by Julie Moore, Norco dairy farmer - Dorrigo NSW
The 8 hour road trip was worth it when Dorrigo’s Michael and Julie Moore’s “Meadowvale Guernsey” team emerged victorious at the recent Sydney Royal Easter Show.
From 30 exhibits, their team of 7 head took out the Reserve Junior Champion, Intermediate Champion and Best Udder, Senior Champion and Best Udder and Honourable Mention Senior Cow.
Other awards were Dams Progeny, Pen of 3 which they were placed 1st and 2nd, Pen of Five and then the Champion Cow “Meadowvale Mentor Joyful” was named the Champion Fat + Protein Kgs of all Breeds.
Most Successful Guernsey Breeder and Exhibitor awards and Best Maintained team over 5 head were also claimed by the team.
Brad Frohloff from Queensland’s Sunshine Guernseys was the judge.