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Fielding Stud Ram Fair Results 2010

Posted by Christina On December - 11 - 2010

Results from the Southdown section of the Fielding Ram Fair held on Dec 8th 2010 can be seen below.

C.J.Medlicott  sold 1 $1700, passed 1, Run 2 sold 1 at $2400

Glenhazard Holdings Ltd sold 2 at $1000 each. Run 2 passed 1

Willowhaugh Enterprises Ltd sold 2 at $1000 each and passed 1 Run 2 sold 2 1 at $1200 and 1 at $1000

Mrs.R.M.Bradley sold 1 at $1000 and passed 1

S.G.Gray  passed 2

Tasvic Downs sold 1 at $3500

Ike Williams sold 1 at $1000 and withdrew 1

S.G.& P.D.Baker passed 1

J.T.Wynyard sold 1 $1000 and passed 1

Mrs.J.A.Wilson sold 1 at $800

R.L.McKenzie sold 1 at $800 and passed 2

Christchurch A&P Show Results 2010

Posted by Christina On November - 12 - 2010

Canterbury A&P Show

Below you can see the results from the Christchurch A&P Show held this week. A great result for the Southdown was Neville Moorhead’s and Christina Jordan’s ram and ewe winning the Champion Meat Breeds Pair.

Sheep Interbreeds Champion/Group Awards

Champion Meat Breeds Pair (Champion Ram & Champion Ewe) N J Moorhead, I M & C A Jordan.

PGG Wrightson Ltd Champion Wool Breeds Pair (Champion Ram & Champion Ewe) Matangi Station, A D Paterson.

BNZ Supreme Champion Meat Animal. Bank of New Zealand sponsor Prize Money $500: I M & C A Jordan.

BNZ Supreme Champion Wool Animal. Bank of New Zealand sponsor Prize money $500: Jim & Ramona Sidey.

Southdown Sheep Section

Southdown Judge(s): R T McKenzie, Masterton, D Murray, Lawrence (Junior Judge).

Ram, over 18 months, shorn. (5 entries): Moorhead N J 1, Gill R E & J 2, Jordan I M & C A 3.

Alliance NZ Ltd Ram, under 18 months, shorn. (22 entries):  Williams P G, F C & B R 1, Moorhead N J 2, Medlicott Chris J 3, A D Gillespie 4, Christey A C & L K 5 & 6.

Alliance NZ Ltd & Merial Ancare Quality Meat Yield Class, two Rams. (11 entries)

Judges: Blair Robertson, Gore, Bruce Robertson, Wyndham.

Medlicott Chris J 1, Christey A C & L K 2, Williams P G, F C & B R 3, Tasvic Family Trust 4, Jordan I M & C A 5, Jordan I M & C A 6.

Champion Southdown Ram: N J Moorhead.

Reserve Champion Southdown Ram: R E & J Gill.

Ewe, over 30 months, shorn, and her suckling lamb(s). (6 entries): Jordan I M & C A 1, Jordan I M & C A 2, Brannigan S W 3.

Ewe, 18 to 30 months, shorn and her suckling lamb(s). (4 entries): Jordan I M & C A 1, Christey A C & L K 2, Gillespie A D 3.

Essential Nutrition Ewe, under 18 months, shorn. (13 entries): Christey A C & L K 1, Tasvic Family Trust 2, Tasvic Family Trust 3, Jordan I M & C A 4.

Allflex NZ Ltd Pair of Ewes, under 18 months, shorn. (8 entries): Jordan I M & C A 1, Medlicott Chris J 2, Medlicott Chris J 3, Christey A C & L K 4.

Best Carcass Sheep – judged by all four Southdown judges: Tasvic Family Trust.

Champion Southdown Ewe : I M & C A Jordan.

Jarman Cup – Perpetual Trophy awarded to Champion Southdown Ewe: Jordan I M & C A.

Reserve Champion Southdown Ewe : I M & C A Jordan.

Supreme Champion Southdown : I M & C A Jordan.

James Deans Challenge Shield – Most Points Southdown Section. : I M & C A Jordan.