26th Annual Dairy Event

13th November 2019 at 11:30am
Holsworthy Market
New Market Road, Holsworthy, Devon, EX22 7FA


Judging commences at 11am

*** Sale at 12 noon ***

Classes for freshly calved Heifers, 2nd/3rd Calving Cows
& a coloured and crossbred class

*Entry of 82 Dairy Cattle* Judge- Master Breeder Mr TJ Dauncey of
‘Leswidden’ Holsteins.

To inc 50 Heifers & 32 Cows from 24 vendors from the Ped herds:

Aldercombe                Laneslade
Bartinney                     Littleweir
Beckwell                         Mabec
Bocaddon                     Oxenacres
Cardinney                       Perrins
Chettiscombe                  Rosemodress
     Glebegray                     Thuborough
 Glendene                      Tregustick
 Hawkleigh                     Ventonian
 Hoops                            Wardada
     Hury                           Westwood

Also from Mr GCB Davis, DW & SE Turner & HJ SA & J Wonnacott.

The 26th dairy event catalogue contains one of the largest numbers of
entries we have seen for many years. The sale will appeal to both
commercial and pedigree dairy farmers with an excellent quality entry,
comprising animals bred from 33 VG/EX dams with many having
multiple generations VG/EX pedigrees. The sale includes 2 freshly
calved heifers bred from 10 generations of VG/EX breeding, Lot 9,
Perrins Ricki 7 and Lot 38 Mabec Aftershock Rapture 2.
The catalogue contains a superb mixture of well proven, long
established homebred UK families and international cow families
including but not limited to the Annabel, Daisy, Eclipse Flora, Meg,
Moorland, Rapture and Ricki cow families.

The sale includes many high yielding families with dams yields topping at 12,719Kgs for Lot
26, heifer Laneslade Clown Man Liza who is bred from 4 generations
of VG/EX including an EX92 (5) LP130 tonne 4th dam. In the cow
class individual actual yields top at 11,533Kgs for Lot 50 Hury Silvan
Smokey with her heifer lactation. The highest PLI in the catalogue is
an impressive PLI £494 for Lot No 42 Thuborough Lulu 107. The
catalogue also contains entries in Class 3 being the coloured and
crossbred with Jerseys, Montbeliardes and red and white blended
entries forward.

~ Afternoon programme of speakers and seminars ~

2.00pm – Babb & Green Finance Ltd
Peter Green – ‘Livestock Finance - the Options’

2.20pm – Penbode Vets –
‘Calf Pneumonia’

2.40pm – Genus –
Samantha Wilson- ‘Nu-era Beef and the link with Sexcel’

3.00pm – Baldwins –
Melanie Cage- ‘Making the most of your accountant’

3.20pm – Torch Vets –
Kiera Schubert BA Vet MB CertAVP (Cattle) MRCVS -
‘Optimal milking for health & performance – milking time testing’

3.40pm – Harpers Feeds Ltd –
Richard Waters- ‘Feeding this year’s forages’

4.00pm – Arthur & Debbie Walters-
‘Judging the International Trade Fair Dairy Show In Kenya’

*50 Tradestands, Hospitality & Exhibitors*

Kivells would like to thank all the Sponsors for their support

*An invitation to all our clients to join us for this special event


Schedule of classes available.

Please contact 01409 253275 or email dairy@kivells.com


Mark Bromell BSc (Hons) MRICS FAAV FLAA
Mark Davis
Robert Speck