English Guernsey Cattle Society Blog

S.W. Dairy Show/National Guernsey Show 2017.

There were eleven exhibitors with 22 cattle in the Wednesday classes at this year’s National Guernsey Show at the Royal Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet. Judge for these classes was Mr Colin Evans from Carmarthen. He found his Champion in Blacknor Cracker Iceberg Diana a fourth calf cow from Emma Greenslade and bred by Ian Crouch.

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October 5th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

UK Dairy Day, Telford, Shropshire. Wed 13th Sept. Judges comments now available.

The EGCS were delighted to have a Guernsey entry at this year’s UK Dairy Day. Twelve cattle were forward from 7 Exhibitors for Judge David Mann to place. David found his Champion in Blacknor Cracker Iceberg Diana owned by the Greenslades in Devon.

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September 15th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

Latest news from the prestigious Briddlesford herd on The Isle of Wight

Watch these Funky Farmer videos Visit to Briddlesford Lodge farm. Part 1. Seeing the cows Visit to Briddlesford Lodge farm. Part 2.Bottling milk and the cheese Visit to Briddlesford Lodge farm. Part 3.Calves and the farm shop The Briddlesford Herd at grass

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September 9th, 2017 | Posted in News Updates, Uncategorized | No Comments

Coulee Crest Fame Latimer

Coulee Crest Fame Latimer

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September 8th, 2017 | Posted in Semen for Sale | Comments Off on Coulee Crest Fame Latimer

West Show, Guernsey Island.

Congratulations to former EGCS President, Peter Richardson, on winning the Champion Guernsey Cow at the West Show, L’eree, Guernsey Island. His second calf cow, Myrtles Shiraz, was bred by Carol Allett. She is by St Catherine Crystals Rolex (Robin Jamouneau) and out of Myrtles Chardonnay 2.

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August 19th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

New Breed Uniform

You should now have received the form to order the new Breed shirts for the Future Golden Breeders. Please make sure you get your order to Caroline Cox at the EGCS office by 31st August, to take advantage of the sponsorship on offer.

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August 18th, 2017 | Posted in News Updates | No Comments

Homeopathy at Wellie Level

HOMEOPATHY AT WELLIE LEVEL (HAWL) Award winning Farm Homeopathy Course now in its 16th year To be held at HRH The Prince of Wales’s Farm at Tetbury. EARLY BIRD OFFER – Save £55 off our Autumn Farm Homeopathy Course, bringing the cost to just £295 (Usual price £350) Just enter discount code HAWL55 at the online checkout: hawl.co.uk DATES: Day 1; September 26th ,  Day 2: October 12th , Day 3: October 26th.

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August 3rd, 2017 | Posted in News Updates, Uncategorized | No Comments

Yeovil Show 2017

A really good turnout of Guernseys at this year’s Yeovil show saw 12 cattle from five exhibitors. Judging the section was Mark Davis from Tiverton who was impressed with the quality of animals on show. He found his Champion in Bourton Starlight 11th from Hinton Farms.

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July 19th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments

Classification Results

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July 15th, 2017 | Posted in Archive | No Comments

Royal Cornwall Show 8th-10th June 2017. Judge Duncan Vincent's comments now available.

There were 14 animals forward from 3 exhibitors at this years Royal Cornwall Show. Judge for the Guernsey Breed was Duncan Vincent and an early wet start cleared for the majority of classes. Duncan found his Champion in Blacknor Cracker Dynamic Lavender, a second calver now owned by Nicola Bottom.

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June 11th, 2017 | Posted in Shows | No Comments