Entries for our 2016 Flock Competition are now open! Judging will take place week commencing 27th June 2016. Mr Robert Mayo of Weymouth will judge our small and medium sized flocks and Mr Wakely Cox of Dorchester will judge the large flocks. Entry to the competition is free and is an opportunity for farmers to be rewarded for their shepherding skills and flock management. There are three awards given:
- The Melplash Agricultural Society Perpetual Plaque for the best flock of 15 -50 Ewes
- The JRB Bowditch Perpetual Cup for the best flock of 51-300 Ewes
- The Newall Perpetual Cup for the best flock of 301 and over
The above cups will presented to the winners at the Melplash Show on Thursday 25th August. Please click here to download an entry form.