National All Breeds Show 2010 – Holstein senior in milk championship


senior holst champ - web.jpgThe Holstein senior in milk championship was awarded to Almond Stormatic Avis from P Rawcliffe/ F R Lawson and Son, Park Farm, Annan. She is by Comestar Stormatic and out of Almondene BC Avis.


Judge Edward Griffiths was torn between the top two cows, but in the end he said; ‘her rear udder blows me away.’


Almond comes from a number of show successes including Interbreed Champion at the 2006 Royal Show. She calved three weeks ago and is giving 65 litres/ day. Last lactation her 305 day average was 12,500 litres.


In reserve was Denmire Lheros Pamela 8 by Comestar Lheris and out of Denmire Progress Pamela 3. This five year old was put forward by Messrs Dennison, Scales Park Farm, Ulverston.