2009 CALF SHOW
The Wales and Border British Blue Club Held their 2009 Annual Calf Show At Llandovery Livestock Market, Camarthenenshire on 7th November 2009.
Members Travelled from Shropshire, Staffordshire, South West and Mid Wales. Our Judge of the day Was Mr Ted Haste from the Stoneleigh Herd. Vice Chairman Rhys Bellis thanked Mr Haste for agreeing to Judge the Calf Show.
Thanks also went to Beili Farm Feeds, Agri Lloyd and Camarthen & Pumpsaint Farmers for Sponsoring the Classes.
In the Pedigree Section the Overall Supreme Champion was awarded to Graham Brindley With His December Born Female Bringlee Desiree. Desiree Was Sired By Sjaka and Out Of Famous Bringlee Sandy. the Reserve CHAMPION was awarded to Gill and Rhys Bellis With Betws Elliot. Elliot Is An April Born Calf By Visconti and Out Of Currarie Primrose.
Reserve Female Champion Was Awarded Again To Graham Brindley With Bringlee Estelle, Again Out Of Bringlee Sandy and Was Sired By Graphite. Reserve Male Went To Geraint and Kim Williams With Dragon Blues Dylan.dylan Is A December Born Bull Sired By Bringlee Volkawagon and Out Of Dundrod Sophie.
Champion Pair Also Went To Graham Brindley With Bringlee Desiree and Bringlee Dorinda, Both Are Sired By Sjaka and Out Of Bringlee Sandy. Reserve Pair Went To Llyr Evans With Emlyn Blues El-bendito and Emlyn Blues Esgair. Both Are Sired By Viscont De St Fontaine and Out Of Currarie Primrose.
In the Crossbred Section the Overall Champion was awarded to Berwyn Hughes With His Single Entry, Lady In Black. Sired by a Limousin and out of a Pedigree British Blue Dam. Lady In Black Was Champion Calf 12 To 15 months.
Reseve Champion In the Crossbred Section Was from Boomer Birch Of Staffordshire With His Single Entry, Graham. Sired by Colibri Du Coin and out of a Limousin Cross Dam. Boomer Was Awarded Champion Calf Under 12 months.
Reserve Champion Calf Under 12 months was awarded to Brian Griffthis With His Heifer Linda. Sired By Annanwater Vince and out of a Limousin Cross Dam.
Reserve Champion Calf 12 To 15 months was awarded to Dai Thomas
Of Lampeter With His Heifer Seren. again out of a Limousin. This
Heifer is an August 2008 Born out of a Pedigree British Blue Dam.
CLASS 2 - PEDIGREE MALE BORN
BETWEEN 26-03-2009 and 10-05-2009
CLASS 3 - PEDIGREE MALE BORN
BETWEEN 10-07-2009 and 11-07-2009
CLASS 4-PEDIGREE FEMALE BORN
BETWEEN 17-11-2008 and12-01-2009
CLASS 5-PEDIGREE FEMALE BORN
BETWEEN 20-02-2009 and28-04-2009
CLASS 6-PEDIGREE FEMALE BORN BETWEEN
11-05-2009 and 05-09-2009
CLASS 7-CROSSBRED STEER UNDER 12 MONTHS
CLASS 8-CROSSBRED HEIFER UNDER 12 MONTHS
CLASS 9-CROSSBRED STEER 12 TO 15 MONTHS
CLASS 10-CROSSBRED HEIFER 12 TO 15 MONTHS