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Ministers urged to use opportunity to legislate against sheep worrying

Ministers urged to use opportunity to legislate against sheep worrying

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is urging ministers to take advantage of current legislation passing through parliament and legislate to...

January 19, 2022

Job: NSA seeks new policy manager

Job: NSA seeks new policy manager

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is seeking to appoint a new policy manager to its team. The successful applicant will...

January 12, 2022

NSA Breakfast Club webinars to return in 2022

NSA Breakfast Club webinars to return in 2022

Following on from its success in 2021, the National Sheep Association (NSA)’s series of Breakfast Club webinars is returning for...

January 8, 2022

NSA sets out its commitments for 2022

NSA sets out its commitments for 2022

As the new year begins the National Sheep Association (NSA) is looking ahead at its overarching priorities, setting out a...

January 4, 2022

Farming orgs react to UK-Australia free trade deal

Farming orgs react to UK-Australia free trade deal

UK farming organisations have responded to the news that the UK-Australia deal has been signed by both governments, and the...

December 17, 2021

NSA agrees with AHDB decision to stop Red Tractor funding

NSA agrees with AHDB decision to stop Red Tractor funding

The National Sheep Association (NSA) has said it is in agreement with the Agricultural and Horticultural Development Board’s (AHDB’s) decision...

December 15, 2021

NSA issues advice on how best to deal with a sheep worrying attack

NSA issues advice on how best to deal with a sheep worrying attack

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is urging sheep farmers across the UK to update themselves with the latest guidance on...

December 8, 2021

NSA celebrates 10-year anniversary for chairman Phil Stocker

NSA celebrates 10-year anniversary for chairman Phil Stocker

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is celebrating 10 years under the leadership of chief executive Phil Stocker. Taking the helm...

December 4, 2021

Opportunity returns for young sheep farmers to join NSA development programme

Opportunity returns for young sheep farmers to join NSA development programme

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is starting its search for the next group of Next Generation Ambassadors to join its...

November 28, 2021

Calls for clear food commentary to protect livestock sector

Calls for clear food commentary to protect livestock sector

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is calling on leading supermarkets and stakeholders to be very clear with their food commentary,...

November 17, 2021

NSA to host winter face-to-face roadshows

NSA to host winter face-to-face roadshows

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is looking forward to meeting sheep farmers from across the UK this winter to discuss...

November 13, 2021

NSA praises rural charity for highlighting sector’s mental health challenges

NSA praises rural charity for highlighting sector’s mental health challenges

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is paying high regard to Rural Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI) and its work on the...

October 17, 2021

NSA competition asks children to help in the fight against sheep worrying by dogs

NSA competition asks children to help in the fight against sheep worrying by dogs

As part of its continued work to highlight the serious and devastating issue of sheep worrying by dogs, the National...

October 10, 2021

New faces of Love Lamb campaign revealed

New faces of Love Lamb campaign revealed

The National Sheep Association (NSA) is excited to introduce two enthusiastic young sheep farmers ready to educate and inspire the...

October 2, 2021

Sheep Breeders Round Table to include international ovine experts

Sheep Breeders Round Table to include international ovine experts

September 22, 2021

18 celebs call for animal agriculture to be on COP26 agenda

18 celebs call for animal agriculture to be on COP26 agenda

“We call on you, RT Hon Alok Sharma MP, and the UNFCCC to formally and publicly recognise the role of...

September 21, 2021

NSA to host 2 ram sales this September

NSA to host 2 ram sales this September

As the main UK sheep breeding season approaches farmers looking to source top quality stock will be spoilt for choice...

September 12, 2021

NSA warns of potential ‘unintended consequences’ of new farming schemes

NSA warns of potential ‘unintended consequences’ of new farming schemes

The release of further information by Environment Secretary, George Eustice on the Sustainable Farming Incentive (SFI), providing some “much-needed clarity”...

July 1, 2021