The South West Blonde Club will host its annual Dinner and Presentation evening on Saturday 11th November 2017 at The Waie Inn, Zeal Monachorum, Near Crediton, Devon. Three Course meal (Choice of Beef, Pork or Salmon) Tickets cost £20 and can be booked by contacting Mrs Liz Metherell Tel: 01566 783 334.
It has been a pleasure for us as a Society to have been able to host French Student Sarah Glories over the past two weeks. Sarah is currently Studying a Higher National Degree, specialised in Animal Production, at The Agricampus La Roque, in Rodez. Over the past two weeks she has spent time with a number of breeders, been to the society sales and has spent some time in the office. We wish Sarah every success with her course and look forward to building links with her and fell
NEBC ANNUAL DINNER - FRIDAY 17TH NOV 2017
Bridge Inn, Walshford (nr Wetherby).
Join us in celebrating our first Regional Herd Competition, Awards for pedigree breeders across the North East. Function room, bar & discounted rooms available. (Limited tickets available) Contact Jess Barrett to book tickets.
The dispersal of the noted and highly successful Kinaston herd of Blonde cattle following the untimely death of Roy Kinnish resulted in brisk and feverish bidding throughout from a massive crowd of buyers from not only the locality but from all countries in the United Kingdom. Top call of the day came from local breeder GR Needham, Kinver, Staffs for ‘Kinaston Greylace’ – a 6 year old cow by Doncombe Sebastian with a June born heifer calf at foot by ‘Kinaston Henry VIII’ - th
Catalogue for the upcoming sale of British Blonde Cattle, to be held at Borderway Mart Carlisle on Friday 20th October 2017, kindly sponsored by H&H Insurance Brokers. Show takes place at 10.30, Sale: 12 noon. Click image below. Please note The Ramrig Herd - Mr G Hamilton are on a 4 year TB Testing Interval NOT 1 year as stated in the Catalogue.
Could this be the final show at the nostalgic Balmoral Show Grounds? No better tribute than the excellent Pedigree Calf Fair to give the old showgrounds a fitting sendoff. This being the third year of the event, the Pedigree Calf Fair @ Beef NI Expo have announced that the 2017 event will take place at the Balmoral Showgrounds on Saturday 18th November. Many breeders still enjoy reminiscing of past times spent at the showgrounds, and no doubt this year’s championship accol
The complete Auriva catalogue showing some of the best French genetics is now available to download by clicking the Auriva logo at the bottom of this page. The society are currently looking at options for members to purchase semen from French AI bulls and hope to release details of this later in the year once we have everything finalised.
The 2017 Competition, kindly sponsored by Gormley Motors of Dungannon, provided a packed itinerary in July for Judge Mr Dessie Greene of the Scauchmolin Herd, County Wexford. The Herd Competition was divided up into large and small categories. Mr Greene was also on the lookout for individual animals to award Best Cow and Calf, Best Stock Bull and Best Senior Heifer. Large Herd Winner: Drumraymond Blondes, Large Herd Runner Up: Ivaniskey Blondes. Small Herd Winner: Ballygowan