Beef Expo 2013: Commercial Cattle Classes

By Aly Balsom

The National Spring Spectacular Show at Beef Expo, Malvern has just kicked off. I’ll bring you the results as they happen.

A few classes took place last night, the results from them are:

Commercial cattle classes

Class 1: Heifer by a registered native sire

1st: DH Jones’ Welsh Black, Gwarcwn Meinir 25

2352013 Native Heifer  Champ

2nd : GR Fountaine’s Beef Shorthorn x British Shorthorn, The Butcher’s Lass

3rd: CJ and JLM Hutchings and Sons’ Devon, Kingsbrompton Daisy May

Class 2: Steer by a registered native sire

1st: RA Jones’ Beef Shorthorn, Welsh Wizard

2352013 Native Steer Champ

2nd: P and S sellers’ Hereford, Call me what u like

3rd: G R Fountaine’s Aberdeen Angus, I’m all ears

First classes of today are as follows:

Class 5: Heifer by a registered Limousin sire

Weighing 436-495kg

1st: Lin Pidsley’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Sapphire

2nd: Gilbert Brooke’s Limousin, Brutey

3rd: GR Fountaine’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Shot in the Dark

Weighing 516-680kg

1st: TA and LC Lyon and Son’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Temptation

2nd: Mr AD Bishop’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Miss Money Penny

3rd: Tecwyn Jones’ Limousin cross, Tequila

Class 6: Heifer by a registered British Blue sire

1st: Mr AD Bishop’s British Blue cross x British Blue, Black Beauty

2nd: P and S Sellers’ British Blue cross x British Blue, Miss Dior

3rd: Miss N Beardsley’s British Blue cross, Haveyouseenme

Class 7: Heifer by a registered Charolais sire

1st: Sedgewick and Slack’s Charolais cross x Charolais, Sugar Lips

2nd: Mr and Mrs Alford’s Charolais cross x Charolais, Off the Clock

3rd: Fountaine and Plested’s Charolais cross x Charolais, Golden eye

Class 8: Heifer by any other registered continental sire (one entry)

1st: Mr A D Bishop’s Blonde cross x Blonde, Sharon

 Class 9: Heifer by any sire purchased at a public auction/livestock market up to a maximum of £1,250

1st: JM and SM Rowlands’ British Blue cross x British Blue, Star

2nd: D Thomas’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Spice Girl

3rd: W Hardy and Sons’ Limousin cross x Limousin, Domino

Class 10 – Baby heifer up to and including 425kgs

271-393kg

1st: TC Edwards and Sons’ Limousin, Miss Top

2nd: P and S Sellers Limousin cross x Limousin, Top Notch

3rd: P and S Sellers’ British Blue cross x British Blue, Cover Girl

382-425kg

1st: JM and SM Rowlands’ Limousin, Lily May

2nd: Sedgewick and Slack’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Watabootie

3rd: JM and SM Rowlands’ Limousin cross x Limousin, Black Velvet

Class 11 – Baby steer up to and including 425kg

1st: Lin Pidsley’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Disaronno

2nd: GR Fountaine’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Caught My Eye

3rd: Lin Pidsley#s Limousin cross x Limousin, Mojo

Class 12 – Steer by a registered Limousin sire

446-504kg

1st: Mr and Mrs M J Alford’s Limousin, Harlem Shake

2nd: TC Edwards and Sons Limousin cross x Limousin, Mr Dyson

3rd: T and K Coney and Sons’ Limousin cross x Limousin, Hit Man

560-646kg

1st: TA and LC Lyon and Son’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Jagger

2nd: Gilbert Brooke’s Limousin, Roxy Boy

3rd: TA and LC Lyon and Son’s Limousin cross x Limousin cross, Hugo

Class 13: Steer by a registered British Blue sire

1st: NE Slack’s British Blue, Maximum

2nd: W Hardy and Sons’ British Blue cross x British Blue, 007

Class 14: Steer by a registered Charolais sire (one entry)

1st: Sedgewick and Slack’s Charolais cross x Charolais, Rizzle Kicks

Class 15 – Steer by any other continental

1st: Edd Morgan’s Blonde cross, Mr Muscle

Class 16 – Steer by any sire purchased at a public auction/livestock market up to a maximum of £1,250

1st: TC Edwards and Sons’ Limousin, Tiny Tempah

2nd: Lin Pidsley’s Limousin cross x Limousin, Ne-Yo

3rd: W Hardy and Sons British Blue cross x British Blue, Skyfall