Club Committee 2018
|Chairperson||David Boyd||086 6004442|
|Mullaghduff, Glaslough, Co. Monaghan|
|Vice Chairperson||Gene Finnegan|
|Tonagh, Mountnugent, Co. Cavan||086 3842056|
|Secretary||Mary Rafferty,||047 81581|
|Mullabrack-Scott, Monaghan P.O., Co. Monaghan.|
|Joint PRO||Sinead Keenan||047 57082|
|Padraig McEnerny||087 6612830|
|Treasurer||Clifford Poyntz,||086 3722830|
|Kilmore House, Cavan, Co. Cavan.|
|President||David Boyd||086 6004442|
|Vice President||Trevor Williamson|
Club Notes – Spring 2018
Our annual dinner dance was held on 24th November in the Kilmore Hotel Cavan. Awards on the night were presented to all our Stock judging winners. We had a great turn out from our club members and a great night was enjoyed by all.
The showing year ended with some of our young YMA and club members travelling to the Winter Fair. Our young members had a great successful day to which they done the club very proud (see YMA notes). Great success on the day was had by Seamus Shannon, Reserve Jersey Champion with Thurstone May Fay and Christian Keenan recieving Ayrshire Heifer Champion with Threemile Pretty Rock. Well done also to Brian Corley, Padraic Greenan, Seamus Gunn, David Boyd, Denis O’Neill and Pat Gaynor on their succesfull classes it was was great end to a showing year.
2018 seen the start of the year for Breffni Oriel with our annual Table quiz whic was held on the 2nd February in the Cavan rugby club. There was a great turn out on the night from our club members and proceeds went to the holy family school in Cootehill.
All Ireland IHFA awards night
The IHFA All Ireland Awards in early February was a great night for the club with Brian & Rachel Corley getting Champion with Cornboro Beemer Dolly. Padraic Greenan recieved Reserve with Greenlea Armani Pledge ET. Padraic also recieved Honourable mention with Greenlea Mandella Oran, Greenlea Shottle Pledge & Greenlea Lauthority Pledge. Congratulations to all on their achievements.
Our proposed upcoming events is our club tour which will be taking place on the Thursday 3rd May at the farm of Charles McCandless ‘Culcara’ herd, Donegal. More information to follow. We would like to congratulate our young members Rachel Corley & Hollie Keenan on repesentinag the club in the showmanship classes at the UK Dairy expo they done the club very proud. Also the girls along with Andrea Rafferty who were part of the winning team on the day. We look forward to the year ahead with the summer field evenings and the herds competition. We would like to wish all our members the best of luck in the upcoming year and new members are always welcome.