Sponsors of NSA Scotsheep

NSA Scotland would like to thank the following for their generous sponsorship and support of the 2024 event.

Hosts

The Hamilton Family

Major

Community Windpower Limited Community Windpower Limited Community Windpower Limited Renewable Energy is our business - Community Windpower Ltd is at the forefront of wind energy development in the UK with over 1GW built, under construction and in development. We are proven renewable energy specialists, experienced in the identification, design, development, construction and operation of onshore wind farms.  Includes - Aikengall Community Wind Farm, East Lothian: comprises 16 turbines, generating 48MW, and was commissioned in 2009. https://www.communitywindpower.co.uk Virgin Money Virgin Money Virgin Money Virgin Money, one of Scotland’s most progressive agricultural banks, has a long heritage  of providing farmers with business and finance advice and it has been providing continuous support for the Hamilton Family farming enterprises for many years.  For Virgin Money, lending to farmers and the associated wider food industry is a high priority area and the Bank is leading the way in developing innovative banking and financial planning solutions to support the challenges facing the UK agricultural Sectors. Virgin Money can provide financial insight and support to primary producers and farming businesses; whether they are looking to invest in their business, protect it from commodity price fluctuations or reduce exposure to foreign exchange risk.  To support its diverse range of agri-business customers the Bank has a dedicated UK-wide agricultural team who have local knowledge along with regional specialist understanding and experience in all the sub-sectors within the farming industry. This means farmers and agri-customers benefit from fast decision-making, providing them with the best financing advice for their enterprise.  At Scotsheep 2024, the bank’s agricultural advisory team will be able to demonstrate some of the most effective approaches to investment for a sustainable future using the Hamilton family’s host farm enterprise as a perfect example of best practice. https://secure.cbonline.co.uk/business/sector-expertise/agriculture/

Mainline

Agrimin Limited Agrimin Limited Agrimin Limited Agrimin Ltd has 40 years’ experience in developing, manufacturing and marketing sustained release mineral, trace element and vitamin bolus technologies. A world leader in this specialist field, Agrimin has gained a reputation for delivering technically advanced products, designed to suit the needs of farmers and their livestock across the globe. https://www.agrimin.co.uk British Wool British Wool British Wool British Wool represents the work done on behalf of UK sheep farmers including; Shearing Training, Grading, Auctions and Consumer Marketing. http://www.britishwool.org.uk Crystalyx Crystalyx Crystalyx Crystalyx feed blocks supplies a high energy form of supplementation to the main forage diets of sheep, beef and dairy livestock. http://www.crystalyx-global.com Dunbia Dunbia Dunbia Actively sourcing lamb & beef, Dunbia is one of Europe’s leading food companies, servicing national and international markets through 13 UK facilities. https://dunbia.com Elanco Elanco Elanco Elanco is committed to working with farmers, vets, and producers to improve their business and the health and well-being of their cattle and sheep. https://www.elanco.com/en-us/products-and-services/farm-animals Island Green Power Island Green Power Island Green Power Island Green Power is a leading developer of renewable energy projects, with a focus on utility-scale solar farms and battery storage systems. Our mission is to help the UK increase its solar energy generation, making more renewable energy possible while drastically reducing carbon emissions. http://www.islandgp.com Quality Meat Scotland Quality Meat Scotland Quality Meat Scotland QMS promotes the Scotch Beef, Scotch Lamb and Specially Selected Pork brands http://www.qmscotland.co.uk/ Scotmin Nutrition Scotmin Nutrition Scotmin Nutrition Scotmin Nutrition provide a range of mineral supplements, protein balancers, concentrates, molassed mineral buckets/tubs and forage additives to farmers and merchants nationwide. http://www.scotmin.com Shearwell Data Ltd Shearwell Data Ltd Shearwell Data Ltd Shearwell Data Ltd provides the complete system for livestock farmers – animal identification, EID readers, management software and handling systems. http://www.shearwell.co.uk/

Media

National

Blackface Sheep Breeders Association Blackface Sheep Breeders Association Blackface Sheep Breeders Association Blackface sheep are the backbone of the British sheep industry, with three distinct types that suit any farming situation.      https://www.scottish-blackface.co.uk Ceva Animal Health Ceva Animal Health Ceva Animal Health Visit our stand to hear why it is important to vaccinate your ewes against enzootic abortion, caused by Chlamydophila abortus. http://www.ceva.co.uk/ Datamars Livestock Datamars Livestock Datamars Livestock Our range of products help to manage your livestock. Tagging, EID reading, weighing, health monitoring, treatment devices, handling & fencing! https://www.datamars.co.uk Davidson Animal Feeds Davidson Animal Feeds Davidson Animal Feeds At Davidsons Animal Feeds, we have grown our business through producing quality ruminant animal feeds. https://www.davidsonsfeeds.co.uk/ Farmers Guardian Farmers Guardian Farmers Guardian Farmers Guardian is a UK-based agricultural publication providing news, analysis, and insights for farmers, covering farming issues and trends. https://www.farmersguardian.com Galbraith Galbraith Galbraith A diversified property consultancy. Galbraith has 13 offices in Scotland and northern England, providing bespoke advice and services including farm sales, land agency, residential sales and lettings, rural business management, forestry, natural capital and renewables advice, commercial property and building consultancy. https://www.galbraithgroup.com J Scott & Partners - Fearn Farm J Scott & Partners - Fearn Farm J Scott & Partners - Fearn Farm Forage fed, performance led, MV accredited commercial sheep, fit for purpose & ready to stand the test of time. https://www.fearnfarm.com Thorburn Group Limited Thorburn Group Limited Thorburn Group Limited We provide many sheep specialised services including bespoke sheep yards, steel framed buildings, Clipex sheep yards, penning and handling equipment. https://thorburngroup.co.uk Tithebarn Ltd Tithebarn Ltd Tithebarn Ltd Tithebarn Ltd supply a variety of minerals and protein supplements in bucket, block and loose mineral form. https://www.tithebarn.co.uk Watson Seeds Watson Seeds Watson Seeds We are a long-established seed specialist business dedicated to supplying our customers with the best seeds available. Our comprehensive seed range includes agricultural, agri-environmental and amenity mixtures, clovers, organic, forage, roots and game cover seeds. https://www.watsonseeds.com

Local

Ewe Hogg Show & Sale

AJB Spence & Son Ltd AJB Spence & Son Ltd AJB Spence & Son Ltd Family run Agricultural Merchants business based in Reston, supporting farmers and the wider rural community in the Borders and. East Lothian and providing a wide range of agricultural products and other consumables.  https://www.facebook.com/Ajbspence Clyde Agriculture (Seeds) Ltd Clyde Agriculture (Seeds) Ltd Clyde Agriculture (Seeds) Ltd Murray Leys grass seed mixtures. A wide range of varieties available for bespoke mixtures. Our seed house, your recipe. https://www.clydeagriculture.co.uk Greaves West & Ayre Greaves West & Ayre Greaves West & Ayre Taking Care of Farmers' Finances for Generations. Our services include -  Audit & Accountancy - Tax Compliance & Planning -  VAT - Payroll - Wealth Management - IT Services & Solutions - Business Consultancy.  For further details or to arrange a free initial meeting please get in touch. https://greaveswestayre.co.uk Harrison & Hetherington Ltd Harrison & Hetherington Ltd Harrison & Hetherington Ltd The UK’s leading livestock Auctioneers, Brokers & Valuers operating throughout Cumbria, South of Scotland, Northumberland & Durham. https://harrisonandhetherington.co.uk Savills Savills Savills Our understanding of the countryside is personal. We specialise in property, land, management, energy, and farming, backed by market-leading research. https://www.savills.co.uk/estate-agents/scotland-estate-agents.aspx SCCL SCCL SCCL Whole natural colostrum offering all the benefits of dams, including colostral fat and bioactives to support lambs and calves development. https://sccl.com/english United Auctions United Auctions United Auctions United Auctions is Scotland's leading livestock auctioneers and procurement specialists operating a network of auction marts throughout Scotland. http://www.uagroup.co.uk

Stockjudging

Fencing Competition

NSA Next Generation Shepherd of Year

Workshops

Farm Tour

School Children Visit Project