Caerwys Agricultural Show

8th June 2024

Days
Hours
Mins

Dairy Cattle

Please read the information below, then click here to enter online.

Dairy Cattle

Please read the information below, then click here to enter online.

Championship

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, kindly donated by sponsored by J Bradburne Price & CO.

Champion Pair 

The Goldstar Genetics Perpetual Challenge Cup will be awarded to the Champion Pair together with a cash prize of £50, kindly donated and sponsored by J Bradburne Price & CO 

Wynnstay Group Plc will award prizes of £35 for Champion Diary Animal and £15 for the Reserve Champion. 

Any Breed Dairy Cattle

DC1 – Maiden dairy heifer showing calf teeth 

DC2 – Heifer in calf 

DC3 – Cow in calf 

DC4 – Heifer in milk 

DC5 – Cow in milk 

DC6 – Pair of cattle – property of the exhibitor 

 

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

DEFRA REGULATIONS – IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL CATTLE EXHIBITORS 

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

FREE TO ENTER 

Judge: Mr Bryn Roberts

Stewards: Mr John Roberts

Championship 

  • The Cwpan Pontruffydd, kindly presented by Mr Bryn Roberts and family, will be awarded to the Champion. To be won three times in succession or five times in all. Prizes of £35 for the Champion Dairy Animal and £15 for the Reserve Champion will be awarded, kindly sponsored by Wynnstay Group plc.

Special Prizes 

  • The Wynnstay Dairy Link Shield kindly presented by Wynnstay Group plc will be awarded to the winner of Class DC1.
  • A Perpetual Memorial Cup kindly presented by the family of the late Mr Bert Jones, Wern Fawr will be awarded to the exhibitor gaining the most points in the Dairy Section (Classes DC1 – DC6).
  • A £50 voucher kindly presented by Genus Breeding Ltd will be awarded to the winners of classes DC4 and DC5. 

£10 compensation will be given to entrants in classes DC4 and DC5 for loss of milk. A milk pump will be available on the show field, provided by Mr Dewi Jones. 

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

YHC1 – Handler to be 14 years or under on day of show

YHC2 – Handler to be 15 – 21 years old on show day.

Cattle show can be any dairy breed heifer calf less than 15 months of age on the day of the show.

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

DEFRA REGULATIONS – IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL CATTLE EXHIBITORS 

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

Judge: Mr Bryn Roberts 

Stewards: Mr John Roberts

Championship 

    • A trophy to keep, kindly donated by Iona Roberts, will be awarded to the Champion of Class and YHC1 and YHC3, which is to be judged on handling and presentation.  
    • A trophy to keep, kindly donated by Ffrwd Holsteins, will be awarded to the Champion of Class YHC2 and YHC4, which is to be judged on handling and presentation.

To encourage the development of young people to become stock people of the future, a cash award of £20 will be paid to every entrant in YHC1 and YHC2 in the 2023 show. This award has been kindly sponsored by

CSJ K9 Ltd
JI & D Hughes 
Dovecote Brewery
Crown Lixwm
GB Tools Ltd
Joleen Meadows Farm Shop Lixwm
Waterhouse Flowers
MP Lifting – Hoist & Stairlift Specialists 
Dilwyn Williams Construction
Will McNiece, Massey Feeds
Neil Cochran Ground Work
Llaethdy Mynydd Mostyn
Llaethdy Llwyn Banc

 

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

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.

Secretary: Delyth Potts

If you would prefer not to enter online, please download an entry form below and email or post it to the secretary.