Monday, 27 August 2012

Angus Supreme Champion Truro Ex

 Congratulation to Stephen & Jennie Mutch.    JEM Classy Lady 42 T named Supreme Champion at Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition .  Owned by Mutch Farms and bred by Julie Mutch

JEM Classy Lady 42T (Sitz Tradition RLS 02) was named the Grand Champion Angus Female and Supreme Champion Female at the Provincial Exhibition at Old Home Week in Charlottetown.  42T was also named the Grand Champion Angus Female and the Supreme Champion Female at the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition in Truro.  Her calf, MFS Grizzley 8Z (Soo Line Grizzly 9034) was the Reserve Grand Champion Angus Male at Old Home Week, Reserve Champion Bull Calf in the Igenity Angus Classic, and Grand Champion Angus Male at the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition in Truro. 

Champion Simmental heifer calf class NSPE - MFS Willow 3Z won her split and was named Reserve Champion Heifer Calf for Mutch Farms and new owners Melvern Simmentals, Kingston,Nova Scotia
Simmental 2 year old class -Mutch Farms at the top of a large class with Spud Island Zodiac and her bull calf by Remington Red Label

Spud Island Zodiac
  Congratulation to all exhibitors - it was a great chance to visit many friends and see a great display of cattle of all breeds.

Thursday, 23 August 2012

truro results

Congratulation to Stephen and Jennie  on Champion Bull and Champion Female with their Angus JEM Classy Lady 42T and bull calf

Truro Exhibition.

Good Luck to all exhibitors this weekend at the Truro Exhibition, especially to Stephen and Jennie ( Mutch Farms) . They are showing in the Angus Show Thursday, August 23rd at 7pm with their Classy Lady 42T cow and bull calf. They are also showing their Simmental 2 year old and bull calf in the Open Simmental show.

Their Simmental heifer calf sells Friday night at the Simmental Sale.

Julie is babysitting for Stephen and Jennie-  not kids, but their dog Duke. Though he requires just as much attention as a child! He is a growing puppy with lots of energy!

Wednesday, 22 August 2012

More candid shots from OHW 2012

There were 12 entries in the 2 year old class.. This is Tom Boy 2year old with Bismark heifer calf

In the same 2 year old class is the Touchdown cow with the Bismark bull.  He weighed 830 lbs

1st and 2nd  in class, eventually going on to Reserve Champion Female


Stephen Mutch and  Julie Mutch checking out the show getting some  advice from grandfather Frank Mutch

1st Progeny of Dam- Out of JEM Classy Lady 12W , a Youngdale Touchdale daughter
1st Get of Sire by SAV Bismark

1st  Breeders Herd shown by Julie Mutch out of her Classy Lady family
 includes the  Supreme Champion  and Reserve Champion female

2012 OHW show

2012 Champion Heifer calf and Reserve Junior Heifer JEM Rosebud sired by Net Worth

Reserve Heifer calf Open show and Futurity  JEM Classy Lady  sired by Bismark

1st Place Bull Futurity JEM Bismark sired by Bismark

3rd place bull calf in Futurity JEM Old Post sired by Double AA Old Post

Mutch Farms in Supreme Class with JEM Classy Lady 42T sired by Sitz Tradition

Supreme Champion Female JEM Classy Lady 42T with March Bull calf -Reserve Champion Male

Sunday, 19 August 2012

And it was a great day!

Great beef show at Old Home Week in Charlottetown this past weekend and glad to see exhibitors from the other Maritime provinces attend.
JEM Classy Lady sired by Figure 8 Angus Tom Boy and Bismark heifer calf
Pleased to have received Reserve Champion Angus Female with our 2 year old pair and Champion Heifer calf with our Net Worth calf. Also 2nd & 4th with Bismark heifer calves and top Breeders Herd. Our Bismark and Old Post bull calves 1st and 3rd in the Angus futurity and 1st and 2nd with the heifer calves in the futurity. We were very proud that Mutch Farms(our son Stephen and his wife Jennie) exhibited Supreme Champion Female with JEM Classy Lady, Angus cow calf pair and also had the Supreme Champion Male with their Simmental calf. It certainly was an exceptional weekend showing for our family. Next show stop will be in Truro , NS where Stephen and Jennie will be showing Angus and Simmental. Check out their Champion Simmental Heifer calf that will be selling Friday night. MFS Willow 3Z sired by TNT Gunner N208 was the Champion Simmental Heifer Calf and Reserve Junior Female Champion at Old Home Week in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. She sells this Friday in Truro at the Salt Water Classic in Truro, Nova Scotia.

Wednesday, 15 August 2012

Ready for the Show

Almost ready for Old Home Week show beginning tomorrow August 16. Will be showing 2 year olds- a Tom Boy and a Touchdown, one with a Bismark bull calf and one with a Bismark heifer calf, an Old Post bull calf, a Net Worth heifer calf, another Bismark heifer calf and a Bismark yearling. Over 60 entries for the Angus show. The show order for Friday. Open Angus show begins at 8:30 am, followed by the open Shorthorn show, and finally the Commercial open show. This is Saturday’s show order. Open Hereford show begins at 8:30 am, followed by the open Simmental show, Angus Futurity, and finally the Supreme Champion Looking forward to seeing other exhibitors and visitors at the show. There will be a Angus social in the barn after the show on Friday.

Wednesday, 1 August 2012

Angus Show PEI

Great to hear that the Angus show at PEI Provincial Exhibition will be the largest breed show with 67 entries from the Maritime provinces. There are 160 beef cattle entries that arrive at the show on Thursday, August 16th and the Angus showing  on Friday , August 17 at 830 am with Mr. Graham Sharp Lacombe, AB judging.

On Saturday morning at 830am there will be the Angus futurity show where cattle that have been nominated earlier in the year compete using a 3 panel judge system.

Training continues here at JEM Farms.  Working on 8 head for the show, 5 calves , a yearling heifer and two  2 year olds. Always fun breaking 2 year olds!!!   Looking forward to seeing everyone  in  Charlottetown at the Old Home Week show what promisies to be a  great display of not only Angus cattle, but Hereford, Commercial, Simmental and Shorthorns too.

Tenative show schedule:
August 17, Friday: Shorthorn, Angus, Commercial 8:30am Start
August 18, Saturday: Hereford, Simmental, Angus Futurity 8:30am Start
August 18, Saturday: Supreme Champion Male & Supreme Champion Female Time to be Announced
*Please note show order and start time may change due to numbers of entries in each breed