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Katherines Jerseys Hit The Headlines!

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Congratulations to Katherine Jenkinson, being featured in the current issue of the Farmers Guardian! The article focusses on the vending machine business which Katherine has created with her own Katherines herd of Jerseys. This is an excellent article focusing on a very successful breeder, who is making the most of what her cows are producing and spreading the Jersey word! Click to read the full article: Page 1 – https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/KJ-1.jpg Page 2 – https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/KJ-2.jpg Page 3 – https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/11/KJ-3.jpg #jerseycow #dairyqueen #butterfatandprotein #componentscount

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AgriScot

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Judge: Niels Eric Haahr, Denmark RESULTS JERSEY HEIFER,  1st CLYDEVALLEY Cruz Mintberry The Hunter Family JERSEY JUNIOR COW,  1st CLYDEVALLEY Casino Marigold The Hunter Family 2nd TREGIBBY Colton Dreamgirl Adam Fagg JERSEY SENIOR COW 1st SAXOWN Joel Judy 21 Isla Grace Arrell 2nd CLYDEVALLEY Illustrious Puddleduck The Hunter Family  JERSEY CHAMPION CLYDEVALLEY Casino Marigold JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION SAXOWN Joel Judy 21

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South West Scotland Dairy Show

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Claiming the Jersey championship on her debut show outing was Logan Chrome Caribbean from the Yates family and Gary Jones. This heifer in milk by River Valley Cece Chrome is out of Arethusa Veronica Comet EX95 and her granddam is Queen of the Jersey breed, Huronia Centurion Veronica 20J EX97. Taking reserve spot in the Jersey championship was Douglas Buchanan leading his family’s Tintoview Tequila Blondie EX94. This fifth lactation Tower Vue Tequilla daughter calved in July and is giving 32 litres a day. She was champion Jersey at the SWS Dairy Show 2021 and reserve champion at AgriScot 2019. Click here to view full results: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/south-west-scotland-dairy-show/ #jerseycow #dairyqueen

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South West Scotland Dairy Show

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RESULTS JERSEY HEIFER IN MILK,  1st LOGAN Chrome Caribbean BG Yates & Son & G Jones 2nd KERRICKS Judo Fizz Kerricks Farm 3rd TINTOVIEW Citation Cuddle Buchanan Family   JERSEY COW IN MILK  1st TINTOVIEW Tequila Blondie Buchanan Family   JERSEY CHAMPION LOGAN Chrome Caribbean JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION TINTOVIEW Tequila Blondie

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Lakes Club Herd Competition Results 2022

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Congratulations to all Lakes Club members who took part in the recent Club Herd Competition. With sections totalling over 10 entries in some cases, judges Phil, Jane and Isla Arrell had their work cut out! On behalf of the Society, we thank the club for putting in the efforts to hold this event and thank sponsors Carrs Billington also. Click here to view results: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/lakes-jersey-cattle-club-events/ #jerseycow #dairyqueen

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Denise Does the Double for Guillyhill

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Congratulations to the Jackson family of GUILLYHILL who had an excellent summer show season with their fourth-calving cow, CLIFTON Chavez Denise EX94. Denise took the Interbreed honours at both Dumfries and Cumberland Shows and had local press coverage! Click here to read the article in the Dumfries Courier: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/CLIFTON-Chavez-Denise.jpg #jerseycow #dairyqueen

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European Jersey Show 2022 – Enter Today!

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Following the success of the 2021 competition, we are delighted to see the 2022 competition entries are now open. This competition, kindly organised by the European Jersey Forum will take place on the EJF Facebook page in December. A complete timetable with dates of publication for each class and championship will be distributed as soon as the registrations will be closed. The deadline for registration as well as videos is fixed for 2nd December. Please click here to view the full schedule: European Jersey Forum Show 2022 For a copy of the Registration Form please email Becky: .

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The Davis Family Hit The High Notes at The British Farming Awards

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Congratulations to The Davis Family of RIVERMEAD who took home two fantastic accolades from The British Farming Awards: Gold in the Dairy Farmer of the Year and Silver in the Farming Family of the Year categories. The Davis’ have had a wonderful year on the show circuit and have held a highly successful on farm open day and select sale. The following is borrowed from the British Farming Awards website: Westcott Farm is a tenanted farm owned by Devon County Council, with the Davis Family farming the 101 hectares (250 acres) on a farm business tenancy. A further 18 hectares (45 acres) are rented from the same landlord on a short-term tenancy and a further 22ha (55 acres) rented from a private landlord on a five-year FBT. The wider family are involved in the business but the main family members looking after the day-to-day running are Gordon, his sons Mark and Kevin alongside Richard Saxby. The farm is home to a herd of 280 Jersey cows and their followers with the milking portion producing about two million litres of high constituent milk each year. Rivermead Dairy also buys in an additional 4-5 m litres from Jersey milk producers across the south of England. Using their own fleet of tankers, this milk is then distributed to processors of high-end and speciality cheeses and desserts, alongside more traditional products such as Devonshire clotted cream, ice cream and yoghurts. Gordon says the setting up of this second dairy business has allowed the family to be in control of their own destiny. He says “diversifying has allowed us to purchase new equipment and invest in facilities and staff”. Noted for its success on the show circuit, the Rivermead herd is fully housed and Richard Saxby explains there is an emphasis on cow health and …

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A Wonderful Display of Jerseys at All Breeds All Britain 2022

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The display of Jerseys at All Breeds All Britain this last weekend was second to none. Our judge Ian Collins did a fantastic judge presiding over the breed classes, tapping out his final line-up as follows: Champion: RIVERMEAD Victorious Sangria Reserve Champion: RIVERMEAD Bubba Tweeny Honourable Mention: TREGIBBY Victorious Sunshine In the Showmanship classes, Anna Stable certainly had her work cut out, with the final tap going to Abi Marshall, with Ellie Saxby in Reserve with Hannah Saxby as Honourable Mention. Our thanks to our judges, stewards and the show committee for making this year another to remember. Click to view full results: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/all-breeds-all-britain-calf-show-2022/

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All Breeds All Britain Calf Show 2022

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SHOWMANSHIP JUDGE: Mrs Anna Stable JERSEY CALF CLASSES: Mr Ian Collins RESULTS COLOURED BREEDS SHOWMANSHIP, Class 1a, 12 years of age or under on 1st January 2022 (10 entries) 2nd Keira Nottage 3rd Archie Lee 4th Finn Burrows 5th Molly Fox 6th Zara Norman Class 1b, 12 years of age and under on 1st January 2022 (6 entries), 2nd Isla Banks 3rd Phoebe Hine 5th Jake Waring  Class 1c, 12 years of age and under on 1st January 2022 (11 entries)  2nd Izzy Davis 9th Oscar Yates 11th Freddie Etteridge Intermediate Handlers, aged 13 to 15 years on January 1st 2022 (19 entries) 1st Ellis Caldwell 4th William Spence 8th Lily Cleave 9th Hanna Evans 15th Chloe Peach Senior Handlers, aged 16 to 20 years on January 1st 2022 (12 entries) 1st Abi Marshall 2nd Ellie Saxby 5th Katie Thompson 7th Zoe Walters Mature Handlers, aged 21 to 27 years on January 1st 2022 (12 entries) 1st Hannah Saxby 5th Katherine Jenkinson 6th Zoe Coates 8th Bethan Greenhalgh Champion Abi Marshall Reserve Champion Ellie Saxby Honourable Mention Hannah Saxby JERSEY CALF CLASSES JERSEY, born on or after 1st March 2022 1st MYDRIM ROCKCLIFF Franks Wish Heidi James Evans 2nd RIVERMEAD Explore Kelly The Davis Family 3rd MYDRIM Tequilas Spring Tracy James Evans 4th RIVERMEAD Victorious Candy Glanmor & Saxown Jerseys 5th GREENWAY Ferdinand Aries L Rockett & T Marshall 6th HATRICK Rockwell Time Hattie Thomasson 7th BLYTHBRIDGE Dell Rhea Archie Lee 8th RIVERMEAD VIP Lolly Izzy & Archie Lee 9th ARRANVIEWS Webcam Veronica K&A Lawrie 10th POTTERSWALLS Levine Magic 2 11th GREYLEYS Huxford Annette 232 Sarah Liddle 12th ROSETTE Casino When Skies Are Grey Veronica Adam Fagg JERSEY, born between 1st December 2021 & 28th February 2022 1st VALLEY Rockwell Lady Peter Cotton 2nd FUTUREDREAMS Valentines Magic Veronica TH Futuredreams Partnership …

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ABAB Showmanship Judge Change

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Due to unforeseen circumstances, Anna Stable will now be judging the Coloured Breeds Showmanship Classes on Saturday at All Breeds All Britain. Anna hails from the Thurlstone herd of Jerseys and previously worked with Churchroyd Dairy Shornhorns. Anna has judged coloured calves and their handlers at several shows around the country, including Royal Cheshire.

Four Interbreed Titles on Offer and Four Interbreed Titles Won at 2022 National Show!

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What a fantastic day for the breed at the 2022 Jersey Cattle Society National Show which saw all four Interbreed titles at The Dairy Show, being awarded to the Jersey breed. The first of which was the Interbreed Showmanship title which was won by the 21st birthday girl, Emily Davis under judge Mr Mike Deakins. The next star of the show was exhibited by James Evans. FUTUREDREAMS Valentines Magic Veronica lifted the title of Interbreed Champion Calf under judges Mr Brian Weatherup, Mr Mike Deakins and Mr Duncan Hunter. Moving on the the milking classes, judged by Mr Duncan Hunter saw BLUEGRASS Dancing Hair Bobbles scoop the Supreme Heifer Interbreed Championship for Barry, Jenny and Claire Daw. The atmosphere was electric in the Supreme Interbreed judging ring with all the days judges scoring the individual champions publicly. Tensions were high as RIVERSIDE Engineer Hazelnut 2 scooped the highest points and was crowned Champion for Ben and Nia Llewellin. A truly wonderful show was had by all with an extremely high quality level of Jerseys forward which was reflected in the overall interbreed results. Thank you to all judges, stewards, sponsors and of course The Royal Bath & West of England Society for putting on such a great show once again.

Jersey Cattle Society National Show

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SHOWMANSHIP JUDGE: Mr Mike Deakins CALF CLASSES JUDGE: Mr Duncan Hunter WEDNESDAY NATIONAL SHOW CLASSES JUDGE: Mr Duncan Hunter RESULTS AOB SHOWMANSHIP, 18-26 YEARS 1st Emily Davis 2nd Ellie Saxby 4th Amy Wonnacott 6th Cova Butcher AOB SHOWMANSHIP, 13-17 YEARS 2nd Lily Cleave 4th Chloe Peach AOB SHOWMANSHIP, 7-12 YEARS 1st Izzy Davis 5th Keira Nottage 7th Alfie Parkhouse JERSEY SHOWMANSHIP CHAMPION Emily Davis JERSEY SHOWMANSHIP RESERVE CHAMPION Ellie Saxby INTERBREED SHOWMANSHIP CHAMPION Emily Davis RESERVE INTERBREED SHOWMANSHIP CHAMPION Ellie Saxby JERSEY CALF, born on or after 1st January 2022 1st FUTUREDREAMS Valentines Magic Veronica Futuredreams Partners 2nd NEW VENTURE Animate Cyber 2 Mrs Susan Oakes  3rd GREENWAY Ferdinand Aries Mr L Rockett & Miss T Marshall 4th RIVERMEAD Explore Kelly The Davis Family 5th MOONLIGHT Stormy Victorious Nouvelle Chloe Peach 6th AMOS Craze Mell Amy Wonnacott JERSEY CALF, born from 1st October 2021 to 31st December 2021 1st MYDRIM Victorious Love Me Tara JD Evans 2nd SAXOWN Gamble Cash 122 The Saxby Family JERSEY CALF, born from 1st July to 30th September 2021  1st RIVERSIDE Casino Hazelnut 2 The Llewellin Family 2nd RIVERMEAD Gin Winnie The Davis Family 3rd NEW VENTURE Jordan Grove 3 Mrs Susan Oakes 4th RIVERMEAD Matt Lexi The Davis Family 5th MOONLIGHT Victorious Molly Chloe Peach 6th NEW VENTURE Jordan Grove 4 Mrs Susan Oakes 7th RIVERMEAD Casino Alexsis The Davis Family 8th HILTONBURY Perfect Yami Mr Oliver Neagle JERSEY CHAMPION,  FUTUREDREAMS Valentines Magic Veronica RESERVE JERSEY CHAMPION,  MYDRIM Victorious Love Me Tara INTERBREED CHAMPION CALF,  FUTUREDREAMS Valentines Magic Veronica JERSEY MAIDEN HEIFER, born on or between 1st January & 30th June 2021 1st RIVERMEAD Bubba Tweeny The Davis Family 2nd MOORVIEW Banging Savannah AR & DL Walters 3rd HILTONBURY Engineer Yellow Sugar Mr Oliver Neagle 4th GREENWAY Jamie Amaretto Mr L Rockett & Miss T …

Rivermead and Saxown Sale Tops at 3350gns!

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Kivells were on farm at Tiverton on Thursday to conduct the Rivermead & Saxown Porduction Sale of 64Pedigree Jerseys on behalf of the Davis & Saxby Families. The Sale followed an excellent herd visit which drew a huge crowd of people from far and wide. The Sale was a huge success with 27 different buyers recorded with 15 head selling to 6 buyers from Northern Ireland with other buyers from Scotland, Cumbria, Wales, Yorkshire, Oxford, Staffordshire, Shropshire, Somerset, Devon & Cornwall. Top of the day was 3550gns for the much admired six month old calf Rivermead Victorious Candy, she is maternal sister to Minx Candy VG89 two yearold who won Dairy Day 21 as an In Milk Heifer. This calf has huge potential and was bought by Tanwen Cox of Carmarthenshire. Close behind at 3300gns was the best of the Saxown consignment, the much admired In CalfHeifer Saxown Victorious Heidi, this super heifer was backed with 7 generations of VG & EX dams and sold due in February to sexed Ferdinand to Smyth McCann of Northern Ireland. The 9 milkers were a slightly more selective trade and topped at 2100gns for Saxown James Heidi, this heifer was backed with 5 striaght excellent dams and sold giving 26kgs to Kev Rickard & Family of Newport. At 1900gns was Saxown Matt Cash GP83, this heifer from the noted Cash Family sold back in Calf to sexed Addiction to the Buddleford Partneship of Cullompton. The only milker from Rivermead was Rivermead Velocitys Scarlet ET GP84, an embryo daughteroff the All American Shantals Cgar Shiloh EX95, she sold to Robert & Lorraine Hunter of Lanarkshire, Scotland for their Clydevalley herd. In Calf Heifers were an excellent trade with others to 1750gns twice for Rivermead Matt Pixie and Rivermead Matt Waffle both due in April …

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ABAB Handling Rule Change

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Please note, we have been sent the following amendment with regard to the calf handling rules at ABAB: In the rules on page 9 can you change Rule 4 to read ‘ Entries will be accepted for Handlers 5 years of age and over on 1st January 2022. However, the Coloured breeds committee reserve the right for the stewards to ask any handlers who were under the age of 7 on 1st January not to enter the ring if they do not show good control of their calf, without assistance, in the collecting area. This decision has been taken to protect the health and safety of all exhibitors, whilst allowing younger experienced handlers to compete Entries close this FRIDAY! No late entries will be accepted. Link to the schedule and entry form, which is also on the shows page of our website and linked to our Facebook page: https://holstein-uk.org/hyb/events/all-breeds-all-britain-2022

Have You Completed Your All Breeds All Britain Entries?

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Entries close this FRIDAY! No late entries will be accepted. Link to the schedule and entry form, which is also on the shows page of our website and linked to our Facebook page: https://holstein-uk.org/hyb/events/all-breeds-all-britain-2022

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UK DAIRY DAY

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JUDGE: Mr Eddie Barrett RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, incalf 1st WINDYRIDGE Barbarian Kimberley PE Manning 2nd SAXOWN Matt Judy 26 The Saxby Family 3rd RIVERMEAD Lemonhead Ivy The Davis Family 4th MOONSHINE Ambition Bramble B Etteridge   JUNIOR COW, in milk, having had two or three calves 1st ERIE Victorious Caramel E M & E & Iwan Morgan 2nd DARNLAW Colton Glitz PE Manning 3rd VALLEY Excitation Precious 2 P Cotton 4th RIVERMEAD Yegabomb Kestrel The Davis Family 5th TREGIBBY Yegabomb Blusher AH Wilson & Son 6th TYRINGHAM Mac Rosa PE Manning JERSEY SENIOR COW IN MILK, having had 4 or more calves  1st TREGIBBY Panama Tequila AH Wilson & Son 2nd MOONSHINE Response Java B Etteridge   JERSEY CHAMPION,  ERIE Victorious Caramel JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION,  TREGIBBY Panama Tequila JERSEY HONORABLE  MENTION WINDYRIDGE Barbarian Kimberley

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Cycle for Sue is in full spin at UK Dairy Day

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We’re raising money for Brain Tumour Research, in memory of Holstein UK Group CEO Sue Cope. Cycle for Sue is in full ‘spin’ at UK Dairy Day to raise money for Brain Tumour Research, in memory of Holstein UK Group CEO and UK Dairy Day Event Director Sue Cope. Earlier this year, Sue lost her short but courageous battle with a brain tumour and her family, friends and colleagues have joined together to cycle two spin bikes a total of 867 miles. Bike one is travelling the distance from Lands’ End to UK Dairy Day in Telford, Shropshire, whilst bike two travels from John O’Groats to the event. The Holstein UK Group were devastated to lose their leader, inspiration, colleague and friend who touched so many people over the 25+ years she worked for the company. Sue was the backbone of the company and so passionate in her role. She has mentored many staff over the years and was dedicated to supporting and driving staff development throughout the company. Sue was instrumental in the organisation of UK Dairy Day since its inception in 2014 and, in 2021, she was presented with the ‘Howard Sneesby Award’ for her fantastic contribution over the years to the National Holstein Show. Sue’s immediate family and friends joined the UK Dairy Day team on Sunday 11th September to officially launch ‘Cycle for Sue’. Speaking on behalf of the family, Sue’s partner Chris Rossington said: “Thank you for everyone for participating. It all makes a difference. To be diagnosed with an incurable brain cancer is bad enough but with a cruel twist it also slowly robs a person of all their faculties too. Hopefully, with what can be raised here at UK Dairy Day, we can help inch closer to finding a cure or at the …

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2022 Jersey Young Breeders Weekend Results

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CALF CLASSES                    Judge: Mr Peter Cotton PRESENTATION CLASS 1st           Lauren Parkhouse 2nd          William Spence 3rd           Jack Davis 4th           Izzy Davis JUNIOR CLASS 1st           Emily Wood 2nd          Jack Davis 3rd           Richard Watson 4th           Bethany Wood 5th           Ava Dickinson 6th           Zara Dickinson 7th           Georgie Bertram 8th           Oliver Pye INTERMEDIATE CLASS 1st           Izzy Davis 2nd          Alfie Parkhouse 3rd           Mark Grififn 4th           Joseph Watson 5th           Katie Bertram 6th           Freddie Etteridge 7th           Euan Bertam SENIOR CLASS 1st           Lauren Parkhouse 2nd          William Spence 3rd           Chloe Peach 4th           Cova Butcher 5th           Frank Griffin CHAMPION                                        Izzy Davis RESERVE CHAMPION                     Lauren Parkhouse HONOURABLE MENTION              Alfie Parkhouse National Clipping Competition – Novice 1st           Jack Davis 2nd          Emily Wood 3rd           Richard Watson & Ellie Davis 4th           Bethany Wood 5th           George Bertram & Ava Dickinson 6th           Zara Dickinson National Clipping Competition 1st           Lauren Parkhouse 2nd          Cova Butcher 3rd           Chloe Peach 4th           Izzy Davis 5th           William Spence 6th           Frank Griffin Poster Competition                        1st           Just A Few Jerseys 2nd          The Jersey Stars 3rd           Flat the the Mat Jerseys 4th           Black Smoke Jerseys Junior Stockperson                         Izzy Davis Overall Stockperson                       Lauren Parkhouse Most Improved Member              Frank Griffin Best Newcomer                               Joseph Watson Frank Poskitt Award for the member gaining the most from the weekend           Ellie Parkhouse Novice Showmanship                    Richard Watson Junior Showmanship                     Emily Wood Intermediate Showmanship       Izzy Davis Senior Showmanship                     Lauren Parkhouse Junior Clipping – Novice               Jack Davis Senior Clipping                                 Lauren Parkhouse Stockjudging Award                        Joseph Watson Calf Presentation                            Just a Few Jerseys Best Team Captain                          Izzy Davis Top Team                                            Flat to the Mat Jerseys Tidy Lines                                            Jersey Stars Muck Heap Challenge                   Just a Few Jerseys #proudtobepedigree #jerseycows

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The Passing of Her Majesty The Queen

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The Jersey Cattle Society of the UK would like to express their great sadness at the passing of our Patron Her Majesty The Queen. Our Board of Trustees and Members extend their deepest condolences to his Majesty the King and all the Royal family. HM The Queen was hugely admired as she devoted her whole life to serve the nation which has reigned for over 70 years.

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2022 Jersey Young Breeders Weekend Complete!

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A heartfelt thank you to all who came, helped, fed and watered to Showtime Supplies who sponsored our young breeders and above all else, thank you to the Spence Family who did a really wonderful job of hosting the event once again. Skills were learnt Friendships were made See you all next year! #proudtobepedigree #jerseycows

MULTI BREED CALF SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr S Wake RESULTS SHOWMANSHIP, Novice/Junior Jersey 1st Charlie McKeeman 2nd Elizabeth McCann 3rd Ella Kennedy 4th Harris Kennedy SHOWMANSHIP,  Intermediate Jersey 1st Amy McNeely 2nd Archie McNeely SHOWMANSHIP Mature Jersey 1st Chloe McNeely SHOWMANSHIP CHAMPION Chloe McNeely RESERVE SHOWMANSHIP CHAMPION Charlie McKeeman  HONOURABLE MENTION Elizabeth McCann JERSEY born on or after 1st March 2022,  1st POTTERSWALLS Dreamer Dawn Maineview JERSEY born between 1st December and 28th February 2022,  1st MOSTRAGEE RT Premier Spritz ET T McKnight & R Black 2nd POTTERSWALLS Ferdinand Lady The Fleming Family 3rd WYREFOREST Lemonhead Annette S McCann & A O’Sullivan 4th CAUSEWAYGELN Chrome Tequila C McKeeman 5th POTTERSWALLS Ferdinand Glamour 3 The Fleming Family & Mark Henry JERSEY born 1st September 2021 & 30th November 2021 1st TREASURE Adreas Fernleaf ET The Sizzlers 2nd POTTERSWALLS Blackapple Starlight The Fleming Family 3rd MOSTRAGEE RT Premier Spritz ET M Henry & R Timlin 4th DAMM Jordan Raelynn G&D Simpson 5th PRIESTLAND Ferdinand Snow White John McLean 6th POTTERSWALLS Caliban Lady 2 C McKeeman JERSEY born between 1st January 2021 & 30th April 2021 1st POTTERSWALLS Jordon Martha The Fleming Family 2nd UPPERTULLY Maid Lady CA & A McNeely   JERSEY CHAMPION TREASURE Adreas Fernleaf ET JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION POTTERSWALLS Blackapple Starlight JERSEY HONOURABLE MENTION POTTERSWALLS Jordon Martha OVERALL INTERBREED CHAMPION TREASURE Adreas Fernleaf ET

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Farming Life Report on Society AGM at Kingsbeck Jerseys

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Farming Life publication has kindly focussed the KINGSBECK herd of John McCosh who kindly hosted the 2022 Society AGM, with over 70 members in attendance. The AGM took place in the morning with members enjoying walking around the KINGSBECK herd in their first-class environment. We are indebted to both John McCosh, Leanne and the team at KINGSBECK along with our sponsors who made the day such a success Click to read the full report: Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 #proudtobepedigree #jerseycows

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Milk Production Competition Results, Recording Year 2020-2021

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The 2020-2021 Milk Production Competition results were announced at the 2022 AGM. Top ten places are listed in each class, all animals from an ICAR approved recording system with automatic entry for all classes except the Barnowl trophy. Beauty’s Trophy, highest lifetime kilograms of butterfat from a cow passing 50,000kgs of milk in the recording year 1st DE Shaw – GREYLEYS Sweet Dosh: 8th lactation, 54,786kgs milk, 4,007kgs butterfat Champions Cup, highest kilograms of butterfat and protein in a CM qualified lactation 1st The Hunter Family – CLIFTON Aussiegold Samantha: 3rd lactation, 10,90kgs, 8.21, 4.04, 1,337kgs combined. Bred by S & D C Bland Raylands Trophy, highest kilograms of butterfat and protein in a CM qualified lactation. Dam to be RM qualified. Cow and Dam to be bred by owner 1st The Hunter Family – CLYDEVALLEY Ipod Flora: 4th lactation, 12,614kgs, 6.42, 4.09, 1,326kgs combined Foxbury Trophy, highest kilogams of butterfat and protein in a CM qualified lactation, cow classified Excellent 1st The Hunter Family – CLYDEVAlLEY Ipod Flora: 4th lactation, 12,614kgs, 6.42, 4.09, 1,326kgs combined John Ibbotson Memorial Trophy, highest kilograms of milk from a cow classified Excellent during the recording year 1st SE Lane – HAREPLAIN Lemonhead Reagan: 3rd lactation, 13,241kgs, 4.04, 3.37, 981kgs combined Wheldon Memorial Trophy, highest kilograms of butterfat and protein in 3 consecutive CM lactations 1st The Hunter Family – CLYDEVALLEY Rocket Flora 2: lactation’s 5-7, 3,739kgs fat & protein Grosvenor Berry Memorial Trophy, highest kilograms of butterfat and protein in 6 consecutive CM lactations 1st JD Evans – GADDESDEN Tracy: lactations 3-8, 5,373kgs fat & protein. Bred by Mr CW & Mrs BA Wray Secretarys Tropht, highest lifetime yield of butterfat and protein 1st The Fleming Family – POTTERSWALLS Juno Glamour 2 ET: 11 lactations totalling 9,907kgs Barnowl Trophy Best Female Family, three …

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A Wonderful Day had by all at Society AGM!

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The KINGSBECK herd of John McCosh kindly hosted the 2022 Society AGM, with over 70 members in attendance. The AGM took place in the morning with members enjoying walking around the KINGSBECK herd in their first-class environment. We are indebted to both John McCosh, Leanne and the team at KINGSBECK along with our sponsors who made the day such a success #proudtobepedigree #jerseycows

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Jersey Young Breeders Weekend Forms Available Now!

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We are extremely grateful to the Spence Family of WOODWAY Jerseys for hosting the 2022 JYB weekend on the 2nd – 4th September. Forms are now available to download Form 1 – General Form Form 2 – Medical Consent Form #futuregeneration #proudtobepedigree

STITHIANS SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr I Howie RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, incalf 1st JUSTAFEW Casino Wind Louise Phillips 2nd JUSTAFEW Casino Anemone JERSEY,  COW, in incalf but not in milk 1st DISCOVERY Casino Shayla Mrs N Bottom JERSEY HEIFER, in milk with first calf, not to be more than 2.5 years old at calving  1st JUSTAFEW Crazy Cornflower Louise Phillips JERSEY  COW, in milk with second calf, which was produced under the age of 4 years 1st ANSOM Bay DH Oliver Anemone Louise Phillips JERSEY  FEMALE PROGENY PAIR BY THE SAME SIRE 1st Louise Phillips  JERSEY CHAMPION,  JUSTAFEW Crazy Cornflower JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION,  ANSOM Bay DH Oliver Anemone JERSEY HONORABLE  MENTION DISCOVERY Casino Shayla

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ANTRIM SHOW

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JUDGE: RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER CALF 1st CAUSEWAY GLEN Chrome Tequila Charlie McKeeman JERSEY,  BREED CHAMPION POTTERSWALLS Joel Glamour RESERVE BREED CHAMPION POTTERSWALLS Chrome Miranda INTERBREED CHAMPION POTTERSWALLS Joel Glamour INTERBREED GROUP OF THREE Potterswalls Jerseys INTERBREED PAIR Potterswalls Jerseys  THOMPSONS CHAMPION COW OF THE YEAR POTTERSWALLS Joel Glamour

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Princess Anne Visits Jersey Judging at Royal Welsh Show

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The Jersey ring was graced by the presence of Princess Anne during the Breed Championship presentation at the Royal Welsh on Tuesday 19th July. Pictured is Princess Anne congratulating Hefyn Wilson with his champion, TREGIBBY Panama Tequila along with judge Mark Davis of RIVERMEAD and a representative of our class sponsors, NFU,

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ROYAL WELSH SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Mark Davis RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, maiden, not to exceed 18 months of age 1st MYDRIM Victorious Love Me Tara James Evans 2nd SALFACH Jordan Jasmine Salfach Jerseys 3rd  SALFACH Joel Chocolate Salfach Jerseys 4th CERZ Banging Josie Juniper C Jones 5th CERZ Banging Lorna Louise C Jones 6th MYDRIM Coltons Louise James  Evans 7th MON Oliver March Pearl Mon Jerseys JERSEY,  HEIFER, incalf with first calf 1st MYDRIM Coltons Lovable Tara James Evans  2nd MYDRIM Tequila Ceres James Evans 3rd CERZ Barnabas Lotus C Jones 4th PENBRYN Viral Yarrow WR & M Thomas & Son JERSEY HEIFER, in milk  1st MYDRIM Rockcliff Miracle Heidi James Evans 2nd CERZ Wilbert Primrose Tulip C Jones 3rd ERIE Tequilabay Grove  EM & E & IR Morgan JERSEY JUNIOR CHAMPION MYDRIM Rockcliff Miracle Heidi  RESERVE JERSEY JUNIOR CHAMPION MYDRIM Coltons Lovable Tara JERSEY COW, any age and in calf, with second or subsequent calf 1st FUTUREDREAMS Ressurection Summertime Veronica James Evans JERSEY  COW, in milk with second calf 1st ERIE Victorious Caramel EM, E & IR Morgan 2nd TREGIBBY Engineer Panama WJP Wilson 3rd TREGIBB Yegabomb Dream Girl WJP Wilson 4th MYDRIM Colton New Year Sandy James Evans JERSEY,  COW, in milk with fourth or subsequent calf 1st TREGIBBY Panama Tequila WJP Wilson 2nd SAXOWN Colton Heidi 19 James Evans JERSEY,  Group of Three 1st WJP Wilson JERSEY BREED CHAMPION TREGIBBY Panama Tequila JERSEY RESERVE BREED CHAMPION ERIE Victorious Caramel  JERSEY HONOURABLE MENTION TREGIBBY Engineer Panama   INTERBREED FUTURITY PAIR MYDRIM & SALFACH Jerseys  RESERVE INTERBREED GROUP OF THREE TREGIBBY Jerseys RESERVE INTERBREED CHAMPION TREGIBBY Panama Tequila INTEBREED CHAMPION PAIR TREGIBBY Jerseys 

ASHBY SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr J Arrowsmith RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, born in 2020 or 2021 1st DEVAL Video Accordian B&H Griffin 2nd BARNOWL Brunell Victoria Barnowl Jerseys 3rd DEVAL Genominator Zilma B&H Griffin JERSEY,  HEIFER, in milk 1st BARNOWL Matt Vicki Barnowl Jerseys 2nd DEVAL Genominator Zing B&H Griffin 3rd BARNOWL Sherpa Jasmine 3 Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY COW, in milk  1st BARNOWL Excitation Sunspot Barnowl Jersey 2nd BARNOWL Lure Azalea Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY  COW, in-calf 1st DEVAL Joel Violin B&H Griffin 2nd BARNOWL Invictus Bouquet Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY  GROUP OF THREE 1st BARNOWL Jerseys 2nd Deval Jerseys   JERSEY CHAMPION,  BARNOWL Matt Vicki JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION,  BARNOWL Excitation Sunspot  

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Katherines Jerseys – Award Winning Milk!

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Congratulations Katherine Jenkinson on winning the Best Liquid Milk Award at Great Yorkshire Show 2022! Katherines also scooped a Third Prize for milk from an individual cow and for strawberry ice cream.

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A Great Result for Young Breeders at Great Yorkshire Show!

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Congratulations to Izzy Lee (SILVERSPRAKLE) who won the Junior Young Handlers Class at Great Yorkshire Show and Tori Wilson (HAILSTONE) who won the Intermediate class and went on to win Reserve Overall Handler! A fantastic result! #jerseyyoungbreeders

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GREAT YORKSHIRE SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr John Waller INTERBREED JUDGE: Mr M Gould RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER, born in 2021  1st SAXOWN Lonestar Judy 29 The Saxby Family 2nd RAVENFIELD Stubby Vanessa Ravenfield Jerseys 3rd BLYTHBRIDGE Huxford Radiant ML Farming 4th VALLEY Rockwell Lady Mr P Cotton 5th GILBROOK Hurricane Jillian Mr MH Richardson 6th HAILSTONE Safari Winsome 2 Messrs M&D Wilson 7th LLAYWARD Cosmo Joyful Jordan ML Faming 8th KATHERINES Victorious Nightingale Miss KE Jenkinson 9th KATHERINES Ontime Beatrice Miss KE Jenkinson 10th LONGING Day Dream Countess Mr EG Armitage JERSEY HEIFER, in calf, born on or between 1st April and 31st December 2020 1st LONGING Ambition Charm Mr EG Armitage 2nd HEATHWAITE Spannerman Poppy Miss KE Jenkinson JERSEY COW, in calf, not less than 5 months, to be shown with a dry udder 1st RAVENFIELD Action Lassie Ravenfield Jerseys JERSEY HEIFER, in milk, which has produced her first and only calf before attaining the age of two and a half years 1st SAXOWN Matt Judy 26 The Saxby Family 2nd COLDEATON Tequila Daisy Belle Coldeaton Jersey Dairy 3rd LAYWARD Divinely Victorious Miss K Scott 4th GILBROOK Viral Prance Mr MH Richardson 5th LONGING Video Daffodil Mr EG Armitage JERSEY JUNIOR COW IN MILK, having calved twice 1st TOOBEES Chrome Alexandra Butterfield & Burton 2nd COLDEATON Excitation Jospehine Coldeaton Jersey Dairy 3rd NETHERVALLEY Tequila Tayberry Messrs M&D Wilson 4th COLDEATON Maya Chief Daisy Belle Coldeaton Jersey Dairy 5th LONGING Iatola Virginian Winnie Mr EG Armitage JERSEY,  INTERMEDIATE COW IN MILK, having had three calves 1st HONEYGIRLS Welsh Lily Mr E Sugden 2nd COLDEATON Yegabomb Jospehine Coldeaton Jersey Dairy 3rd CHERRYVIEW Legal M Lacey Waring & Birkle 4th GILBROOK Mr T Heritage Mr MH Richardson 5th VALLEY Excitation Precious 2 Mr P Cotton JERSEY, SENIOR COW, in milk having had four or more calves 1st COLDEATON …

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DEVON COUNTY SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Colin Christophers INTERBREED JUDGE: Mr Edward Griffiths RESULTS AOB MAIDEN HEIFER, born on or after 1st April 2021 1st RIVERMEAD Bubba Tweeny The Davis Family 2nd RIVERMEAD Gin Winnie The Davis Family 3rd RIVERMEAD Victorious Sangria The Davis Family 4th Lonestar Anellie 2 Eleanor Johns   AOB HEIFER, in milk, having calved under 36 months of age 2nd RIVERMEAD Rocketman Creamy The Davis Family   AOB COW, any age, in milk 1st RIVERMEAD Casino Sonic The Davis Family 2nd RIVERMEAD Verdi Pixie The Davis Family   CHAMPION RIVERMEAD Casino Sonic RESERVE CHAMPION RIVERMEAD Verdi Pixie   INTERBREED CHAMPION HEIFER RIVERMEAD Rockman Creamy  INTERBREED GROUP OF THREE CHAMPION The Davis Family  INTERBREED PAIR CHAMPION The Davis Family   RESERVE INTERBREED CHAMPION RIVERMEAD Casino Sonic

ROYAL NORFOLK SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Barry Daw INTERBREED JUDGE: Mrs Lisa Window-Walker RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER, born in 2021 & not in calf 1st BARNOWL Brunell Jasmine 3 Barnowl Jerseys 2nd MOONSHINE Christmas Lady Moonshine Jerseys 3rd EASTPOINT Craze Heidi 2 Oaklands Farming Partners  JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf to be up to 2 years and 6 months old at the time of calving 1st MOONSHINE Response Lady Moonshine Jerseys 2nd PORINGLAND Carroza 29 CR Cawston Ltd 3rd BARNOWL Brunell Victoria Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY HEIFER, in milk having calved her first calf at the age of 2 year s&  months or under 1st BARNOWL Matt Vicki Barnowl Jerseys 2nd BRAYMEADOW Engineer Eternity Smith Farms JERSEY Dry Cow, 1st KINDER Tequila Primrose Smith Farms 2nd BARNOWL Invictus Bouquet Barnowl Jerseys 3rd JIMMYS Kyros Festivity Boldstar Jerseys JERSEY COW IN MILK or in calf, produced either 30,000kgs of milk at 5% butterfat ot more in 6 lactations of 305 days 1st MOONSHINE Response Java 2nd MOONSHINE Guapo Jave JERSEY,  COW IN MILK, with second calf under the age of 4 years 1st BARNOWL Maid Jasmine Barnowl Jerseys 2nd ROSETTE Casino Roulette F8 Rosette Jerseys 3rd BRAYMEADOW Joel Cassie Smith Farms JERSEY, COW, in milk with third calf 1st BARNOWL Joel Phantasy Barnowl Jerseys 2nd CHOLMONDELEY Link Phoebe Marquess of Cholmondeley’ JERSEY, SENIOR COW, in milk with fourth or subsequent calf 1st MOONSHINE Response Java Moonshine Jerseys 2nd MOONSHINE Guapo Jave Moonshine Jerseys 3rd KINDER Broiler Primrose Smith Farms JERSEY GROUP OF THREE FEMALES 1st Barnowl Jerseys 2nd Moonshine Jerseys JERSEY PAIRS 1st Moonshine Jerseys 2nd Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY JUNIOR CHAMPION BARNOWL Matt Vicki JERSEY RESERVE JUNIOR CHAMPION BRAYMEADOW Engineer Eternity JERSEY CHAMPION MOONSHINE Response Java JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION BRAYMEADOW Engineer Eternity INTERBREED CLASSES HEIFER CHAMPION BARNOWL Matt Vicki RESERVE OVERALL INTERBREED CHAMPION MOONSHINE RESPONSE JAVA RESERVE PAIRS MOONSHINE Jerseys …

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2022 Show Results

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Throughout the 2022 Show Season, don’t forget to take a look at our show results page to see the latest! Click to view: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/shows/ Saying this, I sadly cannot be at every show and rely on other people or the shows themselves to communicate results with me. Therefore, if you have a local show you exhibit at, please feel free to send the results and any photographs across to me via email: . They would be most gratefully received. #proudtobepedigree #showtime

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LINCOLNSHIRE SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Tom Saxby RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER, under 12 months of age on day of show 1st BARNOWL Brunell Jasmine 3 Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY,  MAIDEN HEIFER, or heifer in calf, over 12 months of age on day of show 1st BARNOWL Brunell Victoria Barnowl Jerseys 2nd RAVENFIELD Stubby Vanessa Ravenfield Jerseys JERSEY HEIFER, in milk which has produced her first and only calf under the age of 30 months 1st BARNOWL Matt Vicki Barnowl Jerseys 2nd RAVENFIELD Florence 21 Ravenfield Jerseys JERSEY JUNIOR CHAMPION BARNOWL Matt Vicki JERSEY RESERVE JUNIOR CHAMPION BARNOWL Brunell Victoria   JERSEY, DRY COW, not less than 5 months in calf 1st RAVENFIELD Action Lassie Ravenfield Jerseys 2nd BARNOWL Invictus Bouquet Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY, COW, in milk with second calf 1st BARNOWL Excitation Sunspot Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY, COW, in milk with third or subsequent calf 1st RAVENFIELD Susie 5 Ravenfield Jerseys 2nd BARNOWL Joel Phantasy Barnowl Jerseys JERSEY GROUP OF THREE FEMALES 1st Barnowl Jerseys 2nd Ravenfield Jerseys JERSEY DAM & DAUGHTER 1st Barnowl Jerseys 2nd Ravenfield Jerseys JERSEY CHAMPION BARNOWL Excitation Sunspot JERSEY RESERVE CHAMPION BARNOWL Matt Vicki

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ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Glyn Lucas RESULTS ANY OTHER BREED, HEIFER, born before 1st June 2020 1st BLYTHBRIDGE VIP Reagan Blythbridge Holsteins 2nd PADKIN Lemonhead Sassy A&W Padkin 5th PADKIN Chrome Rosie A&W Padkin    

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Young Breeders Weekend is Back!

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Following on from an extended break due to Covid-19 regulations, we are delighted to announce that the Jersey Young Breeders Weekend is back for 2022! Kindly hosted by the Spence Family of Woodway Jerseys in Leicestershire, we are excited to join them on the weekend of the 2nd – 4th September for fun, games and making lifelong friends. Further details will follow but in the meantime should you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact Becky on 07814 497520 or . #proudtobepedigree #futuregeneration

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ROYAL CORNWALL SHOW

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JUDGE: Miss Carol Pledge RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER, 12-18 months old 1st RIVERMEAD Casino Alexsis The Davis Family 2nd RIVERMEAD Lonestar Ceres The Davis Family 3rd JUSTAFEW Casino Anemone Mr & Mrs P Phillips 4th RIVERMEAD Bubba Tweeny The Davis Family JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf, due to calve no later than 31st October 2022, to be not more than 2 1/2 years  1st JUSTAFEW Casino Wind Mr & Mrs P Phillips 2nd MOORVIEW Prix Hollys Minnie Mr AR & Mrs DL Walters JERSEY HEIFER, in milk which has produced her first and only calf under the age of 2 1/2 years 1st JUSTAFEW Crazy Cornflower Mr & Mrs P Phillips 2nd RIVERMEAD Rocketman Creamy The Davis Family     JERSEY, JUNIOR COW, in milk, or in calf, which has produced a total lifetime yield of 22,700kgs of milk in officially recorded lactation periods 1st ANSOM Tyler Cyber Mr & Mrs P Phillips JERSEY, COW, in milk with second calf, which was produced under the age of four years (second lactation) 1st RIVERMEAD Casino Sonic  The Davis Family 2nd ANSOM D H Oliver Bayi Anemone Mr & Mrs P Phillips JERSEY, JERSEY, cow in milk with third or subsequent calf (3rd or later lactation) 1st RIVERMEAD Verdi Pixie The Davis Family JERSEY, PAIR,  1st The Davis Family 2nd Mr & Mrs P Phillips     JERSEY, GROUP OF THREE 1st The Davis Family 2nd Mr & Mrs P Phillips BREED CHAMPION, ANSOM Tyler Cyber RESERVE BREED CHAMPION, RIVERMEAD Verdi Pixie HONOURABLE MENTION, RIVERMEAD Casino Sonic        

ROYAL BATH & WEST SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Richard Saxby Calf Classes: Mr James Evans RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER, maximum age of 18 months on the first day of show (born after 1st December 2020) 1st MOONLIGHT Victorious Molly Miss Chloe Peach 2nd BURYHILL Littlestar Rumour 2 Miss Zoe Cambridge 3rd MOONLIGHT Stormy Victorious Nouvelle Miss Chloe Peach 4th BURYHILL Littlestar Honey Miss Zoe Cambridge JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf, with first calf at under three years of age 1st OLYMPIC Lavolta Craze Miss Zoe Cambridge JERSEY HEIFER, in milk having calved her first calf at under three years 1st OLYMPIC Gorgeous Valentine Miss Sarah Howie 2nd BURYHILL Engineer Rumour Lula Miss Zoe Cambridge 3rd MOONLIGHT Mitz Miss Chloe Peach   JERSEY, JUNIOR COW, in milk, having calved not more than twice 1st FUTUREDREAMS Colton Easter Daffodil Miss Sarah Howie JERSEY, SENIOR COW, in milk, having calved three times or more 1st JOSIES Excitation Stevie Miss Josie Dowding 2nd DREAMMAKER Vegas Bomb Charmer Miss Sarah Howie JERSEY, Group of Three, property of the same exhibitor but not necessarily exhibitor bred 1st Miss Zoe Cambridge JERSEY, PAIR, the property of the same exhibitor but not necessarily exhibitor bred 1st Miss Zoe Cambridge 2nd Miss Chloe Peach   BREED CHAMPION, JOSIES Excitation Stevie RESERVE BREED CHAMPION OLYMPIC Gorgeous Valentine  CALF CLASS, Any other dairy bred heifer, born on or between 1st December 2021 and 28th February 2022 1st MOONLIGHT Stormy Victorious Miss Chloe Peach CALF CLASS, Any other dairy bred heifer, born between 1st September & 30th November 2021 3rd PHOENIX Colton Locket Miss Rosalea Brown  CALF CLASS, Any other dairy bred heifer, born on or between 1st May & 31st August 2021 1st MOONLIGHT Victorious Molly Miss Chloe Peach CALF CLASS, Any other dairy breed, born on or between 1st January & 30th April 2021 2nd BURYHILL Littlestar Rumour 2 Miss Zoe Cambridge CALF …

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Boris Johnson visits Royal Cornwall Show

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Peter and Louise Phillips of JUSTAFEW Jerseys found themselves with a new handler at Royal Cornwall in our Prime Minister, Boris Johnson! Boris is pictured here with ANSOM Dholiver Bayi Anemone VG87. This topped off a great week for JUSTAFEW having won the Breed Championship with ANSOM Tyler Anemone. Congratulations! #proudtobepedigree

OTLEY SHOW

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JUDGE: Mrs A Stable RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, aged 9-18 months  1st Mr EG Armitage 2nd Ravenfield Jerseys 3rd Alexander Fort-Minish JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf, 1st Hattie Stapleton 2nd Mr EG Armitage JERSEY COW, in calf,  1st Honeygirls Jerseys 2nd Ravenfield Jerseys JERSEY, HEIFER, in milk,  1st Mr EG Armitage 2nd Honeygirls Jerseys JERSEY, COW, in milk 1st The Coates Family 2nd Honeygirls Jerseys 3rd Mr EG Armitage JERSEY, Best Pair 1st Mr EG Armitage 2nd Honeygirls Jerseys

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BALMORAL SHOW

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JUDGE: RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, born on or after 1st September  1st POTTERSWALLS Chrome Evening The Fleming Family JERSEY,  HEIFER, in milk, calved under three years of age 1st PRIESTLAND Fizz Harmonica The McLean Family JERSEY COW, in milk, having had two calvings  1st POTTERSWALLS Skipper Magic The Fleming Family 2nd POTTERSWALLS Dazzler Elisha The Fleming Family JERSEY, COW, in milk, having had three or more calvings 1st POTTERSWALLS Bontino Dawn The Fleming Family 2nd POTTERSWALLS Impression Magic 2 The Fleming Family JERSEY, Pair 1st The Fleming Family 2nd The Fleming Family JERSEY, Champion POTTERSWALLS Bontino Dawn Reserve Champion POTTERSWALLS Impression Magic 2 BEST JERSEY HEIFER, PRIESTLAND Fizz Harmonica INTERBREED CHAMPION, POTTERSWALLS Bontino Dawn RESERVE INTERBREED PAIRS, The Fleming Family RESERVE INTERBREED GROUP OF THREE, The Fleming Family

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Pedigree Livestock Services to take on the role of Company Secretary for the Society

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The Directors of the Jersey Cattle Society of the UK are pleased to announce that Pedigree Livestock Services have been selected to replace Jolly British as our Company Secretary. Emma Horn will remain in position during the hand over which should be completed by the end of May. In the meantime points of contact for members continue to be Emma, Becky our Field Officer and Claire at NBDC animal registrations. Pedigree Livestock Services (PLS) specialise working in partnership with Livestock Breed Societies providing a bespoke administrative support service. The company can provide as little or as much resource to any Society from their dedicated Pedigree Livestock Services team. Pedigree Livestock Services will be providing administration support to the Jersey Cattle Society of the UK and their members and will be taking up the position of Company Secretary for the breed. Taking up the contact role for the breed and their members is Pedigree Livestock Services general manager, Heather Pritchard. Commenting on this new working partnership, Andy Ryder managing director of Pedigree Livestock Services said the team can deliver and assist with the Society’s requirements as we offer over 150 years combined experience in the livestock and agricultural industry. We are looking forward to working with the members of the Jersey Cattle Society of the UK.

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Coloured Breeds Judges Announced for UK Dairy Day 2022

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Travelling over from Ireland is Eddie Barrett to judge this year’s Jersey classes. Eddie is the Dairy Breeding Programme Manager with the National Cattle Breeding Centre (NCBC) in Ireland. He, along with his team, is responsible for the delivery of an elite selection of top dairy sires for the benefit of NCBC shareholders and farmers and the export requirements of “Ireland Genetics”. Eddie grew up on the family farm which is home to the Laurelmore Herd. He is a member of the IHFA official Holstein judges’ panel, having been first selected in 1992. He is also on the Jersey Cattle Society of the UK Judging Panel. He has officiated as Master Judge for IHFA Judging Conference and been a member of the selection panel for the IHFA Holstein team at the European Show in Brussels. Eddie has also been on official breed and inter-breed judging assignments in Ireland, the UK and France, including the Interbreed Judge at RUAS Balmoral and Welsh Dairy Show, along with numerous national and regional Holstein and Jersey herd competition assignments.

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Clandeboye Judges Workshop a Success!

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The first of the 2022 Judges Workshops was held on Saturday at Clandeboye, by kind permission of Mark Logan and the Clandeboye Estate Co Ltd team. We were delighted to have so many potential future judges join us to experience the process of judging and to encourage their thoughts towards considering joining the panel in the future. Once again, we thank the team at Clandeboye and to all those who attended. Please remember you can still book our place at Clifton and Rivermead via the JCS Team.

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Kingsbeck lift the Lilyhill

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John McCosh of the Kingsbeck herd based in Biggar, South Lanarkshire has been awarded the Lilyhill Cup for the Gold Cup Jersey herd. Herds qualifying for the Gold Cup record the highest levels of combined fat and protein. The 185 cow Kingsbeck herd had a CF & P of 816kgs. Congratulations to all!

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2022 WJCB Global Online Conference

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The 2022 WJCB Global Online Conference is due to be held on 28th April via an online meeting. If you wish to attend, details of how to register are within the linked pack below. Once you have registered further information will be emailed to you. The meeting will be split in to four sections: 1 – Global Data Sharing, Initiatives and Opportunities 2 – Gene Editing 3 – Maintaining a Social Licence 4 – Jersey – Most Profitable and Sustainable Cow View full information here: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/WJCB-2022-Global-Online-Conference-28.04.2022.pdf

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Blythbridge Open Day

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Colin and Izzy Laird extend an invitation to attend their charity fundraising open day on 12th May at Blythbridge, Peeblesshire. The focus of the day is to view the newly built dairy system which includes 8 Lely robots. To book please email Colin and Izzy: Click to view open day flier: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Laird-Open-Day.jpg

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Stepping down after a decade of service

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After over a decade of service to the Jersey Cattle Society, Emma Horn is standing down from her role as Company Secretary.  Emma and her team at Jolly British Business Support Ltd have been at the heart of the effective and professional management of our Society.   During Emma’s time with us, she has worked studiously to support the board, manage the society finances, processes and services, and delivered projects including the design and development of the JCS website, online CRM membership platform and electronic newsletter.  Alongside her managerial work, Emma and her team provided the organisational and administration support for Membership, Herd Book, Registrations and Society events.  I am sure, as I speak on behalf of the board, Emma and her team will be missed by many. With the support of Emma, the search is now on to find a new person or team to fulfill the important roles carried out by Jolly British, and to work closely with Becky Hurd (FSO) and Claire Cooksey (Animal Registrations).  I use this opportunity to ask members who may know or who can recommend a suitable candidate(s) to contact either myself, a fellow member of the Board or indeed Emma. Mark Logan, JCS Chairman Photo above: Emma Horn (right) and Allison Whitelaw (left) at the last JCS National Show, where the Society won the award for the best internal trade stand. 

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Cow Monitors Aid Management at Yareal

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“We are farming over 1,500 cows in total. Jerseys have a better feed conversion rate. We can stock more per acre and their high solid milk best fits our Arla contract. Jerseys also have good fertility and feet and play a key role in creating a successful dairy business” John Cookson, Yareal Dairy Operations Manager Click to view full article: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/Yareal-21032022.pdf

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Judges Workshops for 2022

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Promoting the strength of the Jersey breed in the showring – open to all members (aged over 16) Saturday 30th April – Host: Mark Logan “Clandeboye” (Venue: Clandeboye Estate, Bangor, Northern Ireland) Thursday 5th May – Host: Steven Bland “Clifton” (Venue: Abbott Lodge, Clifton, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2HD) New date to be confirmed – Host: Mark Davies “Rivermead” (Venue: Westcott Farm, Westleigh, Tiverton EX16 7EW) Each workshop will be informal, friendly and non-competitive.Our aim is to provide everyone with the opportunity, whether a seasoned Judge, just starting out or interested in becoming a Judge, to freely discuss the strength of the Jersey breed, your judging and practice your reasoning skills.  If would you like join us at one or more of the above workshops, to practice your judging and reasoning skills in an informal environment whilst meeting like-minded Jersey breeders, please do not hesitate contact either Robert Hunter on m: 07774 134787 or Emma on 07971 020817 / .  We look forward to hearing from you and to help answer any questions you may have about the workshops.   #Breedingforthefuture #FutureJudges #Pedigree #JerseyCattle #JerseyQuality #JerseyAdvantage #showcasingthebestofthebreed

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BORDERWAY UK DAIRY EXPO

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JUDGE: Ms Terri Packard, Maryland, USA RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER,  1st TREASURE Andreas Fernleaf The Summer Sizzlers 2nd Blythbridge VIP Reagan Blyth Farms 3rd Ingleview Casino Blackberry TA & ML Jackson 4th Katherines Knock Out Gin Fizz Katherine Jenkinson 5th Hailstone Safari Winsome 2 Mark & Diane Wilson JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf 1st KATHERINES Spanner Man Penny Katherine Jenkinson 2nd Clanel Video Daisybelle Heuchan Family 3rd Katherines Matt Amelia Katherine Jenkinson 4th Nethervalley Lemonhead Regina Kerry Scott 5th Skiddaw Jeronimo Tia JA & Y Raven JERSEY Junior Champion Treasure Andreas Fernleaf Reserve Champion Katherines Spanner Man Penny Honourable Mention Blythbridge VIP Reagan     JERSEY, Two Year Old 1st Skiddaw Megapower Bluebell JA & Y Raven 2nd Threapland Maid Faith Miss Amy Bowness JERSEY, Three Year Old 1st Nethervalley Tequila Tayberry Mark & Diane Wilson 2nd Gibraltar Viral Adder Eddie Burrow JERSEY, Senior Cow 1st Honeygirls Welsh Lily Honeygirls Jerseys 2nd Toobees Chrome Alexandra Butterfield & Burton 3rd Flair Topeka Poppy Flair Jerseys 4th Cllifton Barnabas Clover TA & ML Jackson 5th Clifton Chavez Denise TA & ML Jackson 6th Hailstone Valentino Winsome 2 Mark & Diane Wilson 7th Guillyhill Tequila Jezz TA & ML Jackson 8th Pip Yegabomb Faith Miss Amy Bowness   GRAND CHAMPION, HONEYGIRLS Welsh Lily   RESERVE CHAMPION, SKIDDAW Megapower Bluebell   HONOURABLE MENTION, TOOBEES Chrome Alexandra   PREMIER BREEDER, Katherine Jenkinson   PREMIER EXHIBITOR, Katherine Jenkinson

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Strong Trade at the Trekillick Dispersal

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Kivells Auctioneers held the On-Farm Dispersal Sale of the Trekillick herd of 300 Pedigree Jerseys on behalf of the Dyer Family at Trekillick Farm, Bodmin. The Sale attracted 28 different buyers from far and wide both around the ring and online with Cows going to Carmarthen, Anglesey, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Somerset, Devon and locally. Trade was strong and very level throughout with over 50 cows making £1500 or more to a top of 2050gns (£2152) for a third calver “Trekillick Windmake Ponder” by Whitenhill Cavalias Windmaker who had sired many of the best cows in the sale, she sold due in October to sexed Huxford to Messrs Edwards of Carmarthen. A second calver by another UK bred Sire, Bluegrass Blondettes Blue Lagoon sold due in September to Huxford for 1880gns (£1974) to Messrs A & F Mogridge of Dorset who also bought the top priced heifer at 1820gns (£1911) for “Trekillick Gold Fluff” by Grahams Gold P, she was due in August to Huxford. The summer and Autumn Calvers attracted strong interest with other heifers selling to 1750gns (£1837) and several between 1500-1700gns. Fresh milk topped at £1700gns (£1785) for a second calver “Trekillick On Time Laerile” by Lencrest On Time, she was fresh in January and sold giving 39Kgs to Oliver Neagle for his Hiltonbury Herd in Winchester. Fresh heifers at 23 months old topped at 1600gns (£1680) for “Trekillick Equinox Quince” who had just calved a week. Dry Cows were the trade of the day and sold to exceptional demand topping at 1620gns for “Trekillick Lagoon Milly”  a heifer due her second at the end of March with other similar cows to 1600gns (£1680) three times and many between 1400-1600gns. In Calf Heifers were a steadier trade however readily sold to a top call of 1150gns (£1207) …

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“It has been a year to remember for Northern Ireland Jersey breeders” says Farming Life

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Richard Halleron recently featured the POTTERSWALLS, CLANDEBOYE & UPPERTULLY herds from Northern Ireland in an article for Farming Life newspaper. Richard says “not only has a selection of top cows from the POTTERSWALLS and CLANDEBOYE herds taken all the top show accolades but the footprint of the breed throughout the dairy sector continues to strengthen and at an exponential rate” Click HERE to read the full story #proudtobepedigree #northerirelandbreeders #jerseycow

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Coldeaton on the Big Screen Tomorrow!

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During the summer of 2021 the Coldeaton herd of Jo Burrows and her Dad John Stubbs, took part in filming for the BBC1 series, The Farmers Country Showdown! This airs tomorrow, Thursday 6th January at 3:45pm – don’t miss out! #bigscreengirls #dairyqueen

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2021 All Britain Competition – Enter Now!

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The All Britain Awards are designed to highlight cows that have been shown during the year and to give credit to their owners and breeders for the outstanding work they do in promoting the Jersey cow at both national and local events. The All Britain Competition continues to goes from strength to strength with increasing entries and new exhibitors.Entry forms are available now to download from the Members Area of the JCS website. Full competition rules and how to enter are explained on the entry form. Closing date is 12 noon on Monday 10th January, 2022

Fantastic Crowd for the Tyringham Dispersal

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A large crowd gathered for the Tyringham Herd Dispersal of Jerseys which resulted in a fantastictrade topping at £1170, with active purchasers from as far as Scotland, Wales and the South West. Topping the sale was an October calved heifer by Grazeland Lemonhead Devinci. Giving 15.8kg, shewent to Messrs Manning of Minsterley, Shrewsbury to join their herd. Three others reached £1600,two fresh second calvers by Cairnbrae Bontino both went to Messrs Gould of Ipstones with the thirda September calved third calver heading to W S Farm Holdings, Stapleton. Bulk buyers including Messrs Howie of Swindon and Messrs Pugsley of Holsworthy, Devon. In-Calf heifers topped at £1040 with week old calves to £370.

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Interbreed Hattrick for the Jersey at the Winter Fair

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CLANDEBOYE Tequila Cookie is no stranger to the show ring spotlight and she wore the crown once again winning not only the Breed Championship but going on to take the Interbreed title also. Not to be left in the shade, CLANDEBOYE Caramel Cookie also won the heifer section of the Interbreed Championship, with POTTERSWALLS Fillpail Tracy winning the Junior Interbreed! What a day for the breed and congratulations to all those involved.

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WINTER FAIR

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JUDGE: Mr Edward Griffith RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER, born on or after 1st June 2020 1st POTTERSWALLS Fillpail Tracy The Fleming Family 2nd DAMM Video Ruby G & D Simpson 3rd CLANDEBOYE Everest Evita Clandeboye Estate 4th POTTERSWALLS Jordon Glamour The Fleming Family JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf 1st CLANDEBOYE  Chrome 1 Evita Clandeboye Estate 2nd POTTERSWALLS Engineer Glora The Fleming Family JERSEY, HEIFER, in milk, must have calved by three years of age 1st CLANDEBOYE Caramel Cookie Clandeboye Estate 2nd LAYWARD Cosmo Starry Fizz The Fleming Family 3rd POTTERSWALLS Craze Magic The Fleming Family JERSEY HEIFER CHAMPION (IN MILK),  CLANDEBOYE Caramel Cookie RESERVE Heifer Champion LAYWARD Cosmo Starry Fizz JERSEY JUNIOR HEIFER CHAMPION (MAIDEN OR IN CALF),  POTTERSWALLS Fillpail Tracy RESERVE JUNIOR CHAMPION CLANDEBOYE Chrome 1 Evita JERSEY, JUNIOR COW IN MILK, second lactation 1st POTTERSWALLS Joel Glamour The Fleming Family JERSEY, JUNIOR COW, in third or later lactation 1st CLANDEBOYE Tequila Cookie Clandeboye Estate 2nd POTTERSWALLS Chrome Glamour The Fleming Family 3rd CLANDEBOYE Chrome Evita Clandeboye Estate JERSEY, BREED CHAMPION CLANDEBOYE Tequila Cookie RESERVE BREED CHAMPION POTTERSWALLS Chrome Glamour JERSEY, PREMIER EXHIBITOR AWARD The Fleming Family INTERBREED CHAMPION, CLANDEBOYE Tequila Cookie   EXHIBITOR BRED INTERBREED CHAMPION, CLANDEBOYE Tequila Cookie   INTERBREED HEIFER CHAMPION, CLANDEBOYE Caramel Cookie   INTERBREED JUNIOR CHAMPION, POTTERSWALLS Fillpail Tracy

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Congratulations to Clandeboye!

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Clandeboye Estate, Bangor, Northern Ireland and home of Clandeboye Jerseys have been crowned “UK’s Best Product of the Year 2021” for the Madagascan Vanilla Greek Style Yoghurt at this year’s Quality Food Awards! This is the first time the title has found it’s home in Northern Ireland since the awards began over 40 years ago. Following this success, Clandeboye have further signed with an Irish distribution company BWG, who distribute to convenience stores and trade customers across Southern Ireland just in time for the new creamery on the estate. To view the full range of products available from Clandeboye, follow the link: http://www.clandeboye.co.uk/our-venue/clandeboye-yoghurt/

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Jerseys Fly At Exeter!

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Kivells held the Golden Opportunity Sale of 20 Pedigree Jerseys at Exeter Livestock Centre on Friday. Once again Exeter continues to lead the way with the strongest trade anywhere in the UK! There was an excellent quality entry forward and top of the day was 1920gns (£2016) for a third calver “Morebridge Topeka Clematis GP83” by Heartland Merchant Topeka from Messrs MS Ashton & Sons of Torrington who sold others to 1900gns (£1995) twice for a another third calver by Evangelo Del Primero and a Heifer “Morebridge Megapower Brandy” by River Valley Megapower. The same vendors sold others to 1850gns (£1942) and a fourth calver by Tollenaars Impuls Legal to 1750gnsn (£1837)! Messrs Ashton also sold two Dry Cows to 1600gns (£1680) and 1500gns (£1575) and their consignment of 16 averaged a whopping £1764! Bruce, Jenny & Jess Ravenhill-White of Umberleigh sold three cracking Cows & Heifers from their Whitenhill Herd and topped at 1900gns for a second calver “Whitenhill Santas Windsock VG87” by Bluegrass Carols Santa Claus. “Whitenhill Citations Chestnut GP84” sold having calved in August at 1850gns whilst the other heifer by a homebred sire sold at 1750gns. Richard Norman of Yeovil sold a fifth calver “Cracker Nadals Girl” by Lencrest Nadal at 1520gns (£1596)! Averages: 17 In Milk Cows & Heifers      £1835 3 In Calf Cows & Heifers         £1470

Cornish Club Herd Competition Results are In!

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Cornish Club Secretary Lisa Hopwood says, “thank you to Tim Garry for judging and to Wayne Jeffery for hosting the Pasty & Presentation evening and to all the sponsors, without whom this competition could not happen. We had 10 herds enter which was fantastic and the rosettes were really special, thanks to Leeza Wiliams”. To view the full results, please follow the link below: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/2021-cornwall-club-herd-competition/

2021 Cornwall Club Herd Competition

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Judge: Mr Tim Garry RESULTS JERSEY MAIDEN HEIFER, 12-18 MONTHS 1st HAYVALLEY Lets Video Dance The Renfree Family 2nd TRENOWETH Barcelona Lily The Johns Family 3rd CARDINNEY Machine Candy 10 The Warren Family   JERSEY HEIFER IN CALF 1st CARDINNEY Bontino Ashley 21 The Warren Family 2nd WHITENHILL Riley Luga The Johns Family 3rd BOJEWYAN Dazzler Yelino The Murley Family JERSEY HEIFER IN MILK 1st CARDINNEY Bontino Winner 3 The Warren Family 2nd QUINTRELL Chief Faith The Colwell Family 3rd HONEYFIELDS Casino Belle The Renfree Family JERSEY DRY COW 1st CARDINNEY Wonderman Cocoa 2 The Warren Family 2nd TORVALLEY Joel Jersey Jazz The Renfree Family 3rd TRENITHON Lemonhead Fauna  The Williams Family JERSEY JUNIOR COW IN MILK 1st HONEYFIELDS Victorious Laramie The Renfree Family 2nd CARDINNEY Wonderman Wishful The Warren Family 3rd TRENGILLY Valentino Crimson AJC Carter JERSEY SENIOR COW 1st SOWDEN Hilux Miranda The Warren Family 2nd SPICE Just So Daisy The Renfree Family 3rd QUINTRELL Reagan Scarlett The Colwell Family GROUP OF THREE, same sire or from the same dam 1st ELLIOTS Regency Casino The Renfree Family 2nd RAPIDBAY Reagan The Colwell Family 3rd CARDINNEY Irwin Wonderman The Warren Family PRODUCTION & INSPECTION 1st TORVALLEY Joel Jazz The Renfree Family 2nd QUINTRELL Reagan Scarlett The Colwell Family 3rd SOWDEN Hilux Miranda The Warren Family    LIFETIME PRODUCTION 1st GLANMOR Julian Winc The Warren Family 2nd QUINTRELL Rocket Igloss The Nicholls Family 3rd QUINTRELL Exceptional Devotion The Colwell Family   DAM & DAUGHTER SHIELD 1st QUINTRELL Reagan Annabella & QUINTRELL Viral Anya The Colwell Family 2nd TRENITON Topeka Cornet & TRENITHON Headliner Cornet The Wiliams Family 3rd GLANMOR Julian Winc & CARDINNEY Ladd Winkle The Warren Family LARGE HERD 1st The Colwell Family 2nd The Nicholls Family 3rd The Murley Family MEDIUM HERD 1st The Warren Family 2nd The Williams …

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2021 National Youngstock Show

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For 2021 we took the decision to re-brand the annual National Show, held at The Dairy Show, Shepton Mallet as The National Youngstock Show. At the time of planning Covid-19 regulations were still hitting hard so we took the step to go ahead in supporting our usual venue in their chosen format for this year. The quality of calves forward was strong with judge David Christophers of Trerose Jerseys finding his Champion in Rivermead Bubba Lexi from The Davis Family, Devon. Lexi then went on to lift the Championship crown against 5 breeds and across a full panel of judges, scoring maximum points in the paddle board system. We would like to take this opportunity as a Society to thank the Royal Bath & West of England Society for their hard work in putting this event on in such challenging times and we look forward to joining you again in 2022. To view the full results, please follow the link below: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/2021-national-youngstock-show/

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2021 ALL BREEDS ALL BRITAIN

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Showmanship Judge: Mr Stuart Williams Jersey Classes: Mr Iwan Morgan RESULTS JERSEY SHOWMANSHIP CHAMPIONSHIP Champion: Jessica Ravenhill-White Reserve Champion: Chloe Braithwaite Honourable Mention: Peighton Robertson JERSEY CALF, born on or after 1st March 2021 1st SAXOWN Casino Heidi 34 The Saxby Family 2nd RIVERMEAD Casino Princess Tweeny The Davis Family 3rd MYDRIM Victorious Tara JD Evans  4th MYDRIM Rockcliffs Tequilas March Heidi JD Evans 5th PIERREPONT Disco Lola Mr Michael WN Clear 6th NETHERVALLEY Chrome Waltz Neil Hodge 7th SAXOWN Victorious Vera The Saxby Family 8th RIVERMEAD Casino Blossom The Davis Family JERSEY CALF, born on or after 1st March 2021 1st BEES Tequila Rosemary Bethan Jayne Greenhalgh 2nd REGATTA Video T Ariel GW & M Coates & Son 3rd FUTUREDREAMS Casino In Any Event Veronica Futuredreams Partnership 4th GREENWAY Jamie Amaretto L Rockett & T Marshall 5th RIVERMEAD Matt Tor The Davis Family 6th NETHERVALLEY RS Lemon Candy R&M Scott JERSEY CALF, born between 1st September & 30th November 2020 1st MYDRIM Volcanos Tracy JD Evans 2nd MYDRIM Coltons Lovable Tara JD Evans 3rd REGATTA Video C Ariel Isabelle Harriet Lee 4th NETHERVALLEY Barnabas Vivacious R&M Scott 5th THISTLEROSE Disco Salsa Jane & Phil Arrell 6th CLANEL Video Daisybell Neil Heuchan 7th RIVERMEAD Matt Lets Dance The Davis Family 8th COLDEATON Valentino Absorbine Coldeaton Jerseys 9th GREENWAY Bancroft Toffee Crisp L Rockett & T Marshall 10th LONGING Barcelona Rosebay EG Armitage JERSEY CALF, born between 1st May & 31st August 2020 1st RIVERMEAD Bubba Lexi The Davis Family 2nd MOONSHINE Engineer Lady Ben Etteridge 3rd RIVERMEAD Casino Sunberry The Davis Family 4th TREGIBBY Casino Dreamgirl AH Wilson & Son 5th COLDEATON Valentino Sandpiper Coldeaton Jerseys 6th MYDRIM Tequilas Tracy JD Evans 7th FLAIR Dazzling Poppet Gwen Cochrane 8th PIERREPONT Oliver P Malibu Mr Michael WN Clear   JERSEY CALF, …

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Viking Genetics Jersey Webinar

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Join the live webinar “Is breeding for Type Merit the future for Jersey Genetics?”. Peter Larson, Senior Breeding Manager at VikingGenetics will talk about breeding for different profiles and how you can breed for healthy and profitable Jersey cows and achieve higher efficiency in your dairy herd.  Join the free webinar and learn about: How to achieve the balanced breeding goal relying on different sire profiles? Functional conformation and genetic correlations between type traits and other traits Breeding for healthy, fertile and efficient cows with VikingJersey Sires and how can VikingGenetics UK support you? Time: November 2nd, 19:00-19:45 (GMT) Sign up for the free webinar now: https://bit.ly/3mDHnSI

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2021 NATIONAL YOUNGSTOCK SHOW

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Showmanship Judge: Ms Laura Sales Jersey Classes: Mr David Christophers RESULTS CHANNEL ISLAND SHOWMANSHIP aged 16-20 years,   1st Emily Davis CHANNEL ISLAND SHOWMANSHIP aged 12-15 years ,  1st Chloe Peach CHANNEL ISLAND SHOWMANSHIP CHAMPIONSHIP Emily Davis OVERALL SHOWMANSHIP Emily Davis JERSEY CALF, born on or after 1st January 2021 1st RIVERMEAD Abe Princess The Davis Family JERSEY CALF, born on or between 1st October 2020-31st December 2020 1st RIVERMEAD Matts Lets Dance The Davis Family 2nd PRINCESSTILSTAR Barcelona Birch Michael Oakes JERSEY CALF, born on or between 1st July 2020 – 30th September 2020 1st PRINCESSTILLSTAR Video Belle Michael Oakes CHAMPION JERSEY CALF RIVERMEAD Abe Princess  The Davis Family RESERVE JERSEY CALF PRINCESSTILLSTAR Video Belle Michael Oakes INTERBREED CALF CHAMPION – RESERVE RIVERMEAD Matt Lets Dance   JERSEY HEIFER, born on or between 1st April 2020 – 30th June 2020 1st RIVERMEAD Bubba Lexi The Davis Family 2nd RIVERMEAD Casino Sunberry The Davis Family JERSEY HEIFER, born on or between 1st January 2020 – 31st March 2020 1st ANSOM Crazey Nouvelle Miss Chloe Peach JERSEY IN CALF HEIFER, born on or between 1st April 2019 and 31st December 2019 1st POOLEBAY Devinci Mell Amy Wonnacott 2nd PRINCESSTILSTAR CC Rosielee Birch Michael Oakes JERSEY PAIRS 1st The Davis Family 2nd Michael Oakes CHAMPION  RIVERMEAD Bubba Lexi RESERVE CHAMPION JERSEY RIVERMEAD Casino Sunberry RESERVE INTERBREED PAIR The Davis Family RESERVE INTERBREED GROUP OF 3 The Davis Family & Mr Michael Oakes INTERBREED CHAMPION RIVERMEAD Bubba Lexi    

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Shades of Autumn colour the sale ring at late September CCM Dairy Auction

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With this time of year resonating with the golden colours of Autumn the latest Craven Dairy Auction at CCM Skipton did similarly with a fine entry of over 40 lots sold to include Holsteins, Ayrshire, Red and White Holstein and the Autumn Jersey sale, held for the third time and again sold by leading breed auctioneer Mark Davis, of Devon-based Kivells. The main event was the Autumn coloured breeds sale, which was dominated by Jerseys and drew sellers from Scotland down to Shropshire. While many ringside had travelled long distances others were able to bid from the comfort of their own homes via the increasingly popular online platform, with potential purchasers from seven counties in England and Scotland registered on the sales sheet. While buyers were selective, all but two lots forward headed to new homes. Trade peaked at £2,100 for a widely admired long, hard-topped calf showing great udder potential and ready to compete at the forthcoming All Breeds All Britain Calf Show at Peterborough in mid-October. Well presented by Ben Coates, and his parents, Stephen and Rachel, who run Regatta Jerseys in Baildon, this November, 2020, heifer sired by Video is a maternal sister to the Champion Jersey Heifer in Milk from this year’s Great Yorkshire Show and is from an EX91 7500kg plus dam. As well as being a potential fifth generation VG or EX, she stays in Yorkshire, heading to a new young enthusiast, Izzy Lee, of Easingwold. Milking cows and heifers in the Jerseys were a solid trade without featuring any standout prices. They peaked at £1,890 for Bayview Disco Eliza 14 from the Pye family, who run Bayview Jerseys in Arkholme, Carnforth. Fresh since mid-August and giving over 23kg per day, with nine generations of VG or EX behind her, she heads to the …

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BALMORAL SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Alan Timbrell RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, born on or after 1st September 2019 1st POTTERSWALLS Engineer Gloria The Fleming Family   JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf, under 3 years 1st KATHERINES Oliver-P Black Velvet Katherine Jenkinson    JERSEY, HEIFER, in milk, calved under 3 years of age 1st POTTERSWALLS VIP Starlight The Fleming Family 2nd POTTERSWALLS Joel Harp The Fleming Family   JERSEY,  COW, in calf but not in milk, born prior to 1st September 2018 1st CLANDEBOYE Chrome Evita Clandeboye Estate     JERSEY, COW, in milk, having calved twice 1st POTTERSWALLS Impression Magic 2 The Fleming Family 2nd POTTERSWALLS Joel Glamour The Fleming Family 3rd CLANDEBOYE Bamber Brunette Clandeboye Estate   JERSEY,  COW, in milk, having had three or more calvings 1st POTTERSWALLS Excitation Glamour The Fleming Family 2nd GLANMOR Jebb Elisha Clandeboye Estate   JERSEY,  PAIR OF ANIMALS, bona fide the property of one exhibitor & entered in the classes for which they are eligible 1st The Fleming Family 2nd The Fleming Family       BREED CHAMPION,POTTERSWALLS Excitation Glamour RESERVE BREED CHAMPION, POTTERSWALLS Impression Magic 2 HONOURABLE MENTION, CLANDEBOYE Jebb Elisha BEST JERSEY HEIFER, heifer & dam bred by Exhibitor, Champion – POTTERSWALLS VIP Starlight Reserve – POTTERSWALLS Joel Harp INTERBREED CHAMPION, POTTERSWALLS Excitation Glamour RESERVE INTERBREED PAIR, The Fleming Family INTERBREED CHAMPION GROUP, The Fleming Family  SENIOR SHOWMANSHIP,  1st Ailsa Fleming    

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WESTMORLAND COUNTY SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr James Waring RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, maiden, under 15 months 1st CLANEL Video Daisybelle Heuchan Family 2nd KILLINGTON Lemon Eileen  J&R Waller 3rd KILLINGTON Video Eleanor J&R Waller 4th LAYWARD Victory Belle Katherine Jenkinson 5th BODKIN Megladon Day Dream T&G Parkinson 6th BAYVIEW Colton Charity GM & DJ Pye JERSEY,  HEIFER, in calf, under 3 years 1st KATHERINES Oliver-P Black Velvet Katherine Jenkinson  JERSEY, HEIFER, in milk, calved under 3 years 1st BAYVIEW Nuance Skip 16 GM  DJ Pye 2nd HAILSTONE Viral Samantha Who M&D Wilson 3rd KATHERINES Oliver P Eleanor Katherine Jenkinson JERSEY, COW, in milk, calved twice 1st BAYVIEW Victorious Design 19 GM & DJ Pye 2nd BODKIN Yegabomb Daffodil T&G Parkinson JERSEY,  COW, in milk, calved three times 1st KILLINGTON Miro Rohini J&R Waller 2nd BAYVIEW Echo Design 16 GM & DJ Pye JERSEY,  COW, in milk, calved four times or more 1st BAYVIEW Conquerer Thyme 4 GM & DJ Pye 2nd KATHERINES Jenny Ontime Katherine Jenkinson JERSEY, PAIR of females 1st GM & DJ Pye 2nd J&R Waller 3rd Katherine Jenkinson BREED CHAMPION,BAYVIEW Nuance Skip 16 RESERVE BREED CHAMPION, BAYVIEW Victorious Design 19 BEST EXHIBTOR BRED, BAYVIEW Nuance Skip 16 BEST UDDER, BAYVIEW Nuance Skip 16 JUNIOR CHAMPION, GM & DJ Pye RESERVE JUNIOR CHAMPION, M&D Wilson

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UK Dairy Day

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JUDGE: Mr Ben Etteridge RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, in milk 1st RIVERMEAD Minx Candy The Davis Family 2nd ERIE Victorious Caramel EM, E & Iwan Morgan 3rd TREGIBBY Yegabomb Blusher AH Wilson & Son 4th ENCHANTED Tequila Ariel The Coates Family 5th SWEETPEA Gold Jasmine Isla Arrell 6th STONEBRIDGE Change Up Tooty Frootie Mr M Clear & Miss Z Clear 7th MYDRIM Volcanos Tara JD Evans JERSEY,  JUNIOR COW, in milk 1st SAXOWN Joel Judy 21 Isla Arrell 2nd FUTUREDREAMS Ressurection Summertime Veronica Futuredreams Partnership 3rd VALLEY Excitation Precious 2 PM Cotton 4th RIVERMEAD Impression Alexsis The Davis Family 5th DISCOVERY Coltons Cassandra  Mr M Clear & Miss Z Clear JERSEY, SENIOR COW, in milk, having had four or more calves (4 Entries) 1st BLUEGRASS Sams Dreaming AH Wilson & Son 2nd SAXOWN Precision Cash 89 The Saxby Family 3rd SAXOWN Colton Heidi 19 JD Evans 4th RIVERMEAD Joel Candy The Davis Family JERSEY CHAMPIONSHIP,  Champion: BLUEGRASS Sams Dreaming Reserve Champion: RIVERMEAD Minx Candy Honourable Mention: SAXOWN Joel Judy 21

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Come & See Us at UK Dairy Day Tomorrow!

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We are delighted to be back at UK Dairy Day with our Tradestand. Come & visit us in the Breed Society Village; if Becky isn’t there you will find her by the judging ring. Classes commence at 9am and Ben Etteridge (MOONSHINE) is judging. Ben keeps his cows at PG Walkers in Suffolk and at Charles & Andrew Readers BARNOWL Herd. Ben started showing calves at the age of 9 and for the past 20 years has been showing MOONSHINE cows and calves at many County shows, including UK Dairy Day. #dedicatedtodairy #jerseycow #showtime

STAFFORDSHIRE COUNTY SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr Charles Reader RESULTS JERSEY, HEIFER, born on or after 1st January 2020 1st NEWVENTURE Video Cyber S Oakes 2nd BAR-M Jordan Rosa Bar-M Jerseys 3rd BAR-M Jordan Fern-Isla BAr-M Jerseys   JERSEY,  HEIFER, incalf 1st BAR-M Barcelona Generous Bar-M Jerseys 2nd ANSOM Craze Nouvelle L Isherwood 3rd PRINCESSTILLSTAR CC Rosie Lee Birch S Oakes   JERSEY, HEIFER, in milk, having calved under the age of two and a half years 1st BAR-M Barcelona Rosebay Bar-M Jerseys 2nd KNAYTON Engineer Lark Bar-M Jerseys 3rd BAR-M Joel Debutante Bar-M Jerseys    JERSEY,  YOUNG COW, in milk 1st VALLEY Excitation Precious 2 P Cotton   BREED CHAMPION,VALLEY Excitation Precious 2 RESERVE BREED CHAMPION BAR-M Barcelona Rosebay   GROUP OF THREE, Entered in the above classes and the property of the same Exhibitor 1st BAR-M Jerseys   GROUP OF TWO FEMALES, By one Sire, or out of one dam, or a dam and her daughter, bred by and the property of the same exhibitor  1st BAR-M Jerseys 2nd  S Oakes   

LAKES COUNTIES HERD COMPETITION RESULTS 2021

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JUDGE: Mr Richard Saxby RESULTS LARGE HERD 1st BAYVIEW GM & DJ Pye 2nd HEATHWAITE A Jenkinson MEDIUM HERD 1st KILLINGTON J & K Waller 2nd MOORHOUSE Messrs Watson 3rd SKIDDAW JA & Y Raven SMALL HERD 1st HAILSTONE M & D Wilson 2nd THREAPLAND Bowness Farms Ltd 3rd JAYTEE W Taylor 4th BLUESTONE D Jones 5th CLANEL Heuchan Family 6th KATHERINES K Jenkinson BEST HOMEBRED COW 1st KILLINGTON Excitation Eleanor 2 J & K Waller 2nd HAILSTONE Fantom Samantha Who M & D Wilson 3rd BLUESTONE Global Anna D Jones 4th BAYVIEW Echo Design 16 GM & DJ Pye 5th THREAPLAND Yegabomb Faith Bowness Farms Ltd 6th KATHERINES Jenny Ontime Katherine Jenkinson BEST NON-HOMEBRED COW         1st SHELLEN Zartola Xavier GM & DJ Pye 2nd SHELLEN Fantom March M & D Wilson 3rd MONUMENT Beautiful Starlight Bowness Farms Ltd 4th KERBANKS Fantom March JA & Y Raven 5th BAYVIEW Chrome Twinkle 32 W Taylor 6th POTTERSWALLS Joel Daisybelle 2 Heuchan Family BEST HOMEBRED HEIFER 1st SKIDDAW Jebb Gina JA & Y Raven 2nd BAYVIEW Nuance Skip 16 GM & DJ Pye 3rd MOORHOUSE Victorious Amber Messrs Watson 4th HAILSTONE Viral Samantha Who M & D Wilson 5th KATHERINES Oliver-P Eleanor K Jenkinson 6th KILLINGTON Tequila Eleanor J & K Waller GROUP OF THREE 1st GM & DJ Pye 2nd M & D Wilson 3rd Bowness Farms Ltd 4th J & K Waller 5th Messrs Watson 6th JA & Y Raven PRODUCTION & INSPECTION CLASS 1st SKIDDAW Abilitys Clare 2 JA & Y Raven 2nd BAYVIEW Branson Elsie 7 GM & DJ Pye 3rd MOORHOUSE Riley Amber Messrs Watson 4th KILLINGTON Excitation Eleanor J & K Waller 50,000kg Cow 1st BAYVIEW Famtom Gwen 3 GM & DJ Pye 2nd SKIDDAW Ability Clare 2 JA & Y Raven 3rd …

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18th MULTI BREED DAIRY CALF SHOW, DUNGANNON

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JUDGE: Mr David Gray RESULTS JERSEY, SHOWMANSHIP CLASSES JUNIOR Handler, under 12 years old: 1st Archie McNeely  Intermediate Handler, between 13 – 15 years 1st Amy McNeely Senior Handler, aged 16-20 years 1st Ailsa Fleming 2nd Chloe McNeely Champion: Ailsa Fleming (POTTERSWALLS) Reserve Champion: Amy McNeely (UPPERTULLY) Honorable Mention: Chloe McNeely (UPPERTULLY) JERSEY, HEIFER, born on or after 1st March 2021 1st POTTERSWALLS Victorious Season The Fleming Family JERSEY, Heifer born between 1st December 2020 – 28th February 2021 1st POTTERSWALLS Devinci Cash The Fleming Family 2nd KIRKINRIOLA Graze Thistle Jack King     JERSEY, HEIFER, born between 1st September 2020 – 30th November 2020 1st DAMM Video Ruby George & David Simpson 2nd CLANDEBOYE Everest Evita Clandeboye Estate 3rd POTTERSWALLS Jamie Lady The Fleming Family 4th LOGAN Chrome Chicago Clive & Joel Richardson JERSEY HEIFER, born between 1st May 2020 – 31st August 2020 1st POTTERSWALLS Joyride Coralie Will Patton JERSEY HEIFER, born between 1st January 2020 – 30th April 2020 1st POTTERSWALLS Engineer Floria The Fleming Family 2nd ELITE Amazon Primrose Clandeboye Estate     JERSEY CHAMPION POTTERSWALLS Engineer Gloria The Fleming Family RESERVE CHAMPION DAMM Video Ruby George & David Simpson HONORABLE MENTION POTTERSWALLS Devinci Cash The Fleming Family

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New – Pre-owned JCS Show Shirts for Sale!

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We know how fast our Jersey Young Breeders grow and how often members have to buy new junior show shirts, to help reduce the cost, we are excited to launch two new initiatives. Option 1 – If a junior show shirt has been outgrown and you would like to donate this to the Society, we will arrange for these to be passed on to other young members free of charge. To donate, please post your shirts back to Becky: Becky Hurd, Whitefield Farm, Whitefield, Wiveliscombe, Somerset TA4 2UW Option 2 – If you would like to sell your pre-owned Show Shirts (Adult or Junior , any size/age), you can advertise them on the Private Sales page of the JCS website: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/private-sales/ To sell your shirt please provide full details – Unisex/Fitted/Junior, size/age, selling price (including postage) and your contact details. Payment and postage will be arranged directly between buyer and seller, the JCS aim to introduce buyers and sellers however will not get involved or be responsible for the arrangement of any sales. Please email details of any items for sale to and these will be advertised on the Private Sales page of the JCS website: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/private-sales/

SHROPSHIRE COUNTY SHOW

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JUDGE: Mr James Evans RESULTS JERSEY, MAIDEN HEIFER, born in 2020 1st SWEETPEA Gold Jasmine Miss I Arrell JERSEY, HEIFER, in milk having calved by 2.5 years 1st SWEETPEA Gold Jellibean Miss I Arrell BREED CHAMPION,SWEETPEA Gold Jellibean RESERVE BREED CHAMPION SWEETPEA Gold Jasmine

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NORTH DEVON VIRTUAL LIVESTOCK SHOW 2021

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JUDGE: Mr Mark Nicholls RESULTS ALL BREEDS, COW, due to calve before 1st January 2022, Any Breed 2nd HENNIKERS Global Fan Milki EX91 The Renfree Family ALL BREEDS COW, in milk, not due to calve before 1st January 2022 2nd GLANMOR Barcelona Firestick The Renfree Family ALL BREEDS, HEIFER, in calf or in milk, born after 1st August 201, Any Breed 3rd HONEYFIELDS Casino Belle VG88 2yr The Renfree Family ALL BREEDS,MAIDEN HEIFER, born after 1st August 2019 1st HAYVALLEY Yegabomb Orangutan The Renfree Family  JERSEY CHAMPION, HONEYFIELDS Casino Belle VG88 The Renfree Family RESERVE CHAMPION JERSEY GLANMOR Barcelona Firestick VG89 The Renfree Family

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Congratulations to Katherine Jenkinson!

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Nominated for the Cumbria Dairy Farmer of the Year Awards! Katherine from Scaleby in Cumbria has made it in to the final three! Field Service Officer Becky Hurd said, “we are delighted to see the exceptional efforts of a young Jersey breeder being recognised by these awards. Katherine has worked exceptionally hard over the last couple of years to create, promote and manage her business and we are very proud”. We are really looking forward to hearing the results in October – good luck Katherine!

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GREAT YORKSHIRE SHOW RESULTS

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JUDGES: Mr B Etteridge RESULTS MAIDEN HEIFER, born in 2020 1st SAXOWN Casino Judy 27 RJ & CA Saxby 2nd LONGING Ambition Charm Design Daydream UK 3rd LAYWARD Divines Chica Bonita Miss KE Jenkinson 4th RAVENFIELD Stubby Tilly JF & S Heath CHAMPION MAIDEN HEIFER SAXOWN Casino Judy 27 RESERVE CHAMPION MAIDEN HEIFER LONGING Ambition Charm HEIFER, in calf, born on or between 1st April & 31st December 2019 1st LONGING Itaskas Fillpail Fizz Design Daydream UK 2nd KATHERINES Oliver P Black Velvet Miss KE Jenkinson COW, in calf, not less than 5 months 1st KATHERINES Jenny Ontime Miss KE Jenkinson HEIFER, in milk, which has produced her first and only calf before attaining the age of two and a half years (10 Entries) 1st ENCHANTED Tequila Ariel (Best Udder) Coates Family 2nd BLUEGRASS Tequila Merry Jane R & E Butterfield 3rd NETHERVALLEY Tequila Tayberry M & D Wilson 4th SAXOWN Casino Judy 24 RJ & CA Saxby 5th COLDEATON Excitation Josephine Mr JC Stubbs 6th GILBROOK Viral Design Richardson Family JUNIOR CHAMPION ENCHANTED Tequila Ariel RESERVE JUNIOR CHAMPION BLUEGRASS Tequila Merry Jane JUNIOR COW, in milk, having calved twice          1st GREYLEYS Chili Del Ivory 198 (Best Udder) Mr DE Shaw 2nd VALLEY Excitation Precious Mr P Cotton 3rd COLDEATON Yegabomb Josephine Mr JC Stubbs 4th GILBROOK Tara Pippa Richardson Family 5th LONGING Excitation Winnie Longing Jerseys INTERMEDIATE COW, in milk, having had three or four calves (8 Entries) 1st COLDEATON Tequila Alison Mr JC Stubbs 2nd SAXOWN Bruce Judy 20 RJ & CA Saxby 3rd COLDEATON Reagan Alison Ravenfield Jerseys 4th GILBROOK Ballard Pippa Richardson Family 5th LONGING Legal Lassie (Best Udder) Longing Jerseys 6th HAILSTONE Tequila Winsome 2 M & D Wilson SENIOR COW, in milk, having had five or more calves (4 Entries) …

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UK Dairy Day: “We’re Back” For September!

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We are delighted to announce “We’re Back” and UK Dairy Day will go ahead in September with additional Covid safety measures in place following the latest Government announcement. The UK Dairy Day team are doing everything they can to stage the event responsibly with additional measures in place to ensure visitors, staff and exhibitors feel safe at the event. Changes to layouts and expertise in crowd management to avoid build-up in popular areas Additional ventilation systems for internal exhibition areas Enhanced cleaning regime and waste disposal Hand sanitiser available across the site Continue to follow industry guidelines Behind the scenes, the UK Dairy Day event team has been working on all elements of the event and we thank everyone for their continued support, feedback and cooperation as we implement changes to ensure our event can return safely. Trade stand bookings are now being finalised before publishing the full exhibitor listing and trade stand plan.  The support from everyone has been fantastic and we are delighted to have the backing of our 2021 principal sponsors Holstein UK, NWF Agriculture, Crystalyx and Fullwood Packo along with media partners Farmers Guardian and Holstein International and our associate sponsors. Practical demonstrations and seminars will return to the event providing an opportunity to hear from the experts and take home great insight and learnings.   We have leading speakers who will cover key topics related to farming without subsidies, climate change, market conditions and breeding the right dairy cow. Dairy cattle will return to the event which will host the National Shows for Ayrshire, Brown Swiss and Holstein breeds, along with classes for Dairy Shorthorn, Guernsey and Jersey.  The stall booking deadline for cattle exhibitors is Friday 6th August 2021 and the cattle entry deadline is Friday 3rd September 2021.  A fantastic leading line-up of judges …

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The Bland Family & Clifton Jerseys Feature in The Scottish Farmer

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Pedigree Jerseys were the number 1 choice for re-stocking at Abbott Lodge and The Scottish Farmer found out why… Steven & Claire Bland and their children Robert & Elizabeth lost their black & white herd to Foot & Mouth disease in 2001. It was then that radical changes took place and the herd was re-stocked with pedigree Jerseys. Herd facts: 210-220 pedigree Jersey cows Herd yield 7400 litres at 5.6% Butterfat and 3.9% Protein The herd is milked through 3 Fullwood Merlin2 robots with an average of 2.7 milkings per day per cow High yielders are giving 45 – 52 litres per day with lactations regularly over 12,000 litres in 30 days Some cows choose to visit the robot 4 times a day, allowing them to express their genetic potential Milk is sold to Grahams The Family Dairy as well as being made in to Ice Cream which is sold on farm through their tea room and locally. The Bland family make up to 40 different flavours of ice cream! Fertility has also improved since the robots have been in, making it easier to see individual cow behaviour. All cows and heifers are served up to two times with sexed semen with a split od 70% American and 30% Danish. Steven is convinced that good cow families are the strength behind a good breeding animal. Steven describes the herd as, “the ultimate free range cows” To read the full story, click the link: https://jerseycattlesociety.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Scottish-Farmer.pdf

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Grahams New Yoghurt is the Gold Top in Taste and Luxury

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The Scottish family dairy introduces a new luxury yogurt to their iconic Gold Top range – a first for Scotland! Today, Graham’s The Family Dairy announce the launch of Gold Top Luxury Yogurt, a new luxuriously layered yogurt made with deliciously creamy Jersey milk. A first for Scotland, the yogurt is a new addition to the Scotland’s No1 Chosen Brand’s iconic Gold Top range of products, which include award winning milk, butter, and cream. Gold Top Luxury Yogurt is made with the freshest Jersey milk from the Graham’s own herd of Golden Girls in Stirlingshire. Naturally 18% higher in protein and 20% higher in calcium than ‘standard’ milk, Jersey milk’s velvety smooth texture, is rich in essential vitamins and minerals such as zinc, iodine and vitamins A, B, D and E. So, with the addition of the opulent layer of strawberry or salted caramel, Graham’s Gold Top Luxury Yogurt is THE new must-have treat! Robert Graham, Managing Director, Graham’s The Family Dairy, “Innovation and product development are something we at Graham’s pride ourselves on, and we have been busy this year developing a host of new dairy products, including our new Gold Top luxury layered yogurt using our Jersey milk. As an amalgamation of our existing yoghurt and our iconic Gold Top Jersey milk range, we worked with external research agency, TRKR, as well as our own Graham’s Taste Testers to gain category and customer insight into this new product innovation, at concept level. Our own customer feedback was overwhelmingly positive. They wanted us to develop a luxury yogurt made with our Jersey Gold Top milk. So, as we continue to create delicious and nutritional dairy products with fresh local milk for our customers from all over Scotland, as well as the rest of the UK, we hope that everyone …

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CORNISH JERSEY CLUB SPRING CALF COMPETITION RESULTS

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JUDGES: Andrew & Jennifer Vander Meulen RESULTS JUNIOR CALF, born 1st January 2021 – Present (10 Entries) 1st TRENOWETH Engineer Sweetheart – The Johns Family 2nd HAYVALLEY Jordan Milki – The Renfree Family 3rd TRENOWETH Devinci Ruby – The Johns Family   JUNIOR CALF, born 1st July 2020 – 31st December 2020 (8 Entries) 1st FOXHOLE Dynomite Regal – Dawn Coryn 2nd CHYANHALL Citation Voice – Tom Eddy 3rd CHYANHALL Chrome Pride – Tom Eddy INTERMEDIATE CALF, born 1st MArch 2020 – 30th June 2020 (7 Entries) 1st WESTMILL Wilbert Liesel – Gwavas Jerseys 2nd HAYVALLEY Casino Tara – The Renfree Family 3rd HAYVALLEY Video Flash Tracy – The Renfree Family SENIOR CALF, born 1st November 2019 – 28th February 2020 (5 Entries)          1st HAYVALLEY Yegabomb Orangutan – The Renfree Family 2nd CARDINNEY Machine Osier 16 – The Johns Family 3rd CARDINNEY Taupe Hamper 8 – The Johns Family MATURE CALF, born 1st July 2019 – 31st October 2019 (6 Entries) 1st SUNNYDAWN Oliver Crabapple – The Renfree Family 2nd WESTMILL Stag Amanda – Gwavas Jerseys 3rd WESTMILL Chilli Tamarisk – Gwavas Jerseys CHAMPION FOXHOLE Dynomite Regal RESERVE CHAMPION SUNNYDAWN Oliver Crabapple MOST POINTS IN THE COMPETITION The Renfree Family

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European Jersey Show

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His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

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Passing of Bev Clear of Pierrepont & Discovery Jerseys

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We are deeply saddened to report the passing of Bev Clear of the Pierrepont & Discovery Jersey prefixes. Bev will be so very missed by husband Mike, daughter Zoe & son Patrick. Bev fought a courageous fight against Coronavirus but passed away on Tuesday 26th January. A lady passionate about Jerseys, particularly the Jersey Young Breeders movement and a wonderfully talented artist, Bev brought such friendship to so many. Our sincere condolences to the Clear Family at this very sad time.

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CORNISH JERSEY CLUB CALF COMPETITION RESULTS

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JUDGE: Mr Michael Heath, USA RESULTS JUNIOR CALF, born 1st January 2020 – 30th June 2020 (4 Entries)  1st HAYVALLEY Colton Cameo DW & GN Renfree & Family 2nd HAYVALLEY Casino Tara DW & GN Renfree & Family 3rd WESTMILL Zummit Sunlight William Bowman 1st over 2nd: She is wider in the pins & has more depth & openness of rib. Furthermore she has more quality and dairyness throughout. 2nd over 3rd: has more length & stretch to her frame, she also displays more cleanliness & is flatter in the bone in the hock. 3rd over 4th: squarer in the frame & has more overall balance and is also straighter in her hind leg placement. INTERMEDIATE CALF, born 1st September 2019 – 31st December 2019 (6 Entries) 1st HAYVALLEY Crazy G Milki DW & GN Renfree & Family 2nd CARVINACK Gunner Dream Wayne Jeffery 3rd CARVINACK Chocolette Wayne Jeffery 1st over 2nd: has more length & extension to her frame. She also displays more quality & dairyness throughout. 2nd over 3rd: has more style & balance, she is also a little cleaner cut throughout. 3rd over 4th: has a smoother blending of parts as she has a straighter top line and has more depth of rib. SENIOR CALF, born 1st May 2019 – 31st August 2019 (6 Entries) 1st SUNNYDAWN Oliver Crabapple DW & GN Renfree 2nd CARVINACK Sunnydawn Violet Wayne Jeffery 3rd TRENITHON Devinci Whimsical The Williams Family 1st over 2nd: This calf has more length of frame & displays more overall style. I also feel she appears to be more of a total overall heifer and her correctness of hind feet & legs. 2nd over 3rd: She has more overall quality & appears to be a silkier made heifer. She is also squarer made in her frame & …

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Cookie is Queen of The Royal Ulster Winter Fair!

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Clandeboye Tequila Cookie has been crowned the “People’s Champion of the Decade” with The Royal Ulster Winter Fair, having been exhibited by Clandeboye Estate, Bangor. Our congratulations to Mark & all of the Team at Clandeboye.

Vote Now! Royal Ulster Winter Fair Champion of the Decade

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The Royal Ulster Winter Fair are inviting you to take part in crowning the Jersey Champion of the Decade. The following exceptional line-up of Jerseys are all eligible to be the jewel in the crown: 2010 – Clandeboye Rocket Mabel 2011 – Clandeboye Jazz Evita 2012 – Clandeboye CR Evita 2013 – Potterswalls Action Daisybelle 2014 – Potterswalls Action Daisybelle 2015 – Clandeboye Jazz Evita 2016 – Clandeboye Allstar 1 Evita 2017 – Clandeboye Tequila Cookie 2018 – Quintrell Kyros Indigo 2019 – Clandeboye Tequila Cookie Votes close on Thursday 3rd December at 12noon: https://www.winterfair.org.uk/peoples-champion/jersey-breed-champion-of-the-decade The Jersey Champion will then enter the “Peoples Champion of the Decade” Competition, with voting for this opening at 5pm, Thursday 3rd December, closing on Thursday 10th December at 12noon – on what would of been the day of the 2020 Winter Fair.

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SW JERSEY CLUB HERD COMPETITION RESULTS

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JUDGE: Mrs Lena Lewis RESULTS LARGE HERD,  1st Quintrell Michael, Claire & Jenny Colwell 2nd Whitenhill B & J Ravenhill-White 3rd Cardinney JR Warren SMALL HERDS, 1st Riverview Chris & Connie Creeper 2nd Coomber TM & JA Garry 3rd Hollesley Miss H Day JUNIOR COW 1st Cardinney Wonderman Wishful JR Warren 2nd Saxown Bruce Judy 20 The Saxby Family 3rd Sunnydawn Colton Tummelberry Chris & Connie Creeper INTERMEDIATE COW 1st Quintrell Spectrum Dianna Michael, Claire & Jenny Colwell 2nd Whitenhill Rileys Coleus B & J Ravenhill-White 3rd Hannah’s Tequila Monica Chris & Connie Creeper, Jess Tapp & Emily Gay SENIOR COW 1st Quintrell Ballard Devotional 2nd Saxown Success Alexandra The Saxby Family 3rd Quintrell Klipper Devotional Chris & Connie Creeper HEIFER, In Milk            1st Maunlake Oliver P Day Dream        Chris & Connie Creeper 2nd Rivermead Rufus Echo  The Davis Family 3rd Quintrell Circus Rose Michael, Claire & Jenny Colwell HEIFER, IN CALF 1st Coomber Oliver P Who 37 TM & JA Garry 2nd Kit Bontino Primrose 735 JE & PNJ Scott 3rd Whitenhill Casinos Delahay B & J Ravenhill-White GROUP OF THREE, by the same bull or out of the same cow 1st Whitenhill Jerseys, progeny of River Valley Cece Chrome 2nd Riverview Jerseys, progeny of Sunset Canyon Maximus 3rd Quintrell Jerseys, progeny out of Quintrell Reagan Annabelle DAM & DAUGHTER 1st Whitenhill Coltons Lorinda & Whitenhill Gupaos Lorena B & J Ravenhill-White 2nd Quintrell Reagan Annabella & Quintrell Viral Anya Michael, Claire & Jenny Colwell 3rd Coomber Envoys Rose 38 & Coomber Grandious Rose 44 TM & JA Garry HERD PRODUCTION & INSPECTION 1st Whitenhill 2nd Cardinney 3rd Coomber TWO DAUGHTERS BY A HOMEBRED OR ENGLISH BULL, 1st Quintrell Jerseys by Whitenhill Valentinos Costus 2nd Cardinney Jerseys, daughters by Cardinney Irwin …

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Results of the 2020 JCS Jersey On-Farm Photographic Competition

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Due to the onset and continuation of the covid pandemic this year, which resulted in nearly all of the county and national shows for 2020 having been cancelled and thus directly affecting the Society’s ability to hold its annual All Britain competition, the Society decided to hold instead an on-farm photographic competition to provide all members with an opportunity to collectively take part in something positive. Mark Logan, JCS Director, set a range of classes for all the members to enter as well as specifically two classes just for Jersey Young Breeders to enable them to submit their own photos they had taken on farm under the clases ‘JYB scenic’ and JYB Quirky’. Due to the number of entries received of photos of JYB members, an additional class was added at the Judging stage as we wanted to recognise the photos of JYB members in the results as well as those photographs taken by young members. Upon the close of entries on 30th September, professional photographer, Jane Steel kindly took the challenge of judging the entries fro each class and selecting a Champion and Reserve for each, as well as collectively with JCS and the editors of the Society publication The UKJT magazine, the winning photo for the coveted front cover of the November Edition of the UKJT. Congratulations to Scott McGill of Kerricks Jerseys whose photograph took the coveted place front cover shot for the November edition of The UKJT, as winner of the scenic section of the online photographic competition: To view the details of the JCS On-Farm Photographic Competition as published in the November Edition of the UKJT – view here or visit the JCS Members Area to read the electronic online edition of The JCS UKJT. To view the full results of the JCS On-Farm Photographic …

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Passing of Mary Collins of Churchroyd

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We are deeply saddened to report the passing of Mary Collins of Churchroyd Dairy Shorthorns and the Churchroyd Jersey prefix. Mary will be so very missed by the family she held so dear and the entire dairying community. Mary’s passion and commitment to the industry was outstanding and this reflected in the incredible levels of achievements by her family within their own herd. We will all miss the warmth of Mary’s personality, a lady who always had time for everyone but we will hold the memories in our hearts always. Our sincere condolences go to all at Churchroyd at this very sad time.

£3870.00 RAISED BY BLUEGRASS FOR MIND & NHS!

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2020 has certainly been an unusual year. Barry, Jenny & Claire Daw wished to mark the hard work of our NHS and associated frontline workers with a fundraiser. The Daw Family decided to raise money in the form of a raffle to win Whisky the calf from their prestigious BLUEGRASS Jersey Herd based in Hertfordshire. Tickets were sold for £20.00 each, raising a fantastic £3870.00 for Mind and the NHS.