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Haven Herefords - Latest News

All the latest news and competition details from Haven Herefords, Herefordshire.

 

Shropshire County Show 2017

Haven Nugget came first in the Bull born on or between 1st January and 31st March 2016, and then took the Reserve Male Championship at the Shropshire Show under the judgement of Mr Phil Alman, Greenyards Herefords.

 

Haven Nugget
Sire: Haven Kingpin
Dam: Haven Curly 109th
Date of Birth: 5th March 2016

Shropshire County Show 2017
 
 

 

 

Royal Three Counties Show 2017

A great day at the Royal Three Counties winning the Hopton Perpetual Trophy for the Best Group of Three at the show with Haven North Star, Haven Nugget and our poll bull Havenfield 1 Nitro.

Royal Three Counties Show 2017
 
 

HCBA Christmas Calf Show 2016

Haven Neptune took the Supreme, Grand Male Championships at the Christmas Calf Show under the judgement of Mr John O’Connor Clouncagh Herefords, Co. Limerick, Ireland. Over 150 pedigree Hereford calves were entered in the show, one of the biggest in Europe.

Our full results were:

 

 

 

Haven Neptune
Sire: Haven Kingpin
Dam: Haven Sheila
Date of Birth: 11th November 2015

Haveen Neptune HCBA Christmas Calf Show 2016
 
 
Winners of the Best Group of Three by the same sire – Haven Kingpin

Winners of the Best Group of Three by the same sire – Haven Kingpin.

Supreme Champion (Right) Haven Neptune and Reserve Male Champion (Left) Haven Northstar

Supreme Champion (Right) Haven Neptune and Reserve Male Champion (Left) Haven Northstar.

 
 

Designer Genes Sale 2016

Both of our entries in the Designer Genes Sale were sold to excellent homes, both having purchased Haven genetics in the past. Dowager 180th and Julia 48th were the first Haven females to sell at public auction in 35 years.

 

Haven Dowager 180th sold to CFP, SH & LJ McCreath for £3000gns

Sire: Haven Kermit
Dam: Haven Dowager 172nd

Haven Dowager 180th
 

 

 

 

Haven Julia 48th sold to MJ Brewster for £2600gns

Sire: Haven Kingpin
Dam: Haven Julia 47th

Haven Julia 48th
 

 

 

 

 

A packed ringside for the Designer Genes sale was excellent to see.

Designer Genes sales 2016
 
 

 

National Horned Hereford Show 2016

Haven Montana
Sire: Knockmountagh Marshal
Dam: Haven Louisa 48th
Date of Birth: 10th April 2015

Haven Montana took the Supreme, Grand & Intermediate Championships at the National Show under the judgement of Mr Michael Molloy, Co. Offaly, Ireland.

Since the show we have sold Montana to RG & MD Thomas of Risbury Herefords.

It was great to see progeny of Haven bulls also doing well for other breeders at the show. Including progeny of Haven Koala, Haven Hotspur, Haven Wizard and Haven Force Ten.

National Horned Hereford Show 2016
 
 

 

National Christmas Calf Show 2015

Haven Mustang won the junior calf class at the National Calf Show, Shrewsbury Livestock Market on the 13th December.

Haven Mustang sired by Knockmountagh Marshall is an exciting prospect for 2016.

Haven Mustang, National Christmas Calf Show 2015
 
 

 

National Horned Hereford Show 2015

Having been running with cows since the Spring, Pulham Herefords pulled Haven Hotspur out a week before the 2015 National Hereford Show, he was crowned Senior Male Champion on the day.

National Horned Hereford Show 2015
 
 

 

Christmas Calf Show 2014

Haven Lamborghini won the junior calf class at the Christmas Calf Show, Shrewsbury Livestock Market on the 13th December.

Haven Lamborghini paternal brother to Haven Kermit and Maternal brother to Haven Kingpin.

An exciting prospect for 2015.

Haven Lamborghini, junior calf class, Shrewsbury Livestock Market
 
 

 

Kington Show 2014

Haven Koala won the Supreme Hereford Championship and the Interbreed Championship at Kington show 2014.

Haven Koala is jointly owned with A R Owen of Church Preen Herefords is sired by Mawarra Vice Admiral.

Koala is in the Top 1% of the breed for 200, 400, 600 day weights and Self Replacing and Terminal Sire Indices.

Haven Koala, Supreme Hereford Champion and the Interbreed Champion at Kington show 2014
 
 

National Horned Hereford Show 2014

We had an excellent show day at The 30th National Hereford Show at Tenbury Wells.

 

 

Haven Kermit

Kermit took the Grand and Intermediate Male Championships before going on to take the Supreme Championship.

His sire is 2010 National Hereford Show Grand Male Champion Haven Cavalier and his dam is Haven Thrush 64th sired by Haven Wizard.

He's in the Top 1% for the Breed for the following traits; 200, 400 & 600 day weights, scrotal size, retail beef yield and Self-Replacing and Terminal Sire Indices.

Haven Kermit
 
 

 

 

Winners of Tithebarn Perpetual Trophy

Best Group of Three Animals bred by exhibitor:

Haven Keegan, Haven Kermit, Haven Koala.

Winners of Tithebarn Perpetual Trophy
 
 

 

Haven Kingpin

The Irish Hereford Cattle Society have bought semen from Haven Kingpin for their Society's Breed Improvement Scheme for a five figure sum.

Kingpin's Dam is Haven Splendour 25th and his sire is GH Adams 144S Bulge 138W.

Picture taken at 8 months.

Haven Kingpin
 
 

 

 

Midlands and East Anglia Calf Show November 2013

Haven Koala won the Male and Supreme Champion. Koala who is sired by Mawarra Vice Admiral is owned jointly with A Owen, Church Preen Herefords.

Judge Robert Clarke commented that "Haven Koala is one of the best Hereford bulls I've seen this year, an easy winner with plenty of character, I'm sure he will go on to breed top quality pedigree bulls that will suit today's commercial needs".

Midlands and East Anglia Calf Show November 2013 - Haven Koala Male and Supreme Champion
 
 

National Horned Hereford Show 2013

We had a good show day at The National Horned show 2013 at Tenbury Wells, winning the best groups of three by the same sire (Mawarra Vice Admiral) with Haven Jazz, Lady Lynda 53rd and Curly 126th. Haven Lady Lynda 53rd went on to win her class.

We also won the Dick Adams Memorial Trophy for the Horned Herd of the year 2013.

 

 

 

Haven Lady Lynda 53rd

Sire: Mawarra Vice Admiral

Dam: Haven Lady Lynda 43rd 

(Sire: Haven Wizard)

Date of Birth: 4th March 2012

Haven Lady Lynda 53rd
 

On behalf of Alistair McHarg who owns New House Herefords, we showed New House Kilo who is sired by Haven Cavalier. Kilo was Reserve Overall Male Champion and won the Doris Dancer Cup for the best animal from a herd under 12 cows.

 

 

 

New House Kilo

Sire: Haven Cavalier

Dam: New House Curly 1st

Date of Birth: 14th November 2012

National Horned Hereford Show 2013
 

 

 

Haven Cavalier is online!

Haven Cavalier semen is now available for commercial and pedigree use in the UK Mainland.

To order visit www.semenstore.co.uk.

>Haven Cavalier
 

Beef Expo 2013

We were privileged to be asked to be one of the host farms for the Beef Expo 2013.

On the day around 170 beef farmers from Scotland to Cornwall looked around the cows and calves, maiden heifers and yearling bulls on display. The day was a great success and the comments we received were very pleasing.

 

 

 

Maiden Heifers Beef Expo

Visitors inspect the maiden heifers at Beef Expo visit.

Beef Expo 2013
 

 

 

Hereford Bulls

Group of three Hereford bulls aged 15 months.

15 month old Hereford bulls
 

 

 

Three Counties Show 2012

Haven Hotspur and Haven Dowager 169th winners of the Pairs by the same sire (Mawarra Vice Admiral) at The Three Counties Show.

Three Counties Show 2012
 

 

 

Hereford Cattle Breeders Association - Competition 2012

Haven Pinky 86th was judged the best heifer calf in the Hereford Cattle Breeders Association HCBA 2012 competition.

(Haven Pinky 86th pictured at 5 months)

Hereford Cattle Breeders Association - Competition 2012
 

Shropshire Show 2012

 
Haven Governor Supreme Hereford Champion and Reserve Inter-Breed Champion

Haven Governor Supreme Hereford Champion and Reserve Inter-Breed Champion.

Haven Dowager 169th Female Champion and Reserve Supreme to Haven Governor

Haven Dowager 169th Female Champion and Reserve Supreme to Haven Governor. Haven Hotspur also came first in his class, both Dowager 169th and Hotspur were 14 months when taken to the show.

 

 

 

National Calf Show 2011

Winners of the Sires Group of Three at the National Calf Show 2011.

Haven Dowager 169th, Haven Harlequin and Haven Hotspur, from left to right.

Winners of the Sires Group of Three at the National Calf Show 2011
 

Our first calves by Mawarra Vice Admiral at 8 months old

 
Hereford Calves - Haven Hotspur

Haven Hotspur

Hereford Calves - Haven Harlequin

Haven Harlequin

 
Hereford Calves - Haven Louisa 55th

Haven Louisa 55th

Hereford Calves - Haven Dowager

Haven Dowager 169th

 

HAVEN HEREFORDS
E. L. LEWIS & SON
THE HAVEN, DILWYN, HEREFORDSHIRE, HR4 8JB. UK.

 

Tel: 01544 318 255 / 07974 744660  Fax: 01544 318 991
Email: enq@pureherefordbeef.co.uk

Useful Links

Haven Wizard’s Semen Sales on the Hereford Society website
Haven Cavalier's Semen Sales on the Hereford Society website

 

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