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Dolgellau Show & Sale 17th November 2020 

Monmouth Show & Sale 13th November 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 17th November 2020 

Monmouth Show & Sale 13th November 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 17th November 2020 

Monmouth Show & Sale 13th November 2020

We are going to be producing and publishing a Journal, Please note closing date for receiving adverts and editorials Friday 20th November 2020.

Please click here for more information.

Cyflogwr: Cymdeithas Gwartheg Duon Cymreig

Swydd: Ysgrifennydd y Brîd

Cyflog: £23,000 - £26,000

Dyddiad Cau: 10.00yb, dydd Gwener, 15 Ionawr 2021

Mae hwn yn gyfle unigryw i ymuno â Chymdeithas Gwartheg Duon Cymreig. Rydym am benodi person brwdfrydig i fod yn Ysgrifennydd y Brîd, yn gyfrifol am gynllunio a rheoli prosesau gweinyddol, marchnata a rheoli perfformiad y Gymdeithas, yn ogystal ag annog aelodaeth. Mae’r swydd hon yn cynnig cyfle cyffrous i’r ymgeisydd llwyddiannus ddangos blaengaredd wrth hyrwyddo y brîd a gweithredu gweledigaeth y Gymdeithas i’r dyfodol.

Lleolir y swydd hon ym Mhafiliwn y Gymdeithas ym Maes y Sioe Frenhinol, Llanelwedd, gyda’r hyblygrwydd i weithio o adref yn ôl yr angen. Gan fod y Gymdeithas yn gweithio dan amodau cyfyngedig oherwydd covid-19 ar hyn o bryd, mae ein staff yn gweithio o adref dros dro.

Mae’r gallu i gyfathrebu drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn hanfodol ar gyfer y swydd hon

Am fwy o wybodaeth gweler y Fanyleb Swydd, cliciwch yma.


Employer: Welsh Black Cattle Society

Role: Breed Secretary

Salary: £23,000 - £26,000

Closing Date:10.00am, Friday, 15 January 2021

This is a unique opportunity to join the Welsh Black Cattle Society. We wish to appoint an enthusiastic person as Breed Secretary, responsible for planning and managing the Society’s administrative, marketing and performance management processes, as well as encouraging membership. This role provides an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to demonstrate initiative in promoting the breed and delivering the Society’s vision for the future.

The role is based in the Society’s Pavilion on the Royal Welsh Showground, Builth Wells, with flexibility to work from home as necessary. As the Society is currently working under restrictions due to covid-19, our staff are working from home temporarily.

The ability to communicate through the medium of Welsh is essential for this role.

For further information, please see the Role Specification by clicking here.

Croeso / Welcome

As Wales' only native breed of cattle, the story of the Welsh Black is steeped in history.

For centuries these cattle have been prized posessions as they are equally at home in craggy uplands or lush lowland pastures.

This hardy breed provides high quality meat and milk.  It has much to offer modern farming systems with its ease of production and award winning succulent meat.

For over 100 years the Welsh Black Cattle Society has nurtured, promoted and sought to improve the breed - a job which is continuing...

Year Letter for 2020 is "A"

The new Kepak Welsh Black Beef Club

Year Letter for 2019 is "Z"

Click Here to view the 2020 - 2021 Sales Calendar


Following a discussion with Farmers Marts and J. Straker Chadwick & Sons, it has been decided to carry on with both the autumn sales in the markets. However, there will be NO PRE SALE JUDGING.

Monmouth Livestock Centre – Friday 6th November. Entries close 9th October.

Farmers Marts, Dolgellau – Tuesday 17th November. Entries close 19th October.

Entry Forms can be downloaded from the Welsh Black Cattle Society website.


Thank you in advance for your support.

NFU Mutual Harrisons Bibby Kiwikit Streamline Farmers Marts

Photos: Arvid Parry-Jones

Welsh Black Breed Objectives

  1. To promote the attributes of the Welsh Black, either pure or crossbred to the commercial beef industry, focusing on combining the breed’s traditional strengths with technological advances in herd health and breed improvements.
  2. Target the marketing of “Welsh Black beef” by providing instant traceability via the society’s online database system. Strategic support for all breeders, finishers, retailers and consumers will secure a premium price for a premium product.
  3. To provide an efficient administrative system for members, releasing further income to fund the development and promotion of the Welsh Black, in order to raise the breed’s profile at every opportunity.

Read our brochure here.

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