Jacob Sheep Society Sales

Note on entries for the Society sales.

Please be sure to get your sale animals registered in good time.

Most of the auctioneers now use part of the Grassroots PedeWeb system to create their catalogue pages.  This allows them to select the animals to be included in the catalogue, but it means they cannot accept entries until the animals are registered.

If you are intending to get animals tested for Tay Sachs prior to the sales please do contact the registry and apply for the test kits as soon as possible.  The samples have to be collected by a vet and have to be returned to the Grassroots office where they go off in batches of more than 21.  It can take several weeks for the results to come back.  You can log lambs as Birth Notified (free of charge) and then apply to Tay Sach test.  These lambs can be registered subsequently for the normal registration fee. Applications to birth notify, to register and to apply for Tay Sachs kits can be made via manage your flock in the Pedeweb on line registry, or by email to  Jacobsheep@grassroots.co.uk  or by paper form which can be downloaded from the web site.

Alternatively you can ask for a paper application form by emailing jacobsheep@grassrots.co.uk

Thank you,  The team at Grassroots.

Grassroots Systems Ltd manage the Jacob Sheep Society Flock Book on behalf of the Society.
jacobsheep@grassroots.co.uk   Tel: 0300 1110003

2021 Official Show & Sale Dates

All registered sheep available for sale at the Society's official show & sales are inspected by experienced judges to ensure that they comply with the Breed Standard. For documents relating to the shows & sales please click on the links below.

Downloadable Show & Sale Documents

Judges List 2021

Inspection Rules for Society Shows & Sales



Ireland Region Show and Sale

Friday August 6th at Tullamore Mart, County Offaly

Judge: To be confirmed

Inspectors: Paul Colhoun and Ady Hamilton.  Adjudicator: Nicola Fletcher

Entry forms from Paul Colhoun, 25 Kingarrow Road, Omagh, Co. Tyrone.

Tel: 07715 326021


Central Region Show and Sale

Tuesday August 3rd at Worcester Market

Judge:  Scott Dalrymple

Inspectors: Robert Locker and Jean Simmons  Adjudicator: Clive Richardson

Entry forms from McCartneys, The Heath Meadow, Nunnery Way, Worcester.

Tel: 01905 769770


Scottish Region Show and Sale

Saturday August 7th at St. Boswells Market

Judge:  Simon Jones

Inspectors: Clive Richardson and Robert Locker.  Adjudicator: Scott Dalrymple

Entry forms from Harrison & Hetherington, The Auction Mart, Newtown St. Boswells, Melrose.

Tel: 01835 822214


Northern Ireland Show and Sale

Saturday August 14th  at Richard Beattie’s Farm, Glenpark Road, Gortin, Co Tyrone

Judge:  Stephen Dodsworth

Inspectors: Scott Dalrymple and Nicola Fletcher  Adjudicator: Paul Colhoun

Entry forms from: Paul Colhoun, 25 Kingarrow Road, Omagh, Co Tyrone,

Tel: 07715 326021 or 02882244945


Northern Region Show and Sale

Saturday September 4th at Skipton Market

Judge: Clive Richardson

Inspectors: Wyn Harries and Jean Simmons.  Adjudicator: Scott Dalrymple

Entry forms from: CCM, Gargrave Road, Skipton, North Yorkshire.

Tel: 01756 792375


Eastern Region Show and Sale

Friday September 10th and Saturday September 11th at Melton Mowbray Market

Judge: Mairi Connor

Inspectors: Scott Dalrymple and Clive Richardson. Adjudicator: Jean Simmons

Entry forms from Melton Mowbray Market, Scalford Road, Melton Mowbray. Leics.

Tel: 01664 562971


Wales Region Show and Sale

Friday August 27th at Monmouthshire Livestock Centre, Croesbychan, Bryngwyn, Usk, Mon. NP15 2BH Tel: 01291 690962 enquiries@monmouthshiremarket.com

Judge:  Siwan Harries

Inspectors: Jackie Jones and Mark Wakelin  Adjudicator: Jean Simmons

Entry forms from J.Straker Chadwick & Sons, Market Street Chambers, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, NP75SD 01873852624 http://www.strakerchadwick.co.uk


The judges, inspectors and adjudicators may be subject to change depending on any Covid-19 travel restrictions that may be in place at the time.

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