News

Grassroots Webinar – Tuesday 17th May @ 8.00pm

Our next webinar is scheduled for Tuesday 17th May at a slightly later start time of 8.00pm and will cover using Grassroots and its various functions.   The webinar is free to attend for all members who will need to request an invite by emailing the office on admin@britishgoatsociety.com.   Any questions or queries then please do […]

AGM Update

Unfortunately, our speaker has gone down with Covid and will not be able to attend the AGM on Saturday.  With the short time available we are not able to arrange a replacement.   This means that the business on the day will be restricted to the AGM itself and two resolutions that we have received from […]

Barry Clark – Beabe Herd of Anglo Nubian

We are saddened to learn of the death of Barry Clark who was the Vice President of Cleveland Dairy Goat Society and also the Northern Area Representative to the BGS for more than 10 years.  We extend our condolences to Barry’s family at this very sad time.  The funeral will be held at St George’s […]

Parasite Control Webinar – Wednesday 30th March 2022

The webinar planned for Wednesday 30th March will now be Jess Hagain talking about Parasite Control instead of Grassroots as advertised in the Monthly Journal.     The webinar is free to attend for all members who will need to request an invite by emailing the office on admin@britishgoatsociety.com.   For those members that had previously signed […]

AGM Speaker Announced

We are pleased to announce that the speaker at this year’s AGM will be Tim Scrivener, who is a photographer for the Farmers’ Guardian.  Tim will be talking specifically about photographing livestock.  For those wishing to attend the AGM via Zoom please do not forget to request the zoom link from the office.   

ARAMS to be replaced by the Livestock Information Service (LIS) at the end of March.

Work continues to modernise traceability for livestock disease control in England, making it easier to report movements and improve data quality. You will still need to provide the same information to LIS as you do to ARAMS, but you will need to register for the new service. LIS are emailing a simple questionnaire to confirm […]

Annual General Meeting 2022 – 2nd April 2022

BRITISH GOAT SOCIETY ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING On Saturday 2nd April 2022 At The Sheldon Suite, Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Newark, Nottingham NG24 2NY Attendance will be available via Zoom.  Please email the Secretary by 31st March for the link. 10.30am          Arrival and Light Refreshments 11.00am          BGS Annual General Meeting 11.45am          Affiliated Societies Conference 12.30pm          […]

Affiliated Society Resolutions 2022

Please click on the link below to view the resolutions received for discussion at the Affiliated Society Conference on 2nd April 2022. Affiliated Society Resolutions 2022

Postponed – Parasite Control Webinar – Monday 28th February 2022

Unfortunately the webinar due to take place this evening has been postponed as Jess is unwell.  I am sure you will all join us in wishing Jess a speedy recovery.  The new date will be advertised as soon as we know and invites to join will automatically be sent to those that had previously requested […]

Office Closure

The office will be closed on Friday 18th February 2022 and will re-open again on Monday 21st February.  Any enquiries received during this time will be responded to on the Monday. Many thanks for your co-operation.