh Half-Bred
Sheep Breeders' Association will tomorrow hold a sale at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells.