Competition Schedule

A schedule of competition events


Press Briefing


Primestock show judging commences


Judging of the Steak  & Burger Awards


Live cattle handling equipment and machinery demonstrations start and will take place throughout the day


One minutes silence to mark remembrance day


Speakers sessions commence in Speakers Corner

Our Route to a Premium Market chaired by John Hoskin (11:01-12:00)

  • Ed Green - Chair Meat South West
  • Minette Batters- Deputy President NFU and co- founder of ladies in Beef
  • Phillip Warren - Master Butcher 

Work of AHDB Beef & Lamb chaired by Joseph Keating (12:15-13:15)

  • Research & Development in the Beef Sector- Dr Mary Vickers, Senior Beef & Sheep Scientist
  • Consumer Insights, Challenges and Opportunities for Beef - David Swales, Head of Strategic Insight
  • Promoting Beef in Retail and Food Service- Hugh Judd - Food Service Project Manager

Health & Production Chaired by Jonathan Chapman (13:30-14:30)

  • Beef Bull Selection for the Dairy Herd - Arwell Owen, Beef Bull Buyer Genus ABS
  • On farm control of Neospora - Professor Lee Innes, Moredun foundation
  • On farm control of Cryptosporidium - Dr Beth Wells, Moredun Foundation
  • Where now for bTB control - Rupert Dod NBA bTB committee




Parade of Champions and presentation of all prizes in the main ring

Ticket prices