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       SHORTHORN YOUTH EXPO                                            REGISTRY REPORT
       By Cara Doggett
                                                                        Monthly group run – All data to be entered into
                                                                                                               th
       What an awesome opportunity going to the Australia Beef Shorthorn   the group run needs to be into the office by the 10
       Youth Expo.  It was such an amazing experience seeing 80 Shorthorn   of every month.
       heifers in one show.                                      2017 calves registrations - These can be completed either
       I was lucky enough to borrow an awesome heifer from the Futurity   online through Internet Solutions or on paper forms. Please
       Shorthorn Stud and she placed fifth in her heifer ring and got called   contact me if you need help or require further information.
       twice in the performance class.                           DNA for sires – Please ensure you take samples from used
       At the start of the Expo we had demonstrations on meat cuts,   sires, as they must have a DNA profile in order to register the
       tattooing and branding, scanning and show preparation, which was   calves by them.
       a real eye opener and I loved every minute.  I was lucky enough to   Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy
       place sixth in the senior class for junior judging and I placed fourth   New Year.
       in senior paraders.                                       Best wishes, MEGAN ELLETT
       I also received the Ladies Sub, placing first and receiving $250
       dollars to hopefully put aside for the Expo next year.
       A huge thank you to the NZ Shorthorn Association for being so   PBBnz CHRISTMAS CLOSING HOURS
       generous and helping me get to this youth expo.
                                                                 The PBBnz office will close at  12.00 noon on Friday
                                                                   nd
                                                                 22  December 2017 and will re-open at 8.00am on
                                                                 Monday 8th January 2018.
                                                                 We wish you all a very Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year.
























         SHORTHORN COUNCILLOR CONTACTS:
         President ..........................................................Craig Morton ............................mortons76@xtra.co.nz ....................... 07 552 0250
         Vice President ................................................Russell Proffit .............................rnmwproffit@xtra.co.nz  ..................... 07 877 8977
         Treasurer ..........................................................Jim Syme ..................................hiwiroa@xtra.co.nz  ........................... 06 858 5369
         Councillors .......................................................Anita Erskine .............................westwood.farm@xtra.co.nz ................. 03 226 6713
         .............................................................................Fraser Fletcher ...........................fraserfletcher@gmail.com  .................. 03 204 2052
         .............................................................................Ron Smith .................................clairon@farmside.co.nz  ..................... 07 873 6968
         Breed Co-ordinator: ......................................Lindy Lawrence ..........................lindy@pbbnz.com  ............................. 06 323 0742

         PBBnz OFFICE CONTACTS:
         General Manager ..........................................Caren Bailey .............................caren@pbbnz.com ............................ 06 323 0862
         Accounts: ..........................................................Andrea Bullivant ........................andrea@pbbnz.com .......................... 06 323 0749  IMPORTANT CONTACTS
                                              Kaylene Bradley .........................kaylene@pbbnz.com .......................... 06 323 0748
                                              Sonya Knowles ..........................sonya@pbbnz.com ............................ 06 323 0869
         Administration: ..............................................Lindy Lawrence ..........................lindy@pbbnz.com .............................. 06 323 0742
         Administration/Tags: ...................................Patrice Grant .............................patrice@pbbnz.com ........................... 06 323 0861
         Registry/DNA: ................................................Linda Rule .................................lindar@pbbnz.com ............................ 06 323 0746
         Registry: ...........................................................Megan Ellett ..............................megan@pbbnz.com........................... 06 323 0747
         Pivot Design: ..................................................Adele Gray ...............................adele@pivotdesign.co.nz.................... 06 323 0864
                                              Glenn Morton ...........................glenn@pivotdesign.co.nz.................... 06 323 0863
         Website Design: .............................................Nathan Doyle ............................nathan@pivotdesign.co.nz.................. 06 323 0868



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