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ON LINE ENTRIES OPEN
CATTLE ENTRIES Woolsery Holding No.10/022/8000
PRIZE MONEY 1st £20 2nd £15 3rd £10 Entries £5
LICENSING AND DOCUMENTATION.
To comply with the conditions of the Defra licence all relevant animals will be examined by a Veterinary Surgeon upon entry to the Showground before they are unloaded. EXHIBITORS ENTERING THE SHOWGOUND MUST PRESENT THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS TO STEWARDS BEFORE UNLOADING THEIR ANIMALS:-
BCMS Passport. Applies to all cattle, including calves, for show or exhibition. The Show will record all movements onto and off the Showground.
In the interests of other exhibitors and the general public, aisles must be kept clear at all times. The Cattle lines will be closed to the general public whilst animals are being moved for judging. Handlers must be in good health and properly trained in safe work methods (HSE Agricultural Information Sheet, Handling and Housing Cattle 35, Rev 1 (2012), available at www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/ais35.htm).
Securing Of Cattle
All cattle must be properly secured to the satisfaction of the Stewards on being brought to the gate of the Showground, or they will not be admitted. All Bulls must have a ring or clamp attached to the nose and, in the aged class, must be provided with a strong chain. Bulls must be double tied in the lines. Exhibitors of bulls must also comply with Guidance Note GS36 issued by the Health and Safety Executive concerning the Safe custody and handling of bulls at agricultural shows, markets and similar premises off the farm. 1985, HMSO. London. All other cattle must be halter-led whilst in the Showground. Stock attendants are responsible for their own Cattle at all times.
Exhibitors must ensure that sufficient stock attendants are available to lead all first, second and third prize-winning animals for the Grand Parade. Failure to parade may result in forfeiture of prize money. All Championship Cups and Trophies will be awarded at the Grand Parade and recipients will be expected to be present with their exhibit. In all other classes, Cups Trophies and Shields should be signed for and collected from the Secretary’s Tent.
The J. A. Turner Cup will be awarded to the Best Animal in the Beef Classes.
The Pfizer Cup will be presented to the Best Interbreed Pair
DAIRY CHAMPIONSHIP - JUDGE: MR O REED
C14 - F Heard Perpetual Challenge Cup to the Best District Dairy Cow.
C15 - A Silver Challice Cup to the best Pair of Dairy Animals.
C16 - W. H. Ley Perpetual Cup to the Best Animal in the Dairy Classes.
Please note that you will have to confirm that you have read the livestock entries terms and conditions, before your final entries are accepted. READ TERMS & CONDITIONS
DISTRICT exhibitors are resident in the parishes of:- Hartland, Parkham, Clovelly, Alwington, Bulkworthy, Buckland Brewer, East & West Putford, Woolsery, Bradworthy, Welcombe, Abbotsham, Littleham, Sutcombe, Newton St Petrock & Abbots Bickington. Please tick on entry form if you qualify. The Seldon & Cory Perpetual Challenge Cup will be presented to the Exhibitor in the District gaining the most points in the Horse, Cattle and Sheep Classes. No one animal to count for more than 3 points. Competitors must mark their entries to show they are eligible for this competition.
MOLE VALLEY FARMERS YOUNG HANDLER SERIES 2019- Supporting the next generation
Mole Valley Farmers will once again be running its Young Handlers Series in 2019. This exciting league, which is open to young stock handlers (aged 12 and under on the first January 2019), features sheep, beef and dairy categories and aims to nurture the next generation of young farmers. This year we are excited to be splitting the sheep series into two age categories, Under 8 and 8 -12. Children placed first, second or third at participating shows in the Young Handler Series will be allotted points throughout the season, which culminates at Holsworthy & Stratton Show on Thursday 22nd August. The other qualifying shows are:Saturday 13th July – LISKEARD, Thursday 25th July – LAUNCESTON, Monday 29th July – WOOLSERY, Wednesday 7th August – NORTH DEVON, Thursday 8th August – OKEHAMPTON, Wednesday 14th August – CAMELFORD, Friday 16th August – DUNSTER, Thursday 22nd August – HOLSWORTHY. At Holsworthy & Stratton Show, there will be a special presentation to the children with the top three scores. Each winner receives a cup and sash, plus £100 of Mole Valley Farmers vouchers; £50 for second place and £25 for third place. To find out more about the Series, please go to www.molevalleyfarmers.com/younghandler
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ENTRIES CLOSE 1st July - NO LATE ENTRIES
|DEVONS||BRITISH BLUE||SOUTH DEVONS|
|ANY OTHER CONTINENTAL BREED||ANY OTHER BREED (not previosly mentioned)||COMMERCIAL
|HOLSTEIN DAIRY CATTLE||COLORED DAIRY CATTLE||YOUNG SHOWMAN|
NORTH DEVON HOLSTEIN CLUB CALF SHOW
ANY HOLSTEIN CALF IS ELIGIBLE
(including non members)
FREE ENTRY ON THE DAY
for Young Showmen
We hope you will enter on line, as it saves us loads of work, but if you prefer to complete the usual form and send it to us, you can downlaod it as below
Thanks to generous grants from BALSDON TRUST, TDC COUNCILLOR GRANT, & BIDEFORD BRIDGE TRUST, we have purchased all weather mats to improve access if the entrance is wet & slippery.