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Annual General Meeting 2021

I hereby give notice to convene the Annual General Meeting of The English Guernsey Cattle Society being held on Wednesday 8th September 2021 at Garway Village Hall, Herefordshire by kind invitation of The President, Mr Mark Jones. After such a long time apart, we are pleased to say this year’s AGM will once again beContinue reading

Thought provoking presentation on Rethinking Methane by Professor Frank Mitloehner given at BCBC conference.

Professor Frank Mitloehner from the University of California gave a fantastic and informative presentation at the BCBC 2021 conference in January on how by rethinking methane, we can show how animal agricultural is on the path to climate neutrality, which will allow the global community to find meaning full solutions to climate change. You mayContinue reading

First ever E.G.C.S Journal from 1920

100 years ago, the first English Guernsey Cattle Society Journal was published. The journal features a feeding article, prices of sales, write ups on shows including in Australia and advertisements of herds. To download the whole journal click this link:    

EGCS Accounts 2019

As there will be no Annual General Meeting in 2020 due to Covid 19 restrictions, we are posting the full copy of the Accounts for The English Guernsey Cattle Society 2019 on the website for the members information. If you require a hard copy of the accounts please contact the Office and they will beContinue reading

2020 EGCS ANNUAL COMPETITION RESULTS

The Society is very proud to announce the Winners and Reserves in the EGCS Herd Competition Results for 2019 and congratulates all of our members who have won or have been placed Reserve in each competition. In a normal year these awards would be announced and the Cups, Prize Cards and Rosettes would be awarded at theContinue reading

Milk your Moments

Milk Your Moments The Holstein UK Group, which organises UK Dairy Day, has signed up as a principal contributor of the Milk Your Moments Campaign.  The £1m dairy industry marketing campaign is aimed at driving consumption of milk and other dairy products, by inspiring moments of connection as people stay apart due to coronavirus. PleaseContinue reading

Addington Fund

The Society has had a close relationship with The Addington Fund in the past, in particular the calf raffle supported by John Berry and made possible by Bryan and Sheila Adams and their family. I have therefore posted the latest update from them so our members can keep up to date with their very worthyContinue reading

Get Well Soon Tracy Marshall

At this time our thoughts go out to Tracy Marshall who is currently in hospital following a stroke. I have just spoken to Abi, her daughter, who tells me that Tracy hopes to be out of hospital after the weekend but is currently having trouble walking, which will take time and physio to correct. PreviousContinue reading