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Stonegrove Scorpion, Champion at scorching Three Counties Show

21 June 2017

Stonegrove Scorpion, bred & exhibited by Stonegrove Livestock, Breed Champion, Royal Three Counties Show Stonegrove Scorpion, bred & exhibited by Stonegrove Livestock, Breed Champion, Royal Three Counties Show

Although DEFRA’s new rules further restricting movement of cattle from TB4 areas to TB1 areas undoubtedly impacted the number cattle exhibitors, including Devons, at Three Counties, it was good to see some newer faces at the show, including  Stephen Southward’s Crosslands herd from Cumbria and Wendy Williams Olway herd from Wales.  It was however, Stonegrove Livestock’s day.  Yearling bull, Stonegrove Scorpion, was Judge, Mr Mike Yeandle’s, Male Champion with Stephen Southward’s stock bull, Stonegrove Remarkable in Reserve.  Eastyard Milly 2nd, owned and exhibited by Phil White from Newpole won the 2 year old heifer class and stood Reserve Female Champion to yearling heifer, Stonegrove Snowdrop 23rd.  So Stonegrove were the only ones in it for the Breed Championship and yearling bull, Stonegrove Scorpion, got the judge’s tap.  In other news, the Breed Society won 1st prize in the Breed Stand competition, the Judges particularly noting the presentation of the stand and quality of information provided.  Full results viewed here

Stonegrove Snowdrop 23rd bred & exhibited by Stonegrove Livestock, Female and Reserve Breed Champion, Royal Three Counties Show Stonegrove Snowdrop 23rd bred & exhibited by Stonegrove Livestock, Female and Reserve Breed Champion, Royal Three Counties Show
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