STOCK FOR SALE
July 23, 2020
The catalogue for the Worcester sale on Saturday 8th August is now available.
There is an entry of 24 rams and 10 females, giving new and existing breeders an excellent choice of Oxford Down breeding stock.
May 23, 2020
Vicky Jones wrote this excellent article in Shepherd Publishing's Sheep Breeder magazine about her Billesdons Oxford Down flock and her use of Oxford rams as a terminal sire on her commercial flock of Texel x Mule ewes. More information about Shepherd Publishing's li...
April 13, 2020
in these unprecedented times it is important to keep our mind sound. With all the shows being cancelled please join us in doing what you do best and sign up for the online show - follow the link
March 3, 2020
November 20, 2019
Oxfordshire breeder Harry Bishop (Astlebury Flock No 925) and Emily South had a great result for the Oxford Down breed yesterday at the South of England Winter Fair.
Their Oxford x Beltex carcass won the champion carcass in the native class, with a 49kg live lamb, kil...
September 9, 2019
The catalogue for the Melton Mowbray Show & Sale on Saturday, 14th September is available here Melton Catalogue. There is an entry of 37 head comprising:
14 shearling ewes (1 MV acc, 13 non acc)
4 ewe lambs (MV acc)
1 two-shear ram (MV acc)
16 shearling rams (5 MV acc, 11...
June 17, 2019
Entries are now open for the Oxford Down Show & Sale to be held at Melton Mowbray market on Saturday 14th September.
Entries can be submitted online at home.grassroots.co.uk
(Click on ‘For Farmers’ then 'Melton Show and Sale’ and then ‘Melton Entries’)
August 20, 2018
TRADE FOR Oxford Downs peaked at 420gns at the breed’s annual show and sale at Worcester market.
Leading the sale was the male champion from the pre-sale show, a shearling ram from James Brown’s Monkstone flock at Redberth, Tenby, Pembrokeshire which went to Northumber...
July 30, 2018
What an amazing turnout of Oxfords at this year's show
Congratulations go to Lesley Parry for winning Breed Champion with her Ewe lamb and to The Brown Family for their fantastic win of Interbreed Ram lamb!
President Martin Johnson was judge at this years show and here's...
July 18, 2018
The Oxford Down Sheep Breeders Association had a stand at the NSA Sheep event in Malvern.
2 Pens of Oxford Sired lambs were kindly provided by Mr and Mrs Sturgess, Leicestershire to show any potential tup customers what an Oxford can produce commercially.
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