Ekka's sheep competition covers a number of different classes, including meat and dual-purpose breeds, open and school competitions.
There will be a number of breeds on display during the show, with some of the finest in English Leicester, Border Leicester, Poll Dorset, Dorper, Suffolk, Texel, White Dorper and White Suffolk genetics entered. Don't forget the Tidy Pen Competition, with the winner announced on the last Saturday of show!
New in 2018
Any school may enter the ‘School Class’ section whether they are a registered stud or not. A school can only enter the ‘Sheep Open Class’ if the School is registered with the relevant stud sheep body.
English Leicester is now recognised and judged in its own classes.