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Herefordshire NMR Farm Walk
14 Jun 2017
Downton Estates Ltd Pools Farm

Herefordshire NMR Farm Walk Wednesday 14th June 2017 7:30pm
By kind permissions of Downton Estates Ltd.
New Dairy Brakes Farm
Downton On The Rock
Ludlow
SY8 2HU

Farm Details
  • Herd established in 1975
  • 180 Ayrshire cross cows in the herd with followers, Cows milked twice daily.
Winners of Herefordshire NMR Herds Competition 2016
1st Bull Progeny with Wisconsin Progeny.
1st Herdsman Cup - Downton Estates Herdman - Graham Whatmore.
3rd Large Herds Inspection & Production.
3rd Happy Herd Class
3rd Top Cow on Inspection line 171

Programme
7.30pm - Arrival, welcome and introduction to Downton Estates staff.
7.40pm - Viewing the herd & dairy unit/ visiting sponsors trade stands.
8.30pm onwards - Followed by pig roast & refreshments.

There will be a fun competition to win a prize!

"We are all bio decurity conscious please be in appropriate footwear to dip your boots - Thank you."

The cows will be out at grass.

Directions
Easiest direct route from A49 Hereford to Shrewsbury Road.
2 Miles nort of Ludlow in the village of Bromfield on A49 is (Ludlow Food Centre, Bromfield, Ludlow SY8 2JR) on your right, From there turn left onto the A4113 to Knighton - after about 3 miles you will come to a little crossroads, turn left and you will see New Dairy Brakes Farm on your right.
Follow NMR signs.

With many thanks to all our sponsors for supporting the evening. We look forward to seeing you there!

For all enquires please contact Sheryl Veldboer on sherylv@nmr.co.uk or 01531 650534/07970 009122