Wills Bros put 65,000gns into Holstein UK event

Hunt, Jeremy
June 2006
Farmers Weekly;6/23/2006, Vol. 144 Issue 25, p135
Trade Publication
The article reports on a massive investment of almost 65,000 Guinea franc from Cornwall dairy farmers Wills Bros for the Holstein UK event at Beeston Castle, England. Among Wills Bros' contenders include Richard Lancaster and Riverdane Holsteins of Skipton, North Yorshire. Wills Bros gave 10,500 Guinea franc for Smiddiehill Holsteins' Smiddiehill Drum Elegance.


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