Master Breeder Award

Master Breeder rewards Holstein members whose herds achieve a high standard in both classification and production. A herd achieving an average score of 4 points or more and a total points score of 150 or more, will qualify the member as a Master Breeder.

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1st April 2017 to 31 March 2018

Video of the winners


Aireburn, G B Moorhouse, Yorkshire

Presented at the 2018 Holstein UK Celebration & AGM


Bassingthorpe, G H Harrison & Sons, Lincolnshire

Presented at UK Dairy Day


Bellemont, N & N McCollum, County Londenderry

Presented at Balmoral Show


Ernevale, J J Gunn, County Fermanagh

Presented at Balmoral Show


Evening, Evening Hill Farm Limited, Cumbria

Presented at UK Dairy Day


Gatrog, E & C Thomas, Carmarthenshire

Presented at UK Dairy Day


Onston, T H & R M Rowland, Cheshire

Presented at UK Dairy Day


Townlaw, The Firm of Bryce Sloan, Ayrshire

Presented at the Royal Highland Show


Sterndale, W J Nadin & Co, Derbyshire

Presented at UK Dairy Day


Wilderley, W H Higgins, Shropshire

Presented at UK Dairy Day


1st April 2016 to 31 March 2017

Bowberhill, Malcolm Hutchinson

Bilsrow, D J & S Tomlinson

Denmire, Messrs Dennison

Dulais, Nev & Rhian Roberts

Feizor, W A & A Booth

Fortland, J & N Hull & Sons

Inch, James Cleland & Jim Morrison

Kingarth, J D Barbour

Logan, B G Yates

Relough, R McLean & Sons

Tegan, D M & G Davies

Tregibby, A H Wilson

Waliswood, W P & E G Williams


1st April 2015 to 31 March 2016

Annandale, W & J Armour

Barday, T O & B J Daymond

Boclair, J Brewster

Curtismill, R Torrance & Son

Eccles, R Eccles

Errolston, B & V Davidson

Gerrard, R H Carter & Son

Glasson, W P Haffey

Loford, M J & J E Wade

Petteril, S & A Morley

Prospect, M J & J Owens

Redhouse, A D D Irwin

Rhydygors, G M & T Davies

Riverdane, Mr & Mrs R P Nutsford

Stardale, J Burrow & Son

Warnelview, K J & C S Wilson Ltd


1st April 2014 to 31 March 2015

Dowervale, G B W Cuff


1st April 2013 to 31 March 2014

Feithy, E R Jones

Felmersham, H G Robinson & Sons

Leaventhorpe, J V & J E Allan

Noremead, C B Cooper Partner

Sherdon, J C Palmer

Stardale, J Burrow & Son

Tallent, A Brough

Withyland, T J Cracknell & Sons


1st April 2012 to 31 March 2013

Damdale, J E & C M Fletcher

Feithy, E R Jones

Felmersham, H G Robinson & Sons

Leaventhorpe, J V & J E Allan

Noremead, C B Cooper Partner

Stardale, J Burrow & Son

Tallent, A Brough

Wintersell, Downing Partnership


1st April 2011 to 31 March 2012

Arnot, A R & J Whitlow

Bannwater, A J Magowan & Son

Ciderhouse, D J Norman

Cramar, J R A Steeples

Hawksmoor, R J Clare & Partners

Holmland, S L & P S Bell

Nethanvale, J & H Clark

Newry, S J & C Stevenson

Saxelby, A W & R M & J T Stafford

Troedrhiw, Messrs Williams


1st April 2010 to 31 March 2011

Dalebank, D G Rees

Dorset, I Dimond

Leswidden,T J & C M Dauncey

Penrikka, R A Williams

Whinchat, A Birkle


1st April 2009 to 31 March 2010

Budworth, T I & J A Shepherd

Derrydorragh, W & H Watson

Dunnerdale, W W Boow

Majestic, W I Watson

Richaven, R A Bown

Shanael, The Miller family


1st April 2008 to 31 March 2009

Corringham, R V Winter & Sons

Fiddlersgreen, W E Alexander

Gellidu, D J B Thomas

Lan, R D H & M Bowen

Saintclear, P E & D M Thomas

Wormanby, H Hodgson