EXHIBITORS of Horses, Sheep, Cattle, Goats and Pigs On arrival at the showground the driver and one handler per vehicle will be admitted free. All other passengers must pay.

INTENDING EXHIBITORS ARE ADVISED TO ENSURE THAT THEIR PUBLIC LIABILITY POLICY COVERS THE EXHIBITION OF LIVESTOCK AT PUBLIC SHOWS. See Rule 36

 

SHEEP

Exhibitors Please Note

Entry forms(printed clearly) must be accompanied by correct fees and returned by 1st August. Numbers will not be sent out but may be collected on Show Morning and must be displayed when animals are  being judged.

Judging will take place at 11.00 am sharp.

Entry Fee in all Classes  7 unless otherwise stated.

Byrne Livestock Feeds present mineral buckets to some classes in this section

WICKLOW CHEVIOT SHEEP

Broughan Perpetual Cup : for class 899 Murphy Memorial Perpetual Cup for Champion Cheviot

Class 899 – Best Wicklow Cheviot Ram, 2 yr. old or upwards. Kindly sponsored by Interchem Pharvet.1st 1x5litre Si Ro Mark Sheep Branding Fluid& Broughan Perpetual Cup. 2nd €40, 3rd €20

Class 900 – Best Wicklow Cheviot Shearling Ram.Prizes: €50; €30; €20. Class 901 – Best Pair of Wicklow Cheviot Ewes, 2 yr. old or upwards.

Sponsored by Murphy and Sheeran Veterinary, Baltinglass. 1st Prize €60 2nd Prize €40 3rd Prize €20

Class 902 – Best Pair of Wicklow Cheviot Shearling Ewes.

Vouchers from Osmonds 1st 1x4litre Headstart 2nd & 3rd 500ml Mectatect

Class 903 – Best Pen of two Wicklow Cheviot Ewe Lambs. Sponsor John

` Bolger 1st Prize €50 2nd Prize €30 3rd Prize €20

Class 904 – Best Wicklow Cheviot Ram Lamb. Prizes; 1st €60; 2nd €40; 3rd €20. Sponsored by Arbutus Tree Services

Class 905 – Best Wicklow Cheviot Ewe. Prizes; 1st €50; 2nd €30; 3rd €20.

Champion and Reserve Champion Cheviot

All 1st Prize winners of the above classes entitled to compete.

Murphy Memorial Cup to the Champion

COMMERCIAL SHEEP

John Murphy Perpetual Cup : for winner class 912 Show Perpetual Cup: for winner of Class 906 Bunclody Perpetual Cup : for the winner of class 907 Morrin Perpetual Cup for winner of class 911

Class 906 – Best Pair of two Suffolk/Cheviot Cross Ewes 2 yr.  and upwards. 1st Prize €65; 2nd €40; 3rd €25. Sponsored by Tullow Livestock Sales, plus Perpetual Cup.

Class 907 – Best Pair of Suffolk/Cheviot Cross Hogget Ewes. Sponsored by Rothwell Grain and Seeds Ltd, Tullow. Prizes: 1st €60; 2nd €40; 3rd €30, plus Bunclody Cup.

Class 908 – Best Store Lamb. Sponsored by Rothwell Grain and Seeds  Ltd, Tullow. Prizes: 1st €60; 2nd €40; 3rd €30

Class 909 – Best Butchers Lamb. Prizes: 1st €65 Sponsored by Tom Fox; 2nd

€40; 3rd €30; 4th €15.

All animals will be judged live on the day of Show and prizes awarded on live assessment. The first four selected for slaughter will be collected from Show grounds.

Class 910 – Best Pair of Continental Cross Bred Shearling Ewes.

Sponsored by Carlow Concrete Tanks. Prizes: 1st €75; 2nd €50; 3rd €25.

Class 911 Two non pedigree ewes, plus pure bred Registered Ram.  The property of an un-registered owner. Sponsored by Larry Barrett Prizes 1st €50 2nd €30 3rd €20 plus Morrin  Cup

Class 912 – Best Pair of  Continental Cross Bred Ewe. 2 years old and upwards. Sponsored by Volac. Prizes: 1st €60; 2nd €40; 3rd €20; 4th €10, plus John Murphy Perpetual Cup.

Class 913 – Best Pair of Factory Lambs. Sponsored by Kepak  Prizes:  1st

€50; 2nd €30; 3rd €20.

Class 914 – Lamb shown by a child under 12. Judged on child’s ability  to show the animal. Entry fee €5 Prizes: 1st €30; 2nd €20; 3rd €15; 4th €10; 5th – 10th €5. Rosettes to all.

Entries taken on the day

Class 915 – Best Pair Continental Cross Bred Ewe Lambs.  A Competitor may enter more than 1 pair. Entry fee €10 per pair. Prizes Vouchers and goods to value of:1st €130; 2nd €100;3rd €70; 4th €60, 5th €40

400 in vouchers and goods

Kindly Sponsored by PJ Haskins Animal Health.

TEXEL SHEEP

ALL SHEEP ENTERED MUST BE REGISTERED TO THE IRISH TEXEL SHEEP SOCIETY

Animax Veterinary Technology Sponsor 400 to this Section 1st 50 ,2nd 30; 3rd 20. Entry Fee 7.

Class 917 – Best Texel Shearling Ram and upwards Class 918 – Best Texel Shearling Ewe and upwards Class 919 – Best Texel Ewe lamb

Class 920 – Best Texel Ram lamb

Champion and Reserve Champion Texel 1st Prize winners in each of above classes entitled to compete.

CHAROLLAIS SHEEP

Morrin Cup for Champion Charollais Sheep. Irish Charollais Sheep Society Sponsor 100

100 Kindly sponsored by Kennedy’s Chemist, Hacketstown Entry Fee 7. Prizes: 50; 30; 20.

Class 921 – Best Charollais Ram Lamb. Class 922 – Best Charollais Ewe Lamb.

Champion and Reserve Champion Charollais

1st Prize winners of the above classes entitled to compete.

JACOB SHEEP

Prizes: 1st 50; 2nd 30; 3rd 20 except Class 926. Entry Fee 7.

The Meryl Gardner Mem Cup for Champion Jacob The Deerfield Cup for Reserve Champion Jacob.

The Brandon Flock Trophy for Best Female.

FBD Sponsor 250 in this section Broughan Engineering Sponsor Class 926.

Class 926 – Best Ram Lamb. Sponsored by Broughan Engineering. 1st 8 ft. trough, 2nd 8 ft trough, 3rd 6ft. trough,

Class 927 – Best Ewe Lamb. Class 928 – Best Adult Ram. Class 929 – Best Adult Ewe.

Champion and Reserve Champion Jacob

All 1st Prize winners of the above classes entitled to compete.

SUFFOLK SHEEP

Prizes: 50; 30; 20. Entry Fee 7.

100 Sponsorship from Eastern Suffolk Sheep Breeders Club towards the Suffolk Classes.

The Woodford Perpetual Trophy Presented by Oliver & Adrienne Deane For The Champion Suffolk

Class 932 – Ram Lamb bred by exhibitor Class 933 – Ewe Lamb bred by exhibitor.

Champion and Reserve Champion Suffolk.

All 1st prize winners in above class entitled to compete.

BELCLARE SHEEP

Morrin Cup for Champion Belclare Sheep 200 Kindly Presented by Ballon Meats. Prizes: 50; 30; 20. Entry Fee 7.

Class 935 – Best Belclare Male any age Class 936 – Best Belclare Female any age

Champion and Reserve Champion Belclare

All 1st prize winners of the above classes entitled to enter.

LLEYN  SHEEP

Alan Mc Donald will Sponsor 100 to Class 941 Robin Darker will kindly Sponsor 100 to this section.

Prizes: 50; 30; 20 except Class 940 1st Prize 5Litres Oramec Wormer value 80 Sponsored by Animal Farmacy Kilkenny.

Entry Fee 7.

Class 939 – Best Lleyn Male any age

Class 940 – Best Lleyn Female any age Sponsored by Animal Farmacy Class 941 – Best Lleyn Lamb, male Sponsored by Alan McDonald Class 942 – Best Lleyn Lamb, female.

Champion and Reserve Champion

1st prize winners of the above classes entitled to compete.

Champion: 6 months subscription value 99 of Irish Farmers Journal