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SHOW SCENE
GREAT YORKSHIRE
GOES FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH
W
ith its unique cattle buildings, friendly atmosphere again went to the red rose county with John Lawson’s Sweetings
and ability to draw cattle and visitors from all over Bradley Hay winning and the seniors going to the Jennings team
the UK, the Great Yorkshire Show once again was the with Abbeyhouse Gold Peach. Championship in the junior section
place to be this year. went to the Peach with the in calf heifer Ada gaining reserve. This
After many years of average entries, was a great result for the Jennings as his heifer’s
the last two years have seen a great mother was breed champion a few years earlier.
leap in the Holstein classes and it is Junior cows was again a very strong class and
now fi rmly back to how it used to be as the Butterfi elds won this with last years heifer
the show everybody needs to be at. champion Saxelby Goldwyn Rose who was
With over 120 entries from eleven praised by the judge as being how a young cow
different counties, 2009 will go should look. Third calvers went to the Seaton’s
down as one of the best shows both from Shropshire with Ternbridge Rosalind 90
for numbers, quality and ringside in a class full of top class cows. Senior cows in
spectators. With a last minute change milk were led by a former champion of this
to the judge because of a family show, Bricknell Gibson Peach, exhibited by the
bereavement, David Boyd of the joint partnership of Williamson and Baty. Many
Glaslough prefi x in Eire was the man in groups and pairs fi lled the ring before the main
charge. prize of the day.
With 30 entries in the fi rst class it was split into two Spectators were now so many our judge, who did a top class job at
sections, the fi rst going to Graham Kirby with Carldanton such short notice explained he could not get past his third calver
Dundee Lexus and the other section to Sarah Oliver with from Seaton’s. A cow on top form with great ring presence and
Ansa Empire Ghost. Heifer in calf was led by Bilsrow a fi rst class udder. Reserve went to the second calver who our
Gibson Ada from the Tomlinson’s. judge commented “we could see much more of this one” from the
In the Junior in calf cows, another from the Oliver team, Butterfi elds. Next day our champion teamed up with Hailstone
Ansa Talented Ghost led the way. Seniors had two great Talent Maybelle from the Wilsons of Hailstone to win the coveted
cows a Roxy from Corringham and Lea Anna from the interbreed pair and the team of fi ve also won the groups. With
Nadins competing for the honours and it was Anna who another 56 Holsteins entries in the young member classes the next
won the praise of our judge and the red rosette. day, next year The Great Yorkshire will be the place to be just as
Milk heifers, also in two classes, and the junior section our Shropshire exhibitors found, especially the Seaton’s.
Out & About at The
Causeway Classic
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