Welcome to the Southdown Sheep Society website.
The Southdown sheep breed should be your first stop when looking for top performing mutton breeds and terminal sires to use with commercial flocks.
While our website will always be a work in progress we hope to add more and more information to support our members, our commercial partners, and the livestock farming industry in general. So have a look around our website, contact any of the Council or Breeders for more information, or if you have questions, we will only be to pleased to help.
The latest news items can be read by clicking on ‘Southdown News’ in the left column or at the top of each page, or for the latest three news items click a red headline below.
Latest Southdown News
December 8th, 2016A $9000 ram topping a ram and ewe sale in Christchurch has made southdown breeder Chris Me[...]
December 6th, 2016PGG Wrightson senior auctioneer John McKone sells a ram at the Merrydowns Romney and Southdown ram f[...]
December 6th, 2016Tis the season to be buying rams for work next year for North Island farmers. PGG Wrigh[...]
November 10th, 2016It's a good job there is no school exam clash for Mark Christey during the Canterbury A&P S[...]