Sales from the Slievenagh; Omorga; and Hiltonstown herds Three-year-old cow Slievenagh Klassy Lady was exported to Felix Tobler from Switzerland. The New Year is off to a good start for three Simmental herds located in counties Antrim and Tyrone, Northern Ireland,...
SIMMENTALS TOPPING COMMERCIAL SALES AT DINGWALL, PENRITH, MARKET DRAYTON, SEDGEMOOR, ABERDEEN, EXETER, HUNTLY, STIRLING, HOLSWORTHY, MALTON, TRURO, DUMFRIES, FROME, HALLWORTHY, CARLISLE, MALTON, OSWESTRY, & NEWTON STEWART
SIMMENTALS NATURAL MILK AND MATERNAL COMBINED WITH TOP CARCASE TRAITS DELIVERING EFFICIENCY AND PROFITABILITY AROUND THE UK On 8th December, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, held a sale store cattle and adult breeding cattle at Dingwall. Young Bulls sold to...
Omorga Murphy, Top price bull calf 16,000gns • Islavale heifers at 9000gns, 8000gns (x2), and 7000gns • Newbiemains heifer at 9000gns • 21 lots sell at 4000gns and over • Served & maiden heifers averaged £4396 • Bull calves average £6174 The ‘standout’ January...
English National Simmental Show – East of England
Boddington Estates takes the English National Simmental championship
Concluding a rather wet day’s judging at Peterborough, the English National Simmental Show championship went the way of Boddington Estates with their female champion Sterling Krumpets Britney, an ET-bred Sterling Flint daughter out of Sterling Hawaii’s Krumpet and she has carried on her fantastic form from earlier in the show season when she stood interbreed champion at Devon County Show.
Taking the reserve title was overall male champion was Clonagh World Class, the Irish bred Kilbride Farm Newry son from the Borlase family. This one was bred in Garrett Behan’s herd and was part of the winning Burke Trophy pair at last week’s Royal Norfolk Show
Standing reserve to him was David Donnelly’s intermediate winner Lisglass Barnabus, who is by Raceview Stanley out of Glenturk Tessa, making it a one-two for Irish bred bulls.
Standing reserve female and reserve senior heifer championship continuing a great run of results from previous National Shows was Ann and Tony Jukes with Swallowhill Bluebelle, a May 2010-born dark red Hillcrest Champion heifer out of the Raceview King daughter Raceview Vita Kim who was purchased privately from the O’Connell family as a calf.
It was a repeat of the male junior championships for the overall championships with Beetley Cooperman, a Cairnview Snazzy son out of Beetley Wisteria from Abram Farms taking the top spot, while the reserve junior male spot went to the Hind family with Ravensdale Chopper, a Heathbrow Wizard son.
Winning the pairs class was the Borlase family with their Burke Trophy pair, Clonagh World Class and Perrywood Wispa with her World Class-sired heifer claf at foot, while the group of three class also went to the Borlase family.
|6th July to 8th July 2012||JUDGE: Mr R Boyd|
|CLASS & POSITION||NAME OF ANIMAL||SIRE||DAM||EXHIBITOR|
|Supreme & Female Champion||STERLING KRUMPETS BRITNEY||STERLING FLINT||STERLING HAWAII’S KRUMPET||BODDINGTON ESTATES LTD|
|Reserve Supreme & Male Champion||CLONAGH WORLD CLASS||KILBRIDE FARM NEWRY||CLONAGH POSH KLOWNA||MR & MRS P B & J A BORLASE|
|Reserve Female Champion||SWALLOWHILL BLUEBELLE||HILLCREST CHAMPION||RACEVIEW VITA KIM||MRS A JUKES|
|Reserve Male Champion||LISGLASS BARNABUS 10||RACEVIEW STANLEY||GLENTURK TESSA||MR D DONNELLY|
|Best Opposite Sex to Supreme Champion||CLONAGH WORLD CLASS||KILBRIDE FARM NEWRY||CLONAGH POSH KLOWNA||MR & MRS P B & J A BORLASE|
|Best Senior Bull||CLONAGH WORLD CLASS||KILBRIDE FARM NEWRY||CLONAGH POSH KLOWNA||MR & MRS P B & J A BORLASE|
|Best Senior Cow||DIRNANEAN SARAH S8||STARLINE NELSON||DIRNANEAN KAREN||D A & L A SAPSED|
|Best Junior Bull||BEETLEY COOPERMAN 11||CAIRNVIEW SNAZZY||BEETLEY WISTERIA||S D ABRAM FARMS|
|Best Pair any age or sex bred by the Exhibitor||MR & MRS R & L STORER SMITH|
|Best Junior Heifer, born on or after 01.01.11||STERLING NOVA’S CANDY||DARSHAM PLAYBOY||STERLING JANETS NOVA||BODDINGTON ESTATES LTD|
|Best Junior Simmental, born on or after 01.01.11||BEETLEY COOPERMAN 11||CAIRNVIEW SNAZZY||BEETLEY WISTERIA||S D ABRAM FARMS|
|The Best Simmental Cow & Calf at Foot||SACOMBE DAINTY -BOUQUETTE||CLONAGH WORLD CLASS||SACOMBE AMY-BOUQUETTE||MR & MRS P B & J A BORLASE|
|Best Dam Group of the Year Award||BODDINGTON ESTATES LTD|
|Sterling Sire Group of the Year Award||BODDINGTON ESTATES LTD|
|Breeder Winning most points in the classes||1. BODDINGTON ESTATES LTD|
|2. MR & MRS P B & J A BORLASE|
|3. D A & L A SAPSED|
|Senior Heifer||BODDINGTON ESTATES LTD|
|Stockman in charge of Supreme Champion||MR J MCMILLAN|