Southwell Ploughing Match & Show

2019 show to be held at

Thoresby Estate

Saturday 28th September 2019

 

See General Rules, Judges, Stewards and Sponsors on the Cattle introduction pages.

ENTRY FEES £6 Returned on Appearance  PRIZE MONEY 1st £30 (plus £50 – 2018 Presidents Award); 2nd £22; 3rd £15; 4th £12.

COMMERCIAL CROSSBRED BEEF CLASSES

JUDGE: Mr. Joe Burnett

CLASS DESCRIPTION
Divisions will be made as equally as possible, by the stewards. This will be dependent on the number forward and weight on the day.
101 Best Steer: Division – Light Weight
102 Best Steer: Division – Heavy Weight
103 Best Heifer: Division – Light Weight
104 Best Heifer: Division – Heavy Weight
105 Pair of Animals, entered in the previous Beef Classes, and the property of the same exhibitor. No rosettes to be worn.
S106 CHAMPIONSHIP: For the Champion Beast and Reserve Champion Beast. To be judged from the 1st prize winners from classes 101-104 or at the discretion of the judge.
The winner to be awarded the ‘The S. Hall Cup’.
Champion Beast Awarded: £50 Reserve Champion Beast Awarded: £40
S107 For the best animal of the opposite sex to the Champion,
The winner to be awarded ‘The A & V Squires Plant Co. Ltd Cup’


PUREBRED NATIVE BEEF CLASSES

JUDGE: Mrs P.Stanley

CLASS DESCRIPTION
108 Bull any Age
109 Cow in Milk or In Calf
110 Heifer born on or after 1st January 2016 and before 31st Dec 2016
111 Heifer born on or after 1st January 2017
112 Pair of Animals, entered in the previous Purebred Classes, and the property of the same exhibitor
No rosettes to be worn.
S113 For the Breed Champion To be judged from the 1st prize winner from classes 108 – 111 or at the discretion of the judge.
The winner to be awarded the ‘The Norman Foster Trophy’.   Breed Champion Awarded: £40


PUREBRED CONTINENTAL BEEF CLASSES

JUDGE: P. Donger Esq.

In all classes below – If more than six entries are received for one breed an extra class will be added

CLASS DESCRIPTION
114 Bull any Age
115 Cow in Milk or In Calf
116 Heifer born on or after 1st January 2016 and before 31st Dec 2016
117 Heifer born on or after 1st January 2017
118 Pair of Animals, entered in the previous purebred classes, and the property of the same exhibitor. No rosettes to be worn.
S119 For the Breed Champion To be judged from the 1st prize winner from classes  114 – 117 or at the discretion of the judge.
The winner to be awarded the ‘The West Highland Trophy’.   Breed Champion Awarded: £40


SUPREME BEEF CHAMPION

JUDGE: S. Calvert Esq.
PRIZE MONEY Champion: £25 Reserve Champion: £10

S120 SUPREME BEEF CHAMPIONSHIP
To be judged from the Champion of classes S106, S113 & S119.
The winner to be awarded the ‘The Robert W. Kaye Challenge Cup’
The Winner to be eligible for Class S162 the 2018 Show Champion.
The Ben Mellors Memorial Trophy will be awarded to the exhibitor with the Most Points in the Beef Section along with £50 in Prize Money kindly donated by Mr & Mrs Keith Robertshaw. The runner up will receive £25.


YOUNG HANDLER

JUDGES: Beef Mrs P. Stanley. Dairy: A. Timbury Esq.

PRIZE MONEY 1st £10; 2nd £8; 3rd £5; 4th £3
Special Rosettes for none prize winners

Note: To be judged on completion of the Main Classes.
All Handlers must be able to control their animals single handed.

CLASS DESCRIPTION
146 For the BEST BEEF JUNIOR YOUNG HANDLER UNDER 14 YEARS OF AGE. Beef animal suitable to be led by a young handler – at the discretion of the judge. To be judged on their Showing and Handling ability and NOT THE QUALITY OF THE ANIMAL. These animals need not have been entered in any other Class. State name of handler on entry form.
147 For the BEST DAIRY JUNIOR YOUNG HANDLER UNDER 14 YEARS OF AGE. Dairy animal suitable to be led by a young handler – at the discretion of the judge. To be judged on their Showing and Handling ability and NOT THE QUALITY OF THE ANIMAL. These animals need not have been entered in any other Class. State name of handler on entry form.
148 For the BEST BEEF SENIOR YOUNG HANDLER BETWEEN 14 YEARS AND UNDER 21 YEARS OF AGE. As Class 146. State name of handler on entry form.
149 For the BEST DAIRY SENIOR YOUNG HANDLER BETWEEN 14 YEARS AND UNDER 21 YEARS OF AGE. As Class 147. State name of handler on entry form.
S150 BEST BEEF YOUNG HANDLER, winner from classes 146 and 148.
To be awarded the ‘The Alan Nosworthy Memorial Trophy’.
S151 BEST DAIRY YOUNG HANDLER, winner from classes 147 and 149.
To be awarded the ‘The G. E. Pogson Trophy’


THE SHOW TEAM AWARDS

JUDGE: Mrs D. Padgett

This award will be judged covering such aspects as the presentation and welfare of cattle,Cleanliness of lines, marketing and promotion of the herd and presentation of the staffassociated with each herd. All Dairy and Beef Cattle Exhibitors will be eligible to compete.

CLASS DESCRIPTION
S152 THE SHOW TEAM AWARD
Winner to receive ‘The Pedersen Contracting Trophy’ & £50 Prize Money kindly donated by Mr Michael Pedersen


THE 2018 SHOW CHAMPION

JUDGE: I. Sharman Esq.

PRIZE MONEY Champion: £50 and ‘The H. Reid Cup’ Reserve Champion: £25
CLASS DESCRIPTION
S162 THE 2018 SHOW CHAMPION.
To be judged as the Best Stock Animal from the Winners of the Championship Classes: S120, S141 & S161.