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Female Type Classification

The Society has recently begun offering an independent Type Classification service to its members…to view full screen click the bottom right hand corner of the flipping book (the square with 4 corners).

South Devons take on Female Linear Assessment Service

Earlier this year the Society decided to offer to its members the independent measuring service managed by NBDC (National Bovine Data Centre).  Council agreed to offer the first 20 herds a financial incentive of £100 each, and already those 20 herd places have been filled.  The Society looks forward to seeing a roll-out of the service, which will enable herds to benchmark and assess their female breeding stock, at the same time as providing potential buyers a valuable insight into breeding potential.

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Mr Mervyn Rowe elected President of the World South Devon Association

The Society is delighted that Mr Mervyn Rowe from Tregondale Farm, Menheniot, Cornwall was elected President of the World South Devon Association at the recent World Conference in South Africa. 

Mervyn will hold the post for three years, during which time he will encourage closer connections with our fellow South Devon organisations around the world. 

The next World Congress will be hosted in New Zealand in 2020.

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National Herd Competition Winner’s Open Day 2016

National Herd Competition Winner’s Open Day 2016

30th September 2016

Twenty herds situated across the country, from the far west of Cornwall to the east of Sussex, and north into Northumberland, and each challenged by a different environment, entered the South Devons’ National Herd Competition in 2016, which this year was judged by James Eustice, Philip Tully and Robert Dimond.

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