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British Blue Cross Heifer Makes Top Price at Suckled Calf Show, Carlisle

22nd March 2017
Securing the top price at the Carlisle spring suckled calf show & sale was a British Blue cross heifer shown by Neil Hardisty of Ennerdale. [more]

British Blue Cross Heifer is Craven Champion

20th February 2017
Sheila Mason was supreme champion with an eight-month-old British Blue-sired heifer at the Craven Champions’ double-header, the annual opening show and sale of store cattle with show potential at Skipton Auction Mart. [more]

British Blue Cross Heifer takes Supreme Championship at Wigton

12th December 2016
Hopes Auction Company, Wigton held their Christmas Show & Sale of Primestock on Saturday 3rd December 2016. [more]

Successful Pedigree Calf Walk for British Blues

16th November 2016
British Blue breeders took top prizes at the recent Pedigree Calf Walk in Anglesey. [more]

Kersey herd wins Improved Herd Award for the British Blue breed

14th November 2016
The Kersey herd, owned by R Partridge and Son Ltd, has been recognised by AHDB Beef & Lamb as the Most Improved Herd of British Blue cattle in England in 2016. This is the second time they have won the award, first receiving the title in 2011. [more]

Over 50 British Blue Heifers average £1154.60 at Kirkby Stephen

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen mart held their annual Prize show and sale of Suckled calves, on 31st October 2016, when an entry of 503 was on offer. [more]

BVD and Pedigree Suckler Herds

18th April 2016
Pedigree breeders who buy, sell or show cattle are aware of the importance of knowing their herd is free from disease and protected against potential infection. [more]

Hexham Suckled Calves

21st March 2016
Supreme Champion and top price went to a May 2015-born heifer out of a pure Limousin cow by a British Blue bull, bred and exhibited by John Smith-Jackson, Haltwhistle. It went on to sell for £3,400 to Julie Sedgewick, Aycliffe, Co Durham.

Leyburn Champion British Blue sells for £1400

10th February 2016
Leyburn Auction Mart held their Store Cattle Show & Sale on Friday 5th February 2016. Forward was165 Rearing Calves, 16 Dairy Cattle and 314 Store Cattle.

British Blue Cross Bullock wins Hexham Christmas Primestock

15th January 2016
Hexham and Northern Marts Christmas primestock show was won by a British Blue Cross bullock from Messrs Rochester & Murray, Glebe Farm. The bullock weighing 559 kg sold at 370p/kilo realising £2068.30. [more]

British Blue Steer Tops Skipton Primestock Show

6th January 2016
The 2016 Prime Show season opened at Skipton Auction Mart with a high quality entry of 59 cattle on Monday 4th January and a good show of buyers. [more]

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