BEEF / CATTLE

Secretary / Richard Griffiths

beef@caerwys-show.org.uk

Download an entry form here

On the day, please take the BLUE route to the show field

Senior Steward: Dan Hollingsworth

FREE TO ENTER

Supreme Champion

The Plas Newydd Perpetual Challenge Cup, kindly presented by Mrs E. Jones and family in memory of her late husband Mr D. Trevor Jones, will be awarded to the Supreme Champion, together with a Show Committee sash and a cash prize of £50.

Champion Pair

The Goldstar Genetics Perpetual Challenge Cup will be awarded to the Champion Pair together with a cash prize of £50.

DEFRA REGULATIONS – IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL CATTLE EXHIBITORS

All cattle must be accompanied by a Cattle Passport and undertake any required pre-movement testing

All exhibitors are respectfully requested to attend the Grand Parade in the Main Ring at 3:00pm. Only the Section Supreme Champions will be presented with their respective trophies in the Main Ring.  All other class Champions will receive their trophies & prize money from the Cattle Secretary after the Grand Parade.

YOUNG HANDLER CATTLE CLASSES (Under 26 years of age)

Judge: Harri Kynaston, Cerrigydrudion

Steward: John Roberts

FREE TO ENTER

Championship

A trophy to keep, kindly donated by Ffrwd Holsteins, will be awarded to the Champion of Classes YHC1 and YHC2 which is to be judged on handling and presentation.  

To encourage development of young people to become stockpeople of the future, a cash award of £20 will be paid to every entrant in YHC1 and in YHC2 in the 2022 show. 

We thank Northop A.T.B. for generously donating funds for entrants from Flintshire. Caerwys Agricultural Show Committee and Mrs Judith Standring will provide funds for entrants from other counties.

Classes:

YHC1 Heifer calf – any dairy breed less than 15 months of age on the day of the show

YHC2 Beef calf – less than 18 months old on the day of the show

COMMERCIAL BEEF CATTLE

CATTLE NOT TO BE SHOWN IN ANY OTHER SECTION

On the day, please take the BLUE route to the show field

Judge: Mr Aled Roberts, Anglesey

Steward: Dan Hollingsworth

FREE TO ENTER

Championship

A Perpetual Memorial Trophy kindly presented by the family of the late Mr John Williams, Harp Farm, Caerwys, will be awarded to the Champion of the Commercial Beef Classes, together with a cash prize of £50, sponsored by Alun and Angela Parry.

The Reserve Champion will be awarded a cash prize of £20.

Classes:

CB1 Best heifer 

CB2 Best steer  

CB3 Commercial suckler cow or heifer in calf or with calf at foot – not to be entered into any other class

CB4 Pair of cattle – the property of the exhibitor

CB5 Best steer or heifer from a holding that has not exhibited outside the county of Flintshire in the last five years

ANY BRITISH NATIVE

On the day, please take the BLUE route to the show field

Judge: Mr Aled Robert, Anglesey

Steward: Dan Hollingsworth

FREE TO ENTER

Championship

The County Crops Shield kindly presented by County Crops will be awarded to the Champion of Any British Native together with a cash prize of £30. 

The Reserve Champion will be awarded a cash prize of £20 

Classes:

RMC1 Bull born before 1 January 2021

RMC2 Bull born on, or after, 1 January 2021

RMC3 Cow, in milk or in calf, or heifer in milk

RMC4 Heifer born before 1 January 2021

RMC5 Heifer born on, or after, 1 January 2021

RMC6 Pair of cattle – the property of the exhibitor

Beef Section Points Trophy

The Morgan Griffiths Memorial Perpetual Challenge Trophy will be awarded to the exhibitor gaining the most points in the Beef Section Classes.