Drystone walls are, with hedgerows, one of the most commonly used field boundaries in England, and help create what we now regard as the traditional pattern of field and lanes so evocative of rural England.
Goats are one of the oldest domesticated animals, having been used for centuries for their milk, meat, hair and skin.
There well over one hundred breeds and varieties of poultry in this country, with many others in existence throughout the world.
Rare breed classes of sheep had for many years been a large part of Trawden show and after a short break they are back!
The history of the humble sheep goes back a long way. A part of life in biblical times, they formed the basis of trade in Mediaeval Britain and today both wool and meat are significant established world trade commodities.