A great day out for the Beef Shorthorn breed in Claremorris Show on Sunday August 2nd when we scooped the Champion and Reserve Champion in the All Ireland Interbreed Suckler type Heifer Competition.
There were qualifying classes at 15 regional shows over the summer show season, with the Final held at Claremorris on the August Bank Holiday Sunday.
Conor Craig from Edgeworthstown, Co. Longoford was awarded the Champion with a Dovea Sir James daughter Mohill Jemma. Jemma was bred by Francis & Deirdre McGowan, Mohill, Co. Leitrim. The Reserve Champion was awarded to P.J. Timlin, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo with his Creaga Dice daughter Cavanquarter Blossom 2nd. Blossom was impeccably presented and handled all along the way by Shane McGreal & Micheal Feeney also form Ballinrobe.