North Eastern

Club Committee 2017

PresidentBrendan Caffrey087 2980329
Club Chairperson:Joe Connell086 3235346
Club Secretary / PRO:Fiona Gleeson087 6653072 email: nehfc2014@gmail.com
Lispopple, Swords, Co Dublin.
TreasurerPat Murray087 9404544
The Vicarage, Clonalvy, Co. Meath

Club Notes – Winter 2017

2017 North Eastern Club started off with their Spring Meeting in April. Speakers on the night were Ricky Barrett, The Laurelmore Herd and Eddie Barrett Dairy Programme Manager with NCBC. The evening was well supported and was a great success.

Herds Competition
Our Herds Competition took place from Tuesday 13th – Friday 16th June. Judges for the competition were Robert and Elaine Butterfield, Master Breeders of the UK Premier Herd of Ingleview Holsteins and our own Tom Cannon judging the Spring Herd.

Presentation Night
Presentation night was on the 16th June and the winners were as follows:
Small Herds – Paul Flanagan.
Large Herd – Anthony and Paul Daly.
Spring Herd – Michael Kieran.
The overall winner was Paul Flanagan. The Maurice Kellett Cup was presented to Eamonn McCullough for 2017.

Field Evening
Our Field Evening took place on the farm of Patrick and Jill Tuite, Ardcath, Co. Meath in June, 2017. A great evening was had with the rain holding off and the ice creams going down a treat.

Calf Show
The Calf Show was held at the Flavour of Fingal Show on the 25th of June in Newbridge House. The weather was fabulous and we had a super turnout of calves and handlers. Winners are as follows:
Champion Calf – Tubbertoby Solomon Galaxy
Handler – Ella Flanagan Owner – Paul Flanagan
Reserve Champion Calf – Evergreen Gala
Handler – Darragh Dorian Owner – Alan Dorian
Honorable Mention – Intel Agri Doorman Janice
Handler – James Beattie Owner – Norris Beattie
Handling Classes
Champion – Darragh Dorian Reserve – Cathal Dorian

Club Trip
Leo Nulty once again provided a superb two day outing covering farms in Wexford, Waterford and Cork, finishing off in the Snail Box on the second evening. Looking forward to 2018
Linda Walsh

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Thu 19

Laois Offaly Club Field Evening

July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun 22

Ossory Show

July 22
Tue 24

YMA National Calf Show Finals 2018

July 24 @ 11:00 am - July 25 @ 4:00 pm