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by SteveM
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Carlisle Sale entries
Replies: 5
Views: 4003

Re: Carlisle Sale entries

The sale and top price dexter bull get a mention in the Scottish Farmer

https://www.thescottishfarmer.co.uk/bus ... ling-3200/
by SteveM
Sun May 10, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down
Replies: 13
Views: 6020

Re: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down

Trying to get them the right side of the electic fence you are putting up to split the field to get a hay crop some of it.
by SteveM
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: York Auction Centre sales cancelled
Replies: 4
Views: 4468

Re: York Auction Centre sales cancelled

The latest info from York market (yesterday) was that they are allowed to have fatstock and store stock sales, but no breeding animals. Vendors can deliver but remain in vehicle, market staff will unload then vendors return home. only registered buyers allowed in market and to follow distancing rule...
by SteveM
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Guinea fowl
Replies: 3
Views: 4060

Re: Guinea fowl

Dad bought some eggs last year, hatched six, we have three left but not sure if male or female. If they start laying, and we can find where, will see if we can post to you.
by SteveM
Sun Mar 22, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: York Auction Centre sales cancelled
Replies: 4
Views: 4468

Re: York Auction Centre sales cancelled

Our proposed entry now turned out to grass, those with young calves to go out over next couple of weeks once dehorned. Few listings to follow once pics taken, 2 year old long legged black bull, grandson of Knightsway Paddy, yearling heifers, bulling heifers and couple of 2nd to 4th calvers available.
by SteveM
Sun Feb 02, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Dexters in the press again
Replies: 1
Views: 3438

Dexters in the press again

Another article from the Yorkshire post profiling a local herd

https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/country ... 1-10232670
by SteveM
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: York sale
Replies: 11
Views: 6420

Re: York sale

Don't have anything entered this sale, but should have trailer with us incase we are tempted.
by SteveM
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Is it the end?
Replies: 26
Views: 15530

Re: Is it the end?

I prefer this site to the facebook pages. Facebook allows replies to individual replies, so the flow can be split and difficult to follow.
by SteveM
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Another dexter related news article from the press/internet
Replies: 0
Views: 9014

Another dexter related news article from the press/internet

https://www.farminglife.com/farming-new ... -1-9021036

Dexter beef reared on the estate for sale in tea room at National Trust property in Northern Ireland
by SteveM
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Pasture for Life
Replies: 2
Views: 2487

Re: Pasture for Life

Looks to be a well set out website, cant see why something similar couldn't be run by the dexter society. would be an improvement on the current beef producers map page
by SteveM
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Is it the end?
Replies: 26
Views: 15530

Re: Is it the end?

Its the only forum I come back to to search for info in earlier topics. And doesn't currently suffer from the adverts we have to put up with on other platforms. my only comment would be that the wanted and sales sections could do with an update. Laura bought our bull two years ago at York, and I am ...
by SteveM
Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Dexters steal the show (Barmoral)
Replies: 2
Views: 3357

Re: Dexters steal the show (Barmoral)

and another positive article for the dexter breed

https://farmweek.com/special-needs-scho ... -balmoral/
by SteveM
Sat May 18, 2019 12:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Dexters steal the show (Barmoral)
Replies: 2
Views: 3357

Dexters steal the show (Barmoral)

Another great dexter related article from the press for the recent show


https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/busi ... 19727.html
by SteveM
Fri May 17, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Payment for transfer of ownership
Replies: 21
Views: 10221

Re: Payment for transfer of ownership

have a couple of old cows and infertile younger stock going to market as 0tm.

will we have to just keep an eye on cts and declare them as dead once confirmed.

Certainly wont be paying any transfer fee.
by SteveM
Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: bringing back the extinct dexter
Replies: 3
Views: 3352

bringing back the extinct dexter

Interesting American article regarding dexters


https://wydaily.com/local-news/2019/04/ ... liamsburg/