Woodmarsh on march again

Garner, James
February 2003
Farmers Weekly;2/7/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 6, p29
Trade Publication
Reports that Shropshire Holstein breeders Micky and Jean Gould led the trade in Great Britain in February 2003 with cattle from their Woodmarsh herd. Classification of Woodmarsh MM Hope 27th, a heifer by Woodmarsh Melody Maker; Average number of heifers and price of the cows.


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