• WIN a 12ft Nugent Livestock trailer worth over £9,500

    Click below to enter NSA's 2024 prize draw and potentially walk away with the fantastic prize of a Nugent Livestock trailer.

    The prize draw is open to any UK resident aged 16 or over, who is involved in the sheep industry.

  • NSA warns sheep farmers to remain vigilant amid ongoing bluetongue outbreak
  • NSA Lambing List is open

    Students can browse placements and NSA members can input details of lambing placements they are able to offer for the coming 2023/2024 lambing season.

    Browse or submit placements below.

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  • Support the industry with an NSA 100% certified British wool tie

    100% certified British Wool ties are available for NSA members and other supporters of the UK sheep industry to purchase.

    The attractive navy Harris Tweed ties are handwoven in the Outer Hebrides and are priced at £35.

Thursday 29th February 2024
NSA joins forces with rural crime teams for sheep worrying by dogs awareness day
Demonstrating a united force in highlighting the serious issue of sheep worrying by dogs, the National Sheep Association (NSA) joined together with Police Rural Crime teams this week to meet with dog owners raising awareness of the problem. The day was coordinated by the Sussex Police Rural Crime team at the popular dog walking location of Ashdown Forest, East Sussex. Just 30...
Wednesday 28th February 2024
NSA urges Welsh Government rethink amidst Sustainable Farming Scheme turmoil
The National Sheep Association (NSA) is growing increasingly concerned about the rising tensions between Ministers and industry with regards future farming policy in Wales. Although Welsh Government is still in a process of consultation on its future farming support schemes NSA shares the wider industry opinion that it is simply not listening, causing serious tension that ris...
Wednesday 28th February 2024
Opportunity for NSA Regional Manager
The nine regions of the National Sheep Association (NSA) are integral to the organisation’s success, feeding the views and needs of grassroots farmers into all areas of work and providing forums and events for NSA members to share experiences, air opinions and gain information. NSA Eastern Region is now looking for a new manager to organise and coordinate its presence in Bedf...
Tuesday 27th February 2024
NSA Sheep Worrying by Dogs Awareness Week to highlight industry work on serious issue
The National Sheep Association (NSA) will intensify its work to highlight the devastating issue of sheep worrying by dogs during its week long awareness campaign next month. The annual campaign is timed to coincide with a period that often sees a spike in attacks on sheep, as day length increases and dog walkers begin to spend more recreational time walking through fields, po...
Friday 23rd February 2024
NSA North Sheep Event Organiser hands over the reins
Having led organisation of the National Sheep Association’s (NSA) popular North Sheep event since 2016, well known industry face, Heather Stoney Grayshon has stepped down from the role following delivery of several successful industry events. In combination with her previous job as NSA Northern Region Manager Heather brought together the very best of the sheep industry to org...
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