Riverside Jerseys were cream of the crop at International Dairy Week’s Jersey feature show.LAURA GRIFFIN January 29, 2013 4:01am
Left to right, Johannes van Eeden, South African Judge, Alex Walker from Semex, Corey Couch and Karin Couch with the winning Senior champion Jersey
Riverside Jerseys were cream of the crop at International Dairy Week’s Jersey feature show.
Riverside Country Lollypop EX93 won Supreme Champion Jersey Exhibit, Senior Champion Jersey and Best Senior Jersey Udder.
She was Intermediate Jersey Champion and Best Intermediate Jersey Udder at last year’s event.
South African judge Johannes van Eeden said she had a nice udder and had more body and capacity than the other entrants.
‘‘She is a really nice cow,’’ Mr van Eeden said.
Riverside Colettes Covergirl EX91 was awarded Reserve Champion Senior Jersey.
Husband and wife Corey and Karin Couch, who run the Riverside Jerseys stud at Nirranda, near Warrnambool, were excited by their stud’s success.
The Couches milk about 200 cows.
Mr Couch said it was a huge honour to win the prizes and he and his family were proud.
Invergordon’s Phil Hentschke and Warren Schutz’s cow Homelands Sleeping Beauty got the honourable mention in the Senior Jersey Champion class.
Neighbourhood Watch Week will start with a sizzle — a sausage sizzle to be precise — at Sevens Creek Dve in Kialla.
Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) and other emergency services are preparing for the next round of wild weather in the north-east.
It was clear blue skies last Tuesday for the official launch of the Gargarro (pronounced Ga-gar-ro) Botanic Gardens in Girgarre.
SNAKES will be coming out of hiding as the weather warms up.
KATH Bubb has been recognised for 50 years of service with the Ballendella Red Cross.
IT EXPERTISE in Kyabram has received recognition after Advance Computing won a Microsoft Australia Partner Award in the excellence in regional area customer category.
Seymour A and B-grade in season decider
Extensive rainfall in the Southern Riverina is having a negative impact on farming.
McIvor Creek – in and around Heathcote – has gone over its banks with all our recent rain, flooding streets and causing closures and detours.
Yarroweyah's Katie Anderson will be heading to Wisconsin in the United States after winning the Dairy Youth Travel Scholarship.
After a 30-year career as an accountant in Deniliquin, Peter Skipworth officially retires today.
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