News Updates

Guernseys in Chile

Back in the autumn of 2018 after many false starts the Society was finally able to export semen to Chile for the first time. One of the main requirements for exports to the Americas is that the bull should repeatedly test negative for Smallenberg (at least 3 times during and after semen collection) and thisContinue reading

R.I.P. John Benham-Crosswell (Selborne Herd)

We have just been informed, by his wife Joan, that long time Associate member and past member of Council, John Benham-Crosswell has passed away from stomach cancer, his funeral was held yesterday under Covid 19 restrictions. Even in later years he and Joan regularly attended the AGM  and any local shows they were able toContinue reading

Oliver Bowden R.I.P.

The deepest condolences of the Society go out to the family and friends of former member Oliver Bowden of Mill End Farm, Hambleden, who was killed in a farm accident involving cattle yesterday, 11th May.

R.I.P. Mrs Joan Rowe

Mrs Joan Rowe, widow of Ivan, passed away on Saturday 18th April. The Society sends our condolences to her family and friends at this time.

The Greatest Online Agricultural Show 2nd May Entries Open

The Greatest Online Agricultural Show on 2nd May To our showing members who may be suffering from serious withdrawal symptoms following the postponement of so many shows – maybe this is the answer! The Society has given its support to this initiative and encourages our members to participate if they so wish. For further informationContinue reading

Kent Show 2020 CANCELLED

The Kent County Show has been cancelled for 2020, to be held in 2021 on the 9th, 10th and 11th July 2021.

News from HUK

News from HUK – The Telereg staff are mainly working from home but there is still a full registration service available although HUK cannot guarantee when certificates will be posted out – please continue to register your calves by Telereg or Webreg as usual. Classification – visits have now been suspended until further notice, exceptContinue reading