Caernarfon: 01286 672391

Dolgellau Show & Sale 7th January 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 7th January 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 7th January 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 7th January 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 7th January 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 7th January 2020

Dolgellau Show & Sale 7th January 2020

Grading-up Register

Assistance is now available for members to catch up on any lapsed registrations or to grade up your commercial WB herds to full pedigree status.
Contact the Society Office at Caernarfon for further information.

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...

Please Note ENTRIES CLOSE
3rd April 2020
for 62nd Annual Show & Sale
to be held on Friday 1st May 2020
Farmers Marts Dolgellau Gwynedd

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

Annual General Meeting – Saturday 9th May 2020

Please note if you require accommodation for the Annual General Meeting – it’s a Bank Holiday (May Day Bank Holiday has been moved to Friday 8th May – 10th May).

The Evans’ (President) reside in a Tourist area of note, and it’s going to be very busy, therefore a word of warning if you are coming to the AGM you will need to allow for heavy traffic.

Please don’t be disappointed and book very early, as we understand that rooms are already filling up. Many thanks.

Contact details:
Min-y-Mor Hotel
Marine Promenade
Barmouth
Gwynedd
LL42 1HW
Tel: 01341 280 555

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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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