GWARTHEG – CATTLE

GWARTHEG – CATTLE
(Chief Steward: Mr. Elwyn Thomas)
Prize Money in all Dairy Classes:

Non-Milk Classes: 1st £10; 2nd £6; 3rd £4. Entry Fee: £2
In Milk Classes: 1st £20; 2nd £10; 3rd £5. Entry Fee: £3


HOLSTEIN CATTLE
(Prize money of £35 – Class 4 kindly sponsored by N Roberts, Drefach)

(Prize money of £35 – Class 5 kindly sponsored by E & C Thomas, Pontantwn)
1 Maiden Heifer
2 Heifer in-calf
3 Cow in-calf
4 Heifer in-milk
5 Cow in-milk


SPECIAL C1
A Perpetual Silver Cup, presented by the late Mr. John Jones, Penybont, for the
best exhibit in Classes 1 – 5. The Committee will present a Replica for an exhibitor
winning it three times in succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – E & C Thomas, Pontantwn
2018 – N & R Roberts, Drefach
2017 – E & C Thomas, Pontantwn


SPECIAL C2
The Huw Williams, Castell Mawr, Perpetual Silver Cup, kindly presented by the
family of the late Mr. Williams, for the Best Holstein exhibit owned by an exhibitor
residing in the Llanddarog Parish or adjoining parishes or a member of the Show
Committee. The Committee will present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – E & C Thomas, Pontantwn
2018 – N & R Roberts, Drefach
2017 – E & C Thomas, Pontantwn



ANY OTHER DAIRY BREED (INCLUDING JERSEYS)

(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by HSBC Agriculture)
(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by H.E. Auctioneers)
(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by Barclays
Agricultural Banking, Carmarthen)
6 Maiden Heifer
7 Heifer in-calf
8 Cow in-calf
9 Heifer in-milk
10 Cow in-milk


SPECIAL C3
A Perpetual Silver Cup, kindly presented by Hafod Farm Supplies, Llanarthne, for
the best Jersey exhibit. The Committee will present a Replica for an exhibitor winning
it three times in succession

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – I Harries, Llannon
2018 – Evans & Carpenter, Carmarthen
2017 – A Thomas, Pontantwn


SPECIAL C4
A Perpetual Silver Cup, kindly presented by Eirian & Wendy Jenkins (Jenkins
Refrigeration), for the best exhibit in the Any Other Dairy Breed. The Committee will
present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – E Jones, Llangynog
2018 – N & R Roberts, Drefach
2017 – A Davies, Llangynog


INTER-BREED COMPETITION


SPECIAL C5
A Perpetual Silver Cup, presented by the late Mr. Gerwyn Stephens, Whitlera,
Porthyrhyd, for the best Milk Recorded Cow or Heifer, any breed. The Committee
will present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – M Davies, Llanarthne
2018 – N & R Roberts, Drefach
2017 – No Entries

SCALE OF POINTS FOR MILK RECORDED CLASSES

1. A maximum of 2,000 points to be allowed by the Judges on inspection of each entry.
2. Three to be allotted to each cow for every kilo of butterfat and protein yielded during a completed or uncompleted
lactation of not more than 305 days during the one year three months preceding the date of the Show.
3. Four points to be allotted to each heifer for every kilo of butterfat and protein yielded during a completed or uncompleted lactation
of not more than 305 days during the one year three months preceding the date of the Show.
4. 200 points to be allotted to each entry bred by the exhibitor.
5. In case of Show Schedules confined to Herd Book or Grading Register animals, heifers must calve under three years
of age. An Official Certificate of yield from the Record Office must accompany the entry form and exhibitors must
be members of the National Milk Records on the day of the Show.
6. Pedigree certificates should be available on day of Show.



SPECIAL C6
The Coedmoelion Perpetual Trophy kindly presented by the Richards Family,
Coedmoelion, for the best pair of dairy cattle by the same owner. The Committee will
present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – E & C Thomas, Pontantwn
2018 – Evans & Carpenter, Carmarthen
2017 – Nicel Jerseys, College Road
Special Prize kindly donated by Genus:
1st: £30 semen voucher
2nd: £20 semen voucher



SPECIAL C7
A Perpetual Silver Cup, presented by Mr. Wyn Edwards, Drefach, for the Inter-breed
Dairy Champion Heifer selected from each section. The Committee will present a
Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.
Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – M Davies, Llanarthne
2018 – N & R Roberts, Drefach
2017 – Felin Jerseys, Llannon

Special Prize kindly donated by Gerwyn Jones Esq., World Wide Sires:

Supreme Heifer: £30 semen voucher
Reserve Supreme: £20 semen voucher



SPECIAL C8
The Percy Thomas Perpetual Silver Cup, in memory of the late Mr. Percy Thomas,
Pantypwll, Llanddarog, kindly presented by the family for the Inter- breed champion in
the dairy section. Breed champions only to complete. The Committee will present a
Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.
Rhoddir Cwpan Arian Parhaol Percy Thomas, er cof am y diweddar Mr Percy Thomas,
Pantypwll, Llanddarog, yn rhoddedig gan ei deulu, am y pencampwr Rhyng-fridio yn
adran gwartheg godro. Bydd y Pwyllgor yn cyflwyno Copi i’r perchennog yn ennill tair
gwaith yn olynol.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – E & C Thomas, Pontantwn
2018 – N & R Roberts, Drefach
2017 – E & C Thomas, Pontantwn



EIDION BRIDIO – BEEF BREEDING
Prize Money in all Beef Classes: 1st £15; 2nd £10; 3rd £5. Entry Fee: £3
(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by B. T. Jones Haulage)
(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by Dyfed Alarms)
(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by Gravells Motors)



HEREFORD
(Prize Money of £100 kindly sponsored by Absolute Marquees Ltd)

11 Best bull born before 1st January 2021
12 Best bull born on/after 1st January 2021
13 Best maiden heifer
14 Best heifer in milk or in calf
15 Best cow in milk or in calf
Champion Rosette presented to the best exhibit in Classes 11 – 15



ANY OTHER NATIVE BREED (INCLUDING WELSH BLACKS)
16 Best bull born before 1st January 2021
17 Best bull born on/after 1st January 2021
18 Best maiden heifer
19 Best heifer in milk or in calf
20 Best cow in milk or in calf
Champion Rosette presented to the best exhibit in Classes 16 – 20


SPECIAL C9
A Perpetual Silver Cup, presented by Mrs Evelyn Jones, Erwlas, Llanarthne, for the
best Welsh Black exhibit. The Committee will present a Replica for an exhibitor winning
it three times in succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – M Jones, Llanfynydd
2018 – No exhibitors
2017 – A James, Bryngwyn, Penrhiwllan


LIMOUSINS
(Prize money of £100 kindly sponsored by Richard Thomas)

21 Best bull born before 1st January 2021
22 Best bull born on/after 1st January 2021
23 Best maiden heifer
24 Best heifer in milk or in calf
25 Best cow in milk or in calf
Champion Rosette presented to the best exhibit in Classes 21 - 25


BRITISH BLUES
26 Best bull born before 1st January 2021
27 Best bull born on/after 1st January 2021
28 Best maiden heifer
29 Best heifer in milk or in calf
30 Best cow in milk or in calf
Champion Rosette presented to the best exhibit in Classes 26 – 30


ANY OTHER CONTINENTAL BEEF
31 Best bull born before 1st January 2021
32 Best bull born on/after 1st January 2021
33 Best maiden heifer
34 Best heifer in milk or in calf
35 Best cow in milk or in calf
Champion Rosette presented to the best exhibit in Classes 31 – 35


COMMERCIAL BEEF (NON PEDIGREE)
(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by Groundhog UK Ltd)
36 Best suckling calf under 10 months
37 Best heifer
38 Best steer



SPECIAL C10
The Groesasgwrn Perpetual Cup, kindly presented by the Edwards family,
Groesasgwrn, for the best exhibit in the Commercial Beef Section, classes 36 – 38.
The Committee will present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in
succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – No entries


SPECIAL C11
The Hywel and Clare John Perpetual Cup, kindly presented by Mr & Mrs Hywel and
Clare John for the best beef Inter-breed pair. The Committee will present a
Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.
Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – G Lee, Four Roads
2018 – G Lee & CM Lloyd, Four Roads
2017 – P Davies, Rhydlewis
Special Prize kindly donated by GENUS:
1st: £30 semen voucher
2nd: £20 semen voucher


SPECIAL C12
The Pantyrefail Perpetual Trophy, kindly donated by the Jones Family, Pantyrefail,
for the Inter-breed champion in the beef section. Breed champions only to compete.
The Committee will present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in
succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – Deri Limousins, Llangain
2018 – W Griffiths, Ferryside
2017 – I Williams, Llangain

Special Prize kindly donated by Caffi Rhiannon:
Supreme Beef Inter-breed: £30
Reserve Beef Inter-breed: £20


SPECIAL C13
A Perpetual Silver Cup, presented by Mr L. Hyett, Somerset, for the Supreme
Champion in the Cattle section. Breed champions only to compete. The Committee
will present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – Deri Limousins, Llangain
2018 – W Griffiths, Ferryside
2017 – I Williams, Llangain

Special Prize kindly donated by Prostock Vets:

Supreme: £30
Reserve: £20


SPECIAL C14
A Perpetual Silver Cup, kindly presented by the late Mr C. S. Davies, Delfron,
Porthyrhyd, for exhibitor gaining most points in Cattle Sections. The Committee will
present a Replica for an exhibitor winning it three times in succession. One point will be
awarded for every animal exhibited, plus an additional three points awarded for first prize
winners; two for second prize winners and one for third prize winners. In the event of a
tie, the award will be given to the exhibitor with the most number of exhibits.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – G Lee, Four Roads
2018 – N & R Roberts, Drefach
2017 – G Lee & CM Lloyd, Four Roads


YOUNG HANDLERS SECTION
Prize Money: 1st £10; 2nd £6; 3rd £4. Entry Fee: £1
39 Dairy calf to be handled by a competitor, under 11 years old, on Show day
40 Dairy calf to be handled by a competitor, 11-16 years old, on Show day
41 Dairy calf to be handled by a competitor, 17-21 years old, on Show day


SPECIAL C15
The Gelligatrog Prepetual Cup, kindly presented by Mr Elwyn Thomas, Gelligatrog,
Pontantwn, for the Champion Young Handler of a dairy calf. Cup to be held for one
year.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – M Jones, Llangynog
2018 – C Davies, Carmarthen
2017 – C Davies, Carmarthen

42 Beef calf to be handled by a competitor, under 11 years old, on Show day
43 Beef calf to be handled by a competitor, 11-16 years old, on Show day
44 Beef calf to be handled by a competitor, 17-21 years old, on Show day


SPECIAL C16
The Lopen Perpetual Cup for the Champion Young Handler of a beef calf. Cup to be
held for one year.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – A James, Penrhiwllan
2018 – B Davies, Dryslwyn
2017 – R & D Whittle, Newchurch


CALF SECTION
Prize Money: 1st £10; 2nd £6; 3rd £4. Entry Fee: £1
(Prize money of £50 kindly sponsored by Cowindale Feeds)
45 Dairy Calf – any breed – born after 1st October 2021

46 Dairy Calf – any breed – born after 1st April 2021, and before 30th
September 2021

SPECIAL C17
The Mootrition Solutions Prepetual Cup, kindly presented by Mrs Anwen Edwards
Jones, Lluestwen, Machynlleth, for the Champion Dairy Calf. Cup to be held for one
year.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – M Jones, Llangynog
2018 – M Jones, Llangynog
2017 – N & R Roberts, Drefach

Special Prize kindly donated by Mr & Mrs I Morgan, Llanybri:
Champion Dairy Calf: £20
Reserve Champion: £10

47 Beef Calf – any breed – born after 1st October 2021


48 Beef Calf – any breed – born after 1st April 2021, and before 30th
September 2021


SPECIAL C18

The Clunderwen & Cardigan Farmers Perpetual Cup for the best Beef Calf. Cup to
be held for one year.

Winner 2020 & 2021 – No show held
2019 – I Williams, Llangain
2018 - I Williams, Llangain
2017 – I Williams, Llangain