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2 Young Men seek experience with Guernseys

EGCS Office – I have recently been contacted by two young men, Chris Gardner and his partner Mehmet Bayrak, who are currently working with Holstein herds in Australia. They will be relocating to the UK next month and have applied to become members of the Society with a view to forming their own herd eventually.Continue reading

All Britain Photographic Competition.

The results are in for the Photographic Competition and although entries were sparse, we had enough to present the Pictures to our Judge, Lyndon Bustard whom we thank for his time. Heifer in Calf. Trewey Legend Rosie from Richard Norman. Je’Taime Double L Bijou from Richard Norman. 3. Briddlesford Vincents Anemone 2 from Christine Langford.Continue reading

AHDB Workshops

Breeding Blocks – Shape your future Taking control of your breeding decisions is vitally important if you want to take full advantage of your farming system and milk contact. Join us at one of our practical workshops to help you evaluate the current status of your herd and shape its future by selecting the rightContinue reading

Glanmor Dispersal Sale Monday September 16th.

Trade was outstanding for the sale of Guernseys at the Glanmor dispersal sale of Guernseys and Jerseys. Helen,  Daf and Tanwen Cox had taken the difficult decision to sell their prize winning Channel Island Herd on Farm at Laugharne in Carmarthenshire. Top price, and I believe a breed record at auction, was lot 87, GlanmorContinue reading

Congratulations George Thomas

EGCS send our warm congratulations to George Thomas, son of Alan and Rebecca Thomas of the Kimcote herd of Model Farm near Lutterworth, Leics, who has recently been chosen as a member of the Holstein Young Breeders Team selected for the European Young Breeders School. George is currently studying Agriculture at Harper Adams University andContinue reading