Tuesday, 9 October 2012

More Expo Boeuf pics

JEM Farms and Mutch Farms exhibited  7 head  (5 calves and 2 cows) at  Expo Boeuf, Victoriaville, Quebec on  Thanksgiving weekend. A great chance to meet many other cattle people and participate in an exciting beef show.
Stephen & Jennie Mutch showed  Champion Angus Bull calf, sired by Soo Line Grizzley  and out of JEM Classy Lady 42T
Judge Eric Rinker making selection for Champion Bull
JEM Classy Lady 42T and Grizzly bull calf placed second in the Cow class
All breeds showed on Saturday in the 3 rings
In the Simmental breed Ferme Gagnon exhibited the Champion Simmental bull bred by Hidden Hollow Farm in New Brunswick Shown here in the yearling class (red bull on the left)
The 2 year old Simmental class had a full ring with 9 pairs showing
Spud Island Zodiac and bull calf shown by Stephen & Jennie Mutch received Reserve Senior Champion Female prize
Champion Simmental Female class
The bull calves having their last drink before leaving for their new homes in Quebec. We sold the 5 calves but Stephen & Jennie did come home with the cows although they received lots of interest too.

Monday, 8 October 2012

Expo Boeuf Victoriaville 2012 Pictures

Angus Heifer Class 2012 Expo Boeuf Victoriaville, Quebec . Made it out of heats and into final.  Placed 3rd and 4th

JEM Classy Lady 11Z  sired by SAV Bismark 3rd place.
 Thanks to Leblanc family Haute-Aboujagane, New Brunswick for purchasing this female

JEM Rosebud 12Z  sired by Net Worth 4th place heifer calf
Thanks to Les Enterprises Vaupre Inc , Quebec for purchasing this female

Champion Angus Bull Calf owned by Mutch Farms, Stephen & Jennie Mutch sired by Soo Line Grizzly later sold to buyers in Quebec

Mutch Farms also had Simmental Reserve Champion Senior Female with Spud Island Zodiac and bull calf that sold to buyers from Quebec

Sunday, 7 October 2012

Edit: One more sold! Expo Boeuf Update

Well the trailer will be a lot lighter coming home from Victoriaville at Expo Boeuf !

Seven went up , only TWO coming home!

All three bulls ( Old Post Angus Bull , Grizzly Angus Bull calf, Simmi bull calf) all sold, as well as JEM Rosebud (Net Worth) , and  JEM Classy Lady 11Z ( Bismark)   all SOLD to Quebec  and New Bruinswick Buyers!

Results from Mutch Farms and JEM Farms are as follows:

Bull Calf:
Grizzly Bull Calf, Champion Bull Calf - SOLD
Old Post Bull Calf, no placing- SOLD

Heifer Calf (20 in class)
JEM Classy Lady , pulled out of heat and 3rd overall - SOLD
JEM Rosebud, pulled out of heat and 4th overall  - SOLD

Mature Cow:
JEM Classy Lady 42T - Second in cow class

Zodiac 2 year old - 2nd in 2 yr old class ( 9 in class), and Reserve Senior Champion
Zodiac's bull calf also SOLD.

Congrats to all the Maritime Exhibitors on a great showing!

Will upload pictures when available.

Thursday, 4 October 2012

Good Luck!

Good Luck to Stephen and Jennie, and Ernie and Joanne as they travel to Expo Boeuf this weekend in Victoriaville, Quebec . The Angus and Simmental both show on Saturday, October 6th.

Stephen and Jennie are showing JEM Classy Lady 42T mature cow, with her bull calf at side, as well as their Simmental 2 Year old and bull calf.

Ernie and Joanne are exhibiting JEM Old Post  , January bull calf ( pictures below), and 2 heifer calves:  JEM Rosebud ( Net Worth ), and JEM Classy Lady (Bismark).

Also good luck to Bannockburn Valley Farm- the Dixon clan as they are also going to Victoriaville.

Will post the updates here!