Irish Pure Friesian Club Cow Competition 2014 Awarded at the Annual General Meeting of the Irish Pure Friesian Club Kerry Co-Op Cup for Heifer calved under 2 ½ Years (Milk/Fat/Protein kgs in 305 days) 1. Michael Spillane, Fethard, Co. TipperaryMountain Rancher Averil Yield: 8,081 kgs Milk, 286 kgs Fat, 276 kgs Protein 2. […]
32nd National Dairy Show, Millstreet 2014 Glaslough Holsteins Reign supreme at the National Dairy Show! “The best show of dairy cows I have ever Judged” were the closing remarks of the renowned Judge Iwan Rhys Morgan in summing up his Championship lineout. This gives us a flavour of the Quality of animals at the 32nd […]
It’s that time of year again! Get your entries in for the All Ireland Awards 2014. Click here for entry forms. PLEASE NOTE! THE CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO FRIDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2014
Irish Examiner National Dairy Show 2014, Supreme Champion Glaslough Miss Petra, and handler Denis O’Neill, with owners Kenneth (left) and David Boyd (right) Glaslough, Co. Monaghan, and Show Judge Iwan Rhys Morgan, Green Glens Arena, Millstreet, Saturday, 18th October. Photo Tony Keane.
CLASS A – YMA Showmanship League – Final (Junior) Sponsored by Eurogene, Volac and FBD Claire Kirby Conor Lynch Lauren O’Toole Doireann Mulhall Cathal Muhall Kevin Smith JJ O’Connor Rachel McNamara CLASS B – YMA Showmanship League – Final (Senior) Sponsored by Eurogene, Volac and FBD Andrea Rafferty Padraic Murphy Louise Murphy Edwin Gayno […]
The National Dairy Show will take place on Saturday 18th October 2014 at Green Glens, Millstreet, Co. Cork. The YMA Showmanship League will take place on Friday evening 17th October.
The YMA National Showmanship League will take place this Friday 17th October from 6.00pm from the National Dairy Show in Green Glens Arena, Millstreet, Co. Cork. Both Showmanship classes are sponsored by Provita and Semex. The Showmanship League will be followed by a barbecue, sponsored by IHFA and Taaffe Auctioneers.
Congratulations to the winners of the IHFA Free Competition at the Ploughing. Thank you to all who took part and to everyone who visited our marquee. We look forward to seeing you all again at the Ploughing next year
Come and join us at the NPC this year – Block 4 – Livestock section – Stand No. 47
Congratulations to the Irish Team of Stacey O’Sullivan, Andrea Rafferty, Cathal Taaffe, Doireann Mulhall, Padraic Murphy, Rachel McNamara, & Paul Murphy who respresented Ireland at EYBS, Battice, Belgium in early September.
Results & photos of YMA National Calf Show 2014
The Diageo Baileys Irish Champion cow in conjunction with Virginia show was held on 20th August. There was a huge crowd packed around the ring side for this marvelous spectacle of Quality cows who in their own right were champions at various shows throughout the summer.
Sean Murphy from Co. Cork, with his nine year old Holstein Friesian cow Dalevalley OTI J Lulu, who was crowned the Diageo Baileys® Irish Champion at the Virginia Show recently. Pictured with him are from left Breffni O’Reilly, Quality Director Diageo Ireland; Handler, Steve McLoughlin; Minister for Arts, Hertiage and the Gaeltacht; Heather Humphreys T.D., and Liam Herlihy Chairman Glanbia Ingredients Ireland Ltd.
Probably the best show of Dairy cattle to date at Tullamore despite the showery weather! Tullamore show took place at Butterfield Estate, Blueball on Sunday 10h August on 250 acres of show ground area. Revived in 1991 and now firmly established as the country’s largest Agricultural show. There was a generous €85K in prize funds […]