A YOUNG farmer from Chagford was among a dozen Devon YFC members who competed at last month?s Smithfield Show, in the beef and lamb sections. Julie Harvey from Chagford, was one of the 12 youngster with their supporters who were among 160 competitors at the show. With 40 entrants in each class it made for tough competition at the national final. Devon members had been practising with local classes and taking part in other competitions around the country in the lead up to this national competition. In the junior beef competition, Julie Harvey from Chagford, was placed 34th. Richard Rogers and Helen Davies, both from Kingsbridge YFC finished 12th and 21st respectively in the section.
Young farmer at top show
Wednesday 19th January 2005 12:00 am