NSA Lambing List 2015/16 is now live
NSA’s Lambing List for 2015/16 is now open for business, with the intention of matchmaking farmers who need assistance at lambing time with agricultural and veterinary students required to undertake a lambing placement as part of their educational studies.
NSA members who would like to be added to the list so students can make contact about a lambing placement should click here. If you are a student looking for lambing work experience, click here to view the list.
If you are not currently an NSA member but would like to be added to the Lambing List, you can print off a membership application form here or phone the NSA Head Office on 01684 892661. Adverts can be removed from the list at any time by contacting the same number.
Win a Shearwell EID stick reader kit
NSA is excited that its current membership recruitment prize giveaway has 12 EID stick reader kits up for grabs through 2015, courtesy of Shearwell Data. The kits contain everything you need to make the most of EID recording, including a stick reader, a mobile printer and a handy carry case, plus Shearwell’s StockMove Express management app.
New NSA members will automatically be entered into the prize draw, and
existing members’ names will go in the hat every time someone they recommend joins NSA, with no limit to
the number of entries they can earn. There will be a winner every month, and all unsuccessful entries will automatically be entered in the next draw each time. That means the sooner you enter, the more chances you have to win! Click here to find out more.
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If you are a member, make sure we have your email address so you can recieve the popular NSA Weekly Email Update. If we don't already have your email address, send it along with your name and membership number (or postcode) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NSA has two exciting and informative books for sale:
British Sheep Breeds- Explains the main differences between various breeds and the qualities of their appearance, temperament, meat and wool, and also outlines the history of sheep farming and the way the industry works. Illustrated with beautiful colour photographs throughout.Susannah Parkin, a member of the NSA South East Region Committee and a contributor to several NSA projects, is the author of this newly published book. Copies are available for only £7.99 (+ £1.50 P&P).
Brtish Sheep & Wool- A gorgeous 180-page glossy book detailing all the sheep
breeds farmed in the UK, including native and continental breeds. This concise reference guide, published by the British Wool Marketing Board, makes a lovely gift so snatch up a copy today for £10 (+ £2.50 P&P).
Simply call NSA Head Office on 01684 892661 and make a credit card payment, post a cheque to NSA, The Sheep Centre, Malvern, WR13 6PH, or email email@example.com to arrange a BACS payment.