Judge: Mr M Nutsford, Cheshire
All animals must be registered in the Herd Book proper, or Classes B or C of the Supplementary Register of the Holstein UK & Ireland. The name, Herd Book number, date of birth, sire and dam of each animal must be stated on the entry form for printing in the catalogue. The cattle showing rules of the Holstein UK and Ireland will apply.
All Special Awards and Qualifiers are open to all eligible animals registered with Holstein UK.
Definition of Exhibitor Bred - see Conditions of Entry at the beginning of the Cattle Section.
ENTRY FEES MEMBER £5 NON MEMBER £10
CLASS 520 - HEIFER
In-calf with first calf, not more than three years old on the day of the Show and due to calve at not more than three years one month of age. Heifer to be not less than five months in calf.
Kindly sponsored by B R Hesford, NWF Agriculture, Melton Mowbray, Leics, LE13 1UW
CLASS 521 - JUNIOR COW, in-calf
Not less than five months, born on or after 31st July, 2012, having calved at least once (not eligible to be exhibited in Class 524).
Kindly sponsored by Bagshaws LLP, Uttoxeter, Staffs, ST14 8EB
CLASS 522 - SENIOR COW, in-calf
Not less than five months, born before 31st July, 2012 (not eligible to be exhibited in Class 525).
Kindly sponsored by Flanders Fallen Stock, Coalville, Leics, LE67 3AY
CLASS 523 - HEIFER, in-milk
Kindly sponsored by James Carnill Farm Supplies Ltd, Tollerton, Notts, NG12 4FS
CLASS 524 - JUNIOR COW, in-milk
Born on or after 31st July, 2012, having calved at least twice (not eligible to be exhibited in Class 521).
Kindly sponsored by Bayley's of Rosliston, Swadlincote, Derbys, DE12 8JB
CLASS 525 - SENIOR COW, in-milk
Born before 31st July, 2012 (not eligible to be exhibited in Class 522).
Kindly sponsored by Catley Engineering Ltd, Peckleton, Leics, LE9 7RB
CLASS 526 - COW, in-milk
Or in-calf, that has produced in one lactation of 305 days not less than 9.072 kgs. (2000 gallons) at 3.60% Butterfat. Entries must be accompanied by an Official Milk Recorded Certificate.
Kindly sponsored by GLW Feeds Ltd, Loughborough, Leics, LE12 9BS
CLASS 527 - GROUP OF THREE FEMALES
Owned by the exhibitor and exhibited in other Classes.
Kindly sponsored by David Granger Architectural Design Ltd, Ashby de la Zouch, Leics, LE65 1WN
CLASS 528 - PRODUCTION INSPECTION CLASS
Points will be awarded as follows:
One Point per Tonne of Lifetime Milk Production (last qualifying recording 31st May, 2017).
A maximum of 100 points for inspection to be awarded by the Judge.
MILK RECORDS CERTIFICATES SHOWING LIFETIME YIELDS MUST BE
FORWARDED TO THE SECRETARY WITH THE ENTRY FORM.
CLASS 529 - 50-TONNE COW
In-milk or in-calf. Entries must be accompanied by an Official Milk Recorded Certificate.
CLASS 531 - DAM & DAUGHTER
Of any age
S532 The SERCOMBE FAMILY PERPETUAL CUP will be awarded to the Champion Holstein.
S533 The Society’s Champion and Reserve Champion Rosettes will be awarded to the Champion and Reserve Champion and Junior Champion and Reserve Junior Champion.
S534 The Society’s Rosette will be awarded to the highest placed EXHIBITOR BRED animal in each class, (excepting Group Classes), and these animals will then qualify for Exhibitor Bred Championship & Reserve Champion in Show.
S535 HOLSTEIN UK offers its Championship Award Rosette to the exhibitor of the female Champion and Reserve Champion in Show.
S536 HOLSTEIN UK offers its Rosette for the Best Udder.
S537 HOLSTEIN UK offers its Rosette for the Best Exhibitor Bred Animal.
S538 The TYKES TROPHY, kindly donated by the Collier Family, will be awarded to the Best Exhibitor Bred Animal.
S539 HOLSTEIN UK offers its Rosette for the Junior Champion Rosette.
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