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Strong Demand for Quality British Blue Genetics

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It was very pleasing to receive the year end statistics from BCMS which showed that interest, nationally, in British Blue genetics continues to increase. There was a small but significant rise of 1%, to 11%, in the number of animals sired by a ‘Blue’ applying for passports, totalling a very respectable 187,000 animals! [more]

Carlisle Spring Sale

Show Friday 16th May at 1pm
Sale Saturday 17th May 10.30am

94 Pedigree Bulls
37 Pedigree Females
Plus a selection of Semen and Embryos.

Catalogues available shortly.

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Private Sale Catalogue
2014 Issue 6 now available.

The National British Blue Show
The schedule and booking forms are now available for the national show to be held at the Livestock Event, NEC , Birmingham on Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd July.

Wanted
Growthy, easy calving stock bull, for commercial suckler herd. Norfolk/Suffolk Border. Tel: 07881 825 405

Strong Demand for British Blue X calves at Holsworthy
The top price at Holsworthy Market on 9th April was achieved by a superb British Blue x bull calf, making £432; this was closely followed by another young bull calf making £412.

Kirkby Stephen Primestock Sale
Topping the sale of cast and OTM cattle at £1,235.46 was a 13 year old British Blue cow from S & P Brogden, Helbeck Farm.

Top 20 Sires by Registration 2013
now available to download.

No E Mail Addresses yet! Are you on the list?
Currently the Society does not have an E Mail address for the following Herds.

Strong Demand at Chelford – Blues Top 7,000 with 75% Clearance
It was immediately apparent from the start of the sale at Chelford that customers packing the ringside were looking primarily for strong, well grown and fit bulls ready to work


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Norbreck Cogent
Genus ABS Natural Stockcare
Hi Health Herdcare
Registering Calves
 
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North West British Blue Cattle Breeders Club Wales & Borders British Blue Cattle Breeders Club
South West British Blue Cattle Breeders Club Border British Blue Club
North East British Blue Cattle Breeders Club Northern Ireland Blue Cattle Club

The British Blue Cattle Society
Fell View,
Blencarn,
Penrith,

Cumbria CA10 1TX

Tel: 00 44 (0)1768 88775
Email: info@britishbluecattle.org


Forthcoming Events

Balmoral Show - 14th/16th May

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