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Feedback on the Bloem Show 2024

Bloem show 2024 was a show which far exceeded the expectations of stockman and the public in general, the show this year had over 5000 cattle and over 3000 small stock on show. The cattle week had a jam-packed program and the cattle section was buzzing with audiences and support. The Simbra Regional championship show was held on Thursday 2 May 2024 in the newly revamped 4×4 ring and clubhouse.

The following breeders participated at the Simbra regional championships at Bloem show:

  • Garrisford Simbras
  • Gerlou Simbras
  • JacMar Simbra’s
  • Joshlin Simbras
  • Midkop Simbras
  • Rotswand Simbras
  • RVB Simbras
  • R2K Simbras
  • Zimeyer Boerdery

The breeders would like to thank our judges for the day, Llewelyn Angus and Hendrick Grobbelaar and the ring stewards from Molatek.

The Simbra females on show were of a fantastic standard, showing good feminine traits for functional efficiency. The Simbra males on show were of a fantastic standard showing traits the breed is striving for – early maturing, good muscling, depth and width.

Female results:

  • Calf Champion – Rotswand LZ2352
  • Reserve Calf Champion Johslin Ria JSL233
  • Junior Champion – Joshlin Quartz JSL2211
  • Reserve Junior Champion – Midkop JJL2191
  • Senior Champion – Garrisford T19235
  • Reserve Senior Champion – Rotswand Caroline LZ2023
  • Grand Champion – Joslin Quartz JSL2211
  • Reserve Grand Champion – Garrisford T19235

Male results:

  • Calf Champion – JacMar Mocha JM23102
  • Reserve Calf Champion – Rotwand LZ2386
  • Junior Champion – Midkop Bovril JJL2229C
  • Reserve Junior Champion – JacMar Baxter JM22194
  • BLUP Bull – Zimeyer Remington ZM2157C
  • Senior Champion – Joshlin Duduma JSL1924
  • Reserve Senior Champion – Joshlin Diesel JSL2043
  • Grand Champion – Joshlin Duduma JSL1924
  • Reserve Grand Champion – Joshlin Diesel JSL2043

Congratulations to all the participants and a heartfelt THANK YOU for your time and effort to show our breed, keeping us on the map at a show such as this.

Article supplied by Linley Lutge