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Sheep Classes

SHEEP CLASSES SCHEDULE

LAMBS TO BE SHOWN IN PAIRS

Class 35: Pair of CHEVIOT LAMBS
Class 36: Pair of CHEVIOT HILL LAMBS
Class 37: Pair of BLACKFACE LAMBS
Class 38: Pair of ROUGH FELL LAMBS

Class 39: Pair of HORNED LAMBS other than Blackace (Not to be shown in any other class)
Class 40: Pair of HERDWICK LAMBS
Class 41: Pair of CROSS BRED LAMBS from a HERDWICK Ewe
Class 42: Pair of CROSS BRED LAMBS from any other Hill Bred Ewe
Class 43: Pair of MULE LAMBS
Class 44: Pair of DOWN BRED LAMBS – UNTRIMMED (Not to be shown in any other class) *see note
Class 45: Pair of SUFFOLK LAMBS any weight
Class 46: Pair of BELTEX LAMBS up to 40kgs
Class 47: Pair of BELTEX LAMBS over 40.1kgs
Class 48: Pair of TEXEL LAMBS up  to 40kgs
Class 49: Pair of TEXEL LAMBS over 40.1kgs
Class 50: Pair of ANY OTHER BREED LAMBS any weight
Class 51: Pair of CONTINENTAL LAMBS – UNTRIMMED (Not to be shown in any other class)
UNTRIMMED to be shown in natural state, tails only squared, no cosmetic dressing
Class 52: YOUNG FARMERS PAIR OF LAMBS, any breed, any weight (to be shown by exhibitor and not shown in any other class)
*Young Farmers Winning Pair will be put into the appropriate Championship depending on the breed of lambs

Class 53: BUTCHERS CHOICE single lamb over 50kgs, any breed not shown in any other class
    (Not eligible for Championships)

Class 54: SINGLE LAMB, any breed not shown in any other class
    (Not eligible for Championships)

SPECIAL PRIZES

CHAMPION PAIR OF CONTINENTAL/DOWN LAMBS: £100
RESERVE CHAMPION: £50
(Classes 44-51)

CHAMPION PAIR OF HILLBRED LAMBS: £100
RESERVE CHAMPION: £50
(Classes 35-40)

CHAMPION PAIR OF LAMBS FROM HILL EWE: £100
RESERVE CHAMPION: £50
(Classes 41-43)

SUPREME CHAMPION PAIR OF LAMBS - Borderway Agri Expo Perpetual Challenge Trophy

Class 55: YOUNG HANDLERS CLASS – handler to be aged 21 years and under

Class 56: SINGLE MULE GIMMER LAMBS (not eligible for Championships) Limited to 4 entries per vendor, not to be shown in any other class.

Class 57: PAIR OF MULE GIMMER LAMBS (not eligible for Championships) NEMSA (North of England Mule Sheep Association) will present a special prize of £100 to the highest placed NEMSA tagged lambs together with a tankard for class 56.

CLASS WINNERS (with exception of classes 55 and 56)
1st  £50,   2nd  £40,   3rd £30,   4th  £20,   5th  £10

Disclaimer: The Organisers reserve the right to amalgamate classes if less than 3 entries are received per class or sub-divide if the numbers forward warrant it.