The GSA is a financial allowance to be given to the Oxford Sandy and Black Pig Group charity supporters to encourage the geographical spread and genetic selection of the Oxford Sandy and Black Pig bloodlines within the UK.
The GSA encourages the charity’s supporters to travel for genetic diversity.
Encourages a good genetic selection
Encourages new breeders and a network of communication
Creating positive and direct communication with the Trustees and/or Regional Representative.
What is Required?
An Oxford Sandy and Black Pig breeder is willing to travel either (in one direction);
over three hours or
Introduce a rare line or a sow/boar bloodline
Where 5 or less than a given bloodline exists in that county/region
Both parties(Buyer and Seller) have to be active members or Friends of the OSBPG Foundation Charity
Purchased pigs must adhere to breed standard
Provide pedigree details of all currently owned registered stock
Provide pedigree details of all proposed registered stock
Provide photos and/or video (including identification i.e tag) of the proposed stock
How much is the Genetic Spread allowance?
The allowance of GBP175.00 will be awarded after the successful transition and movements of the Oxford Sandy and Black Pig is confirmed and verified with the charity and purchaser.
Why are we doing this?
The achievements will be tenfold as we hope to see a steady increase in our bloodlines diversity and to populate designated regions that may not otherwise have a particular bloodline.
The objective of this project is to encourage a good genetic selection. To encourage new breeders and to encourage a network of communication for the supporters of our charity. To also encourage communication, which is paramount, with our supporters and trustees. Creating positive and direct communication with the Trustees and/or Regional Representative.
The Charity’s ethos and focus is to support, inspire, educate and enthuse individuals about our breed and give guidance to our supporters.