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Jonsland Pedigree Blue Texel Sheep

In 2006 we bought two pure bred Pedigree Blue Texel ewes to start a new flock of Blue Texel Pedigree Sheep. The emphasis on good conformation and tight skins with the correct markings.

We bought a yearling ewe from D.G. Jones & M.H. Jones from the Dulas flock. She was 1st prize Shearling Ewe at the NSA Sheep sale at Builth Wells September 2006.

We also bought a two year old ewe from Mr Dennis Davies Marteg flock at his dispersal sale September 2006. She was the mother of the ram lamb (Jonsland - UK-701568-4701-N) below that was Champion overall Blue Texel at the Royal Welsh Show 2007.

In 2008 we bought four Blue Texel in lamb Shearling Ewes from David and Jennifer Alexander (Millside flock)

  • Flock Code   -  JOJ                    
  • Flock Prefix   - Jonsland           
  • Established    - 2006
  • Members of the National Scrapie Plan
  • Maedi Visna Accredited Flock

Rams used in our flock


(Ewes, Rams and Ram Lambs always for sale privately)

(Semen for sale from Jonsland Sid, Beili Blues Shaun, Jonsland Tyson !!! )


Millside Blue Texel Production Sale August 2011

Borderway Mart, Carlisle, Friday 26th August 2011

 

(DJA/10/00040/S Ewe) - (spending to much money !!!)

 
We bought three very nice ewes at David and Jennifer Alexanders, Millside flock production sale. A two shear ewe and two shearling ewes. They have got tremendous skins and conformation with good back ends and lovely markings. They are from proven bloodlines and will be a great addition to our Jonsland flock. Anything we have bought from the Millside fkock has done us well.
 
DJA/09/04308/R  by CRC/06/007M Craigalbert - 110gns
DJA/10/00262/S   by JOJ/07/4701N Jonsland - 1500gns
DJA/10/00040/S   by CRC/06/007M Craigalbert  - 2600gns (Blue Texel breed record price ewe sold by auction)
 

The Royal Welsh Show

We had a very good Royal Welsh Show (2011). Jonsland Rainbow a 2-shear ewe won a very strong class of ewes. She was Female and Overall Reserve Champion. She won as a Ewe Lamb and was Reserve overall Female Champion 2009. She is a classy ewe by Jonsland Dan who was Champion as a Ram Lamb at the Royal Welsh in 2007 and was later purchased by the Millside Flock.

Royal Welsh Show 2011 Ewe Class www.s4c.co.uk/sioe/cgi-bin/2011.pl?rm=vt&vt=88&l=e

Jonsland Sid was 2nd in Ram Class. Jonsland Tyson was 2nd Ram Lamb Class. Jonsland Tulip was 2nd Ewe Lamb Class.

We won the Group with Jonsland Sid, Rainbow and Tulip.


Jonsland Rainbow

(UK-701568-07903-R / JOJ-2009-07903)

: 1st Ewe (RWAS 2011) Part of winning group The Royal Welsh Show 2011

: Female and Overall Reserve Champion Blue Texel (2011)

: She is a classy ewe by Jonsland Dan who was Champion Ram Lamb at the Royal Welsh in 2007


Jonsland Tulip

Jonsland Tulip

(UK-0701568-00100-T / JOJ-2011-00100)

: 2nd Ewe Lamb (RWAS 2011) Part of winning group 2011

: She is one of the best Blue Texel we have bred.


Jonsland Sid

Jonsland Sid

(UK-0701568-00087-S / JOJ-2010-00087)

: 2nd Ram (2011) Part of winning group 2011

: Semen for sale


Jonsland Tyson

Jonsland Tyson

(UK-0701568-00095-T / JOJ-2011-00095)

: 2nd Ram Lamb (2011)

: Semen for sale


Beili Blues Shaun bought privately from Dylan & Bethan Jones (Ram Lamb 2010)

Beili Blues Shaun was bought privately from Dylan and Bethan Jones September 2010. He was First Prize Ram Lamb at The Royal Welsh Show 2010. He's a long tight skinned ram with tremendous presence, a good back end and the right markings.

: Semen for sale


The Royal Welsh Show

Two year old Ram who was Supreme Champion Blue Texel and Reserve Champion overall in the continental sheep section at The Royal Welsh Show 2010. He is by Jonsland UK-701568-4701-N (see below) who won the breed championship at the Royal Welsh Show 2007.

 1st - Ram Class

: Best overall Male Blue Texel Exhibit

: Champion overall Blue Texel Exhibit

: Reserve Champion Continental section in the Champion of Champions


The Royal Welsh Show

Jonsland Rainbow (Ewe Lamb 2009) & Jonsland Reg (Ram Lamb 2009)

 

Jonsland Rainbow UK-701568-7903-R

: 1st Ewe Lamb Class

: Reserve overall Female Champion Blue Texel

Jonsland Reg UK-701568-7901-R

: 2nd Ram Lamb Class

They are both by Jonsland UK-701568-4701-N (see above picture) Champion Blue Texel at The Royal Welsh Show 2007.

 


The NSA Sheep Sale at Builth Wells September 2009

We bought one Yearling Ewe and a Ram at the NSA Sheep sale at Builth Wells September 2009. The Ram was first prize Shearling Ram and overall Champion Blue Texel and the Ewe was first prize yearling ewe and Reserve Champion overall Blue Texel at the sale. Both sheep were bought from David and Jennifer Alexander (Millside flock)

Champion overall Blue Texel Yearling Ram and Reserve Champion Blue Texel Yearling Ewe at the NSA sheep sale Builth Wells September 2009.


Special Show & Sale of Blue Texel Sheep at Carlisle September 2009

We bought one Yearling Ewe that was first prize Ewe and Reserve Champion overall Blue Texel at the sale. She was also Champion any other breed at Ayr Show 2009.


The Royal Welsh Show

Jonsland DanUK-701568-4701-N

Jonsland Dan UK-701568-4701-N

: 1st - Ram Lamb Class

: Best overall Male Blue Texel Exhibit

: Champion overall Blue Texel Exhibit

: Sold to David & Jennifer Alexander  (Millside Flock - DJA)


 
Blue Texel Sheep - The terminal sire with a difference
  • fully commercial terminal sire

  • distinctive, attractive sheep

  •  docile, thrifty, good mothers

  • added value from fleece, yarn and felt

  • specialist sire for coloured breeds

Blue Texel sheep are one of the most recent breeds to be imported into the UK.

Blue Texels are quickly gaining popularity with commercial sheep farmers as terminal sires for prime lamb production.

  • Blue Texels are -

  • Ideal terminal sires, crossing well with any type of ewe, e.g. Lleyns, Mules etc

  • over 90% of lambs born will be WHITE

  • easily lambed, smaller heads

  • good vigorous lambs at birth, stand and suck their mothers quickly

  • finished lambs are well fleshed with excellent conformation

  • quality carcases with a high killing out percentage achieving premium grades

  • easily finished off grass, hence avoiding extra feed costs

  • suit low input and organic systems

  • rams good workers and easily kept

  • will compete with many counterparts for profitability

" Using a BLUE will make more MONEY for you "


  • Flock Code   -  JOJ                    

  • Flock Prefix   - Jonsland           

  • Established    - 2006

  • Members of the National Scrapie Plan

  • Maedi Visna Accredited Flock

Members of The National Scrapie Plan Genotype Scheme              

For more information contact www.blue-texel-sheep.com

Blue Texel Sheep

Contact Information :

Dan & Janine Jones

Telephone :
01686 650 227
Fax :
01686 650 798
Postal address :
Tynybryn Farms, Tynybryn, Tregynon, Newtown, Powys, SY16 3PJ
Electronic mail :
General Information: DanGJ@supanet.com

Visitors always very welcome......


 

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