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Welsh Dairy Show 2018.

The Welsh Dairy Show was held on Tuesday October 30th at the United Counties Showground, Carmarthen. There were six animals forward from three Exhibitors, and thanks must go to them for keeping a Guernsey presence at the Show. Judge Kim Sales reports. It was my pleasure to be asked to judge at this years showContinue reading

ABAB Calf Show – Handling Classes 2018

All Britain All Breeds Calf Show 2018 – Handlers Classes. There were 11 Guernsey Handlers taking part at the ABAB Calf Show’s Handling Classes at the weekend. All coloured breeds are judged in the same class so our young people have added pressure on them. The highest placed Guernsey handlers then compete for the BreedContinue reading

National Guernsey Show at Dairy Show October 3rd 2018

What a splendid display of quality cattle at this year’s National Guernsey Show. Thirty one animals from 12 Exhibitors were present for judge David Mann to inspect. Highlight of the day was an incredible Heifer In Milk class with 9 entries. It was a wonderful day for the Warren Family from Penzance on their returnContinue reading

UK Dairy Day September 12th 2018

 There were 8 Cattle forward from 4 exhibitors at this year’s UK Dairy Day at Telford. Judging was Mr James Warren and he found his Champion in second calver, Kimcote Legend Fragrant 4 from the Thomas Family. In Reserve was her herdmate, Kimcote Legend Angel 3. Hon Mention went to Bourton Clover 53  from MichaelContinue reading

Stithians Show 2018

Stithians Show 2018 was held on Monday 16th July. Guernsey entries were severely affected by the number of farms down with TB in the area, but congratulations to the Mann family for their success. Photo – David Mann with the Guernsey Breed Champion. GUERNSEYS Judge:-  Mr D Gribble, Yeovil, Somerset 16. Heifer born after 1stContinue reading