Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 17 April 2014

Castelwellan show: Results

James and David Rea from Nutts Corner, with Kim the Aberdeen Angus calf


Cattle Specials

The Fane Valley Award for the supreme champion of champions in the cattle section: Ivaniskey Livestock, Dromara, (British Blonde). Reserve: Ivan and Louise Robinson, Ballygowan, (Holstein).

Castlewellan Show Breed Promotion Award – 1, Belgian Blue; 2, Hereford.

The Ulster Bank Ltd Perpetual Silver Cow Trophy, for the supreme dairy animal in show: Ivan and Louise Robinson, Ballygowan, (Holstein). Reserve: Ivan and Louise Robinson. (Holstein).

Qualifier for the Semex Dairy Cow of the Year: Ivan and Louise Robinson; and Andrew Magowan.

Linden Foods supreme overall pedigree beef championship: Ivaniskey Livestock, (British Blonde). Reserve: Raymond Crawford, (Limousin). Second reserve: David Hazelton, (Simmental).

Samuel McCausland interbreed pedigree young bull champion, open to bulls born in 2008 – 1,Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge, (Limousin); 2, Peter Murphy, Newry, (Limousin); 3, John Adams, Banbridge, (Limousin).

Ulster Bank interbreed pedigree young heifer championship, open to heifers born in 2008 – 1, Raymond Crawford, (Limousin); 2, David Hazelton, Dungannon, (Simmental); 3, Robert Clyde, Templepatrick, (Limousin).

John Thompsons interbreed beef pairs championship, open to a pair of animals owned by exhibitor – 1, Raymond Crawford, (Limousin); 2, Sean McGovern, Clogher, (Charolais); 3, Robert Clyde, (Limousin).

Simmental

John Thompson and Sons Perpetual Trophy for the supreme Simmental champion: David Hazelton. Reserve: Mrs Thelma Gorman.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, Alan and Ann Kennedy, Ballinderry, Lisburn; 2, Johnathan Farrell, Markethill.

Heifer, born in 2008 – 1, David Hazelton, Dungannon; 2, Mrs Thelma Gorman, Armagh; 3, Johnathan Farrell.

Junior bull, born in 2008 – 1, Mrs Thelma Gorman.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Mrs Thelma Gorman; 2, Johnathan Farrell.

Limousin

The Johnny O’Neill Perpetual Cup for the Limousin champion: Raymond Crawford. Reserve: Robert Clyde.

Cow or heifer, born before 2007 – 1, Robert Clyde, Templepatrick; 2, and 3, Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, Ivaniskey Livestock, Dromara; 2, Raymond Crawford; 3, Robert Clyde.

Heifer, born in 2008 – 1, Raymond Crawford; 2, Robert Clyde; 3, Kim Steele Nicholson, Antrim.

Senior bull, born before 2008 – 1, and 2, A and T Clyde, Antrim; 3, Robert Clyde.

Junior bull, born in 2008 – 1, Francis McAuley, Toomebridge; 2, Raymond Crawford; 3, Peter Murphy, Newry.

Intervet Schering Plough Animal Health Limousin calf championship, open to a bull or heifer calf born in 2009 – 1, Raymond Crawford; 2, Sam Hanna, Ballygowan.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Raymond Crawford; 2, A and T Clyde; 3, Robert Clyde.

Charolais

The Keown Cup for the Charolais champion: Sean McGovern. Reserve: Graham Davison.

The Frank Reid Memorial Perpetual Trophy for the best of opposite sex to the champion: Graham Davison.

Cow or heifer, born before 2007 – 1, Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge; 2,Frank Reid, Ballynahinch.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, Graham Davison, Portadown; 2, Adrian Ellison, Fivemiletown; 3, David Connolly, Ballynahinch.

Heifer, born in 2008 – 1, Sean McGovern, Clogher; 2, and 3, David Connolly.

Senior bull, born before 2008 – 1, Sean McGovern; 2, Raymond Crawford.

Junior bull, born in 2008 – 1, Paul Brown, Hilltown; 2, Sean McGovern.

Bull or heifer calf, born in 2009 – 1, and 2, David Connolly; 3, Frank Reid.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Sean McGovern; 2, and 3, David Connolly.

Hereford

The Watt and McBriar Cup for the Hereford champion: James Graham. Reserve: David Wilson.

Cow or heifer, born on or before 31/12/06 – 1, David Smyth, Ballynahinch.

Heifer, born between 1/1/07 and 30/6/07 – 1, David Wilson, Magheraveely.

Heifer, born between 1/7/07 and 31/12/07 – 1, Alan Rea.

Heifer, born between 1/1/08 and 31/8/08 – 1, J and K Taggart, Carrowdore; 2, and 3, James Graham, Portadown.

Heifer calf, born on or after 1/9/08 – 1, John and William McMordie, Ballygowan.

Bull, born on or before 31/8/07 – 1, James Graham; 2, John and William McMordie.

Bull, born between 1/9/07 and 31/8/08 – 1, David Wilson; 2, Charlie and Raymond Pogue, Benburb; 3, J and K Taggart.

Bull calf, born on or after 1/9/08 – 1, John and William McMordie; 2, David Smyth.

Pair, by same sire or out of same dam, property of exhibitor – 1, John and William McMordie; 2, J and K Taggart; 3, James Graham.

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, James Graham; 2, John and William McMordie; 3, J and K Taggart.

British Blonde

The Wilson Perpetual Challenge Cup for the champion British Blonde: Ivaniskey Livestock. Reserve: H D Dorman.

Ulster Bank and NI Blonde Cattle Club Calf Championship 2009: Savage Bros and Son. Reserve: Henry Griffin.

Cow or heifer, born before 2007 – 1, Kenneth Archer, Newmills; 2, Paul McGarry, Dundrod; 3, Gerard Stranney, Downpatrick.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, H D Dorman, Dungannon; 2, Rodgers Family, Dromara; 3, Savage Bros and Son, Ballynahinch.

Heifer, born in 2008 – 1, Ivaniskey Livestock; 2, Savage Bros and Son; 3, Paul McGarry.

Senior bull, born before 2008 – 1, Ivaniskey Livestock; 2, Savage Bros and Son.

Junior bull, born in 2008 – 1, Colin Todd, Lisburn; 2, Henry Griffin, Toomebridge; 3, Paul McGarry.

Bull or heifer calf, born in 2009 – 1, Kenneth Archer; 2, Paul McGarry.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Paul McGarry; 2, Savage Bros and Son; 3, Paul McGarry.

Junior handler, under 14-years-old – 1, Michaela Dorman, Dungannon; 2, Corchennia Dorman, Dungannon; 3, Nuala McGarry, Dundrod.

Junior handler, between 14 and 23-years-old – 1, Louise Dorman, Dungannon; 2, Colleen Dorman, Dungannon; 3, Eamon McGarry, Dundrod.

Aberdeen Angus

F S Herron Shield for the Aberdeen Angus champion: James Porter. Reserve: James Porter.

Sinclair McGill (Seeds) Trophy for the best of opposite sex to the champion: James Porter.

First Trust Yearling Championship, open to yearling heifer, born in 2008 – 1, James Porter; 2, James Porter.

First Trust Yearling Championship, open to yearling bull, born in 2008 – 1, Sam Matchett; 2, Adrian Parke.

Cow, born before 1/1/06 – 1, James Porter, Upper Ballinderry, Lisburn; 2, and 3, John and Ann Henning, Maghaberry.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, Sam Matchett, Portadown.

Heifer, born in 2008 – 1, 2, and 3, James Porter.

Senior bull, born before 1/1/08 – 1, James Porter.

Junior bull, born in 2008 – 1, Sam Matchett; 2, Samuel Scott and Son, Newtownards; 3, Adrian Parke, Strabane.

Heifer calf, born in 2009 – 1, John and Ann Henning; 2, James Porter.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, James Porter; 2, John and Ann Henning; 3, Sam Matchett.

British Blue

Andrews Milling Cup for the British Blue champion: Jason and Jennifer Edgar. Reserve: James Annett.

Junior bull, born between 1/10/07 and 18/7/08 – 1, Jason and Jennifer Edgar, Downpatrick; 2, Adrian Craig, Coleraine; 3, Daniel Rogers, Ballymartin.

Senior bull, born on or before 30/9/07 – 1, William Adams, Fivemiletown.

Junior heifer, born between 1/10/07 and 18/7/08 – 1, James Annett, Kilkeel; 2, Adrian Craig; 3, Basil Dougherty, Kircubbin.

Senior heifer, born between 1/10/06 and 30/9/07 – 1, Andrew Craig; 2, Zara Chestnutt, Bushmills; 3, W J Ervine, Newtownabbey.

Cow, born on or before 30/9/07 – 1, Zara Chestnutt; 2, Martin Bros, Newtownards; 3, John Young, Ballynahinch.

Bull calf, under-one-year-old – 1, Jonathan Neill, Crossgar; 2, Jim Sloan, Kilkeel; 3, Martin Bros.

Heifer calf, under-one-year-old – 1, Jason and Jennifer Edgar; 2, Zara Chestnutt; 3, James Annett.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Zara Chestnutt; 2, James Annett; 3, Alan Cleland, Downpatrick.

Christies Direct young handler aged between 8 and 13-years-old – 1, Emma Rodgers, Ballynahinch; 2, Martin Rodgers, Ballynahinch; 3, Corrina and Ivan Gordon, Kilkeel.

Christies Direct young handler aged between 14 and 18-years-old – 1, Andrew Adams; 2, David Dougherty, Kircubbin; 3, Anthony McGuinness.

Ivan Porter Osmonds British Blue Young bull championship – 1, Oliver McGuinness, Eglinton; 2, Andrew Craig, Coleraine; 3, Jason and Jennifer Edgar.

Saler

Champion: John Elliott. Reserve: George McCall.

Cow, any age – 1, John Elliott, Newtownstewart; 2, Robert Millar, Larne; 3, George McCall, Collone.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, George McCall; 2, John Elliott; 3, George McCall.

Heifer, born in 2008 – 1,Geroge McCall; 2, John Elliott; 3, George McCall.

Junior bull, born in 2007 or 2008 – 1,P J Maginn and Sons, Downpatrick; 2, D McClements and Sons, Portaferry.

Senior bull, born before 2007 – 1, P J Maginn and Sons.

Bull or heifer calf, born in 2009 – 1, George McCall; 2, John Elliott; 3, P J Maginn and Sons.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Robert Millar; 2, D McClements and Sons.

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, Robert Millar; 2, George McCall; 3, John Elliott.

Best NI-bred Saler – 1, George McCall; 2, P J Maginn and Sons; 3, Robert Millar.

European Angus

The Tughan Cup for the European Angus champion: Hugh Dickson. Reserve: Harry McGaffin.

Cow, any age – 1, Hugh Dickson, Moneyrea.

Bull, born in 2008 – 1, Harry McGaffin, Gilford; 2, Hugh Dickson.

Commercial Beef

Champion: John Killen. Reserve: Gerard Campbell.

Qualifiers for the Ulster Bank and NI Commercial Cattle Club suckler heifer championship: Rodgers Family and Patrick McMullan.

Heifer calf, under one-year-old – 1, Gerard Campbell, Lisburn; 2, Nigel and Sandra Cochrane, Portadown; 3, James Alexander, Randalstown.

Heifer, over one-year-old and showing no permanent teeth – 1, James Alexander; 2, Rodgers Family, Ballynahinch; 3, Dessie O’Hanlon, Newry.

Bullock, over one-year-old, and showing no permanent teeth – 1, Michael McMullan; 2, Eion Loughran, Cookstown; 3, Jackie McCracken, Gilford.

Heifer or bullock, showing not more than two permanent teeth – 1, John Killen, Crossgar; 2, Arthur Callaghan, Kilkeel; 3, Robert Millar, Moneymore.

Pair, owned by exhibitor, one heifer and one bullock showing no permanent teeth – 1, James Alexander.

Native breeds

Champion: Richard McConnell. Reserve: Richard McConnell.

Cow or heifer, born before 31/12/06 – 1, Richard McConnell, Glenwherry; 2, William J Millar.

Calf, male or female, born on of after 1/9/08 – 1, Richard McConnell; 2, Sam Smiley, Ballynahinch; 3, Richard McConnell.

Junior Handlers

Junior handler, aged 8 to 13-years-old – 1, Emma Rodgers, Dromara; 2, Aaron Campbell, Lisburn; 3, Martin Rodgers, Dromara.

Junior handler, aged 14 to 18-years-old – 1, Rebecca Adams; 2, Robert Magowan; 3, David Dougherty.

Holstein

Barbican Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Holstein champion: Ivan and Louise Robinson. Reserve: Ivan and Louise Robinson.

Maiden heifer – 1, Steven Robinson, Crossgar; 2, John Stewart, Banbridge; 3, Andrew Magowan, Rathfriland.

Heifer, in-calf – 1, John Stewart.

Cow, in-calf, any age – 1, John Stewart; 2, Andrew Magowan.

Heifer, in-milk – 1, Ivan and Louise Robinson, Ballygowan; 2, Peter Alexander Orr, Rathfriland; 3, Hazel Wallace, Heenandale Farm, Seaforde.

Cow, in-milk, any age – 1, Ivan and Louise Robinson; 2, Andrew Magowan; 3, Steven Robinson.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Ivan and Louise Robinson; 2, Andrew Magowan; 3, Peter Alexander Orr.

Jersey

Irwin Cup for the Jersey champion: Ivan and Louise Robinson. Reserve: Christie Miskelly.

Heifer, in-calf – 1, and 2, Christine Miskelly, Killyleagh.

Cow, in-milk, any age – 1, Ivan and Louise Robinson, Ballygowan.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Christine Miskelly.

SHEEP

The Northern Bank Trophy for the supreme champion of champions in the sheep section: Julie Loughery, Limavady, (Bluefaced Leicester). Reserve: A J Graham, Antrim (Rouge de l’Ouest). Second reserve: Norman Robinson, Downpatrick, (Suffolk).

Final of the NISA and Northern Bank Sheep Championship – overall champion: Williamson and Liggett, (Texel); reserve champion: J Aiken, Dromara, (Border Leicester); second reserve champion: Owen McEvoy, Kilcoo, (Mourne Blackface); fourth: Gary Hanna, Ballyclare, (Rouge de L’Ouest); fifth: Diane Christie, Comber, (Charollais).

Fleece Competition

Ulster Wools Group Award for the champion fleece: G and J Newell. Reserve: Lynn Heffron.

Mourne Blackface and Newton Stewart Blackface – 1, Samuel McConnell, Ballymartin; 2, Bernard Doyle, Rostrevor.

Hampshire Down, Suffolk, or Dorset Down- 1, Samuel McConnell; 2, T H and F Magill, Rathfriland.

Texel, Ile de France, Vendeen, Charollais, Rouge or Beltex – 1, William Dickson, Saintfield; 2, Samuel McConnell.

Border Leicester, Blueface Leicester, Mule, Greyface or North Country Cheviot – 1, and 2, G and J Newell, Hillsborough; 3, Samuel McConnell.

Rare or minority breed – 1, Lynn Heffron; 2, G and J Newell; 3, T H and F Magill.

Border Leicester

The Ballywillwill Cup for the Border Leicester champion: J Aiken. Reserve: David Mawhinney.

Ram, one shear and upwards – 1,Graham and McCrum, Dromara.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Dr T Horner, Ballyrobert; 2, and 2, J Aiken, Dromara.

Shearling ewe – 1, and 2, J Aiken; 3, Howard McIlwaine, Saintfield.

Ram lamb – 1, Howard McIlwaine; 2, Graham and McCrum.

Ewe lamb – 1, David Mawhinney, Newtownards; 2, Graham and McCrum; 3, Howard McIlwaine.

Hampshire Down

The Moneycarragh Perpetual Cup for the Hampshire Down champion: J and M McCauley. Reserve: Kevin McCarthy.

Ram, one shear and upwards – 1, J and A Fletcher, Comber; 2, Kevin McCarthy, Comber; 3, J and M McCauley. Clough.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Trevor Fegan, Loughbrickland; 2, Sean Doyle, Ballyward; 3, Kevin McCarthy.

Shearling ewe – 1, J and M McAuley; 2, Trevor Fegan; 3, Kevin McCarthy.

Ram lamb – 1, Kevin McCarthy; 2, J and A Fletcher; 3, Trevor Fegan.

Ewe lamb – 1, and 2, J and M McCauley; 3, Trevor Fegan.

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, and 2, J and M McCauley; 3, Trevor Fegan.

Young handler, under 14-years-old – 1, Sarah Robinson; 2, Kevin McCarthy; 3, Liam Doyle, Ballyward.

Texel

The Automart Perpetual Trophy for the Texel champion: Henry Gamble. Reserve: John Foster.

Ram, two-years-old and upwards – 1, John Foster, Castlederg; 2, Herbert Magowan, Rathfriland; 3, D and M Hamill, Crumlin.

Shearling ram – 1, John Foster; 2, and 3, Stewart Ferris.

Ewe, two-year-old and upwards, having

reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Victor and David Chestnutt, Bushmills; 2, John Foster; 3, Henry Gamble, Bangor.

Shearling ewe – 1, Michael Tumelty; 2, Williamson and Liggett; 3, Barclay Bell and Sons, Rathfriland.

Ram lamb – 1, Ciaran Cunningham; 2, John Foster; 3, Gareth Tumelty.

Ewe lamb – 1, and 2, Henry Gamble; 3, John Foster.

Suffolk

The Banbridge Livestock Sales Cup for the Suffolk champion: Norman Robinson. Reserve: Mark Priestly.

Ram, one shear and upwards – 1, Mark Priestly, Seaforde; 2, William Tait, Omagh.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Norman Robinson, Downpatrick; 2, Kyle Patterson, Killinchy; 3, Mark Priestly.

Shearling ewe – 1, Mark Priestly; 2, Norman Robinson; 3, William Tait.

Ram lamb – 1, Mark Priestly; 2, R and J Neill, Crossgar.

Ewe lamb – 1, Mark Priestly; 2, Patrick Donnelly, Ballymena; 3, Norman Robinson.

Pair of lambs – 1, Mark Priestly; 2, Patrick Donnelly; 3, Kyle Patterson.

Ile de France

The Graham Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Ile de France champion: Porter and Hyndman. Reserve: Porter and Hyndman.

Ram, two shear and upwards – 1, Mark and Samantha Robinson, Portadown; 2, Porter and Hyndman, Maghera; 3, James Donaldson, Newry.

Shearling ram – 1, Mark and Samantha Robinson; 2, James Donaldson; 3, Melvyn Annett.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, David Mulligan, Augher; 2, Mark and Samantha Robinson; 3, Porter and Hyndman.

Shearling ewe – 1, and 2, Porter and Hyndman; 3, Mark and Samantha Robinson.

Ram lamb – 1, Porter and Hyndman; 2, James Donaldson; 3, David Mulligan.

Ewe lamb – 1, Porter and Hyndman; 2, Mark and Samantha Robinson; 3, David Mulligan.

Pair of lambs – 1, Porter and Hyndman; 2, David Mulligan; 3, Melvyn Annett.

Bluefaced Leicester

Champion: Julie Loughery. Reserve: Michelle Wright.

Ram, one shear and upwards – 1, Michelle Wright, Carnlough; 2, Stewart Hammond, Cookstown; 3, Eoin Loughran, Cookstown.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards – 1, Julie Loughery, Limavady; 2,. Michelle Wright; 3, Stewart Hammond.

Shearling ewe – 1, R and J Graham, Dromara; 2, Michelle Wright; 3, Stewart Hammond.

Ram lamb – 1, Stewart Hammond; 2, and 3, Michelle Wright.

Ewe lamb – 1, and 2, Stewart Hammond; 3, Julie Loughery.

Kerryhill

The Barbara McCauley Memorial Cup for the Kerryhill champion: Sean and Fiona McAllister. Reserve: James McClintock.

Ram, two shear and upwards – 1, R J McCauley, Dromore; 2, Sean and Fiona McAllister, Ballycastle.

Ram, one shear and upwards – 1, and 2, James McClintock, Glenwherry.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, and 2, Sean and Fiona McAllister; 3, Mr and Mrs W Clarke, Belfast.

Shearling ewe – 1, Sean and Fiona McAllister; 2, R J McCauley; 3, James McClintock.

Ram lamb – 1, and 2, Sean and Fiona McAllister; 3, R J McCauley.

Ewe lamb – 1, Sean and Fiona McAllister; 2, R J McCauley; 3, Sean and Fiona McAllister.

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, Sean and Fiona McAllister; 2, James McClintock.

Charollais

Glenbrook Perpetual Trophy for the Charollais champion: J Aiken. Reserve: J Aiken.

Shearling ram and older – 1, J Aiken, Dromara; 2, and 3, Diane Christie, Comber.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, J Aiken; 2, and 3, Diane Christie.

Shearling ewe – 1, J Aiken; 2, Diane Christie; 3, J Aiken.

Ram lamb – 1, and 2, William Davidson, Magheralin; 3, Harold McBratney.

Ewe lamb – 1, J Aiken; 2, David Mawhinney, Newtownards; 3, Diane Christie.

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, J Aiken.

Rouge de L’Ouest

Champion: A J Graham. Reserve: A J Graham.

Ram, one-year-old and upwards – 1, A J Graham, Antrim; 2, Jayne and Matt Pollock, Coleraine; 3, Gary Hanna, Ballyclare.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 -1, A J Graham; 2, and 3, Gary Hanna.

Shearling ewe – 1, and 2, A J Graham; 3, William Dickson, Saintfield.

Ewe lamb – 1, and 2, A J Graham; 3, Gary Hanna.

Ram lamb – 1, and 2, Jayne and Matt Pollock.

Mourne Blackface

The Paddy McEvoy Perpetual Trophy, for the Mourne Blackface champion: Paul McEvoy. Reserve: Sean McCusker.

Ram, two shear and upwards – 1, and 2, Paul McEvoy, Kilcoo; 3, Mary McAlinden, Cabra.

Shearling ewe – 1, Seamus Fegan, Ballygowan; 2, Paul McEvoy; 3, Jim Killen.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, and 2, Paul McEvoy; 3, Sean McCusker, Castlewellan.

Shearling ewe – 1, Paul McEvoy; 2, Sean McCusker; 3, Mary McAlinden.

Ram lamb – 1, Paul McEvoy; 2, Sean McCusker; 3, Paul McEvoy.

Ewe lamb – 1, Sean McCusker; 2, Jim Killen; 3, Paul McEvoy.

Pair of ewe lambs – 1, Paul McEvoy; 2, Sean McCusker; 3, Jim Killen.

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, Paul McEvoy; 2, Sean McCusker; 3, Mary McAlinden.

Newton Stewart Blackface

The Castlewellan Blackface Ram Breeders’ Trophy for the champion: Kevin McCullough. Reserve: Eoin McKenna.

Ram, two shear and upwards – 1, Robert Loughery; 2, John McCalmont, Glenarm; 3, John and Graham Loughery, Limavady.

Shearling ram – 1, Robert Loughery; 2, Colm McAteer, Dromara; 3, Robert Loughery.

Ewe, two-years- old and upwards , having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, and 2, Hugh Crawford, Glenarm; 3, Robert Loughery.

Shearling ewe – 1, Eoin McKenna; 2, Kevin McCullough; 3, Robert Loughery.

Ram lamb – 1, Kevin McCullough; 2, Denis McCullough; 3, John and Graham Loughery.

Ewe lamb – 1, Eoin McKenna; 2, Kevin McCullough; 3, Eoin McKenna.

Pair of ewe lambs – 1, Kevin McCullough; 2, Eoin McKenna; 3, Seamus Fegan.

Dorset

The Circle Ley Perpetual Shield for the Dorset champion: Thomas Wright. Reserve: Thomas Wright.

Ram, one shear and upwards – 1, Seamus Mullan; 2, Thomas Wright, Ballymoney.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Raymond Hill, Doagh; 2, Seamus Mullan; 3, Thomas Wright.

Shearling ewe – 1, Thomas Wright; 2, Raymond Hill; 3, Thomas Wright.

Ram lamb – 1, Thomas Wright; 2, and 3, Raymond Hill.

Ewe lamb – 1, Raymond Hill; 2, Thomas Wright; 3, Raymond Hill.

Beltex

Champion: Elizabeth McAllister. Reserve: Elizabeth McAllister.

Ram, one shear and upwards – 1, Elizabeth McAllister, Kells; 2, Colin Barnes, Dungannon; 3, Mark Latimer, Bessbrook.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Colin Barnes; 2, Elizabeth McAllister; 3, Mark Latimer.

Shearling ewe – 1, Elizabeth McAllister; 2, and 3, Colin Barnes.

Ram lamb – 1, Elizabeth McAllister; 2, Colin Barnes; 3, Elizabeth McAllister.

Ewe lamb – 1, Elizabeth McAllister; 2, Colin Barnes; 3, David Latimer.

Mules

Champion: Fred Loughridge. Reserve: Michelle Wright.

Shearling ewe (dry) – 1, and 2, Fred Loughridge, Armoy; 3, Michelle Wright, Carnlough.

Ewe lamb – 1, Fred Loughridge; 2, Michelle Wright; 3, Fred Loughridge.

Greyface

Champion: Julie Loughery. Reserve: Michelle Wright.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Michelle Wright; 2, Julie Loughery; 3, Hugh Henry, Larne.

Shearling ewe (dry) – 1, Michelle Wright; 2, and 3, A J Graham.

Ewe lamb – 1, Julie Loughery; 2, Michelle Wright; 3, Hugh Henry.

North Country Cheviot

Champion: J and M McCauley. Reserve: J and M McCauley.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, 2, and 3, J and M McCauley, Clough.

Shearling ewe – 1, 2, and 3, J and M McCauley.

Ewe lamb – 1, 2, and 3, J and M McCauley.

LLeyn

The Newell Perpetual Cup for the Lleyn champion: C and A Kennedy. Reserve: C and A Kennedy.

Ram, two shear and upwards – 1, C and A Kennedy, Ballyclare; 2, Robert and Eileen Edwards, Carrowdore; 3, Martin Scott, Crossgar.

Shearling ram – 1, and 2, Robert and Eileen Edwards; 3, Hugh Warden.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, G and J Newell, Hillsborough; 2, C and A Kennedy; 3, Hugh Warden.

Shearling ewe – 1, C and A Kennedy; 2, G and J Newell; 3, Fiona Cunningham, Hillsborough.

Ram lamb – 1, and 2, Robert and Eileen Edwards; 3, C and A Kennedy.

Ewe lamb – 1, and 2, C and A Kennedy; 3, Adrian Fitzsimons.

Zwartbles

Ram, any age – 1, Michael Woods, Rostrevor; 2, C and D Cromie, Ballynahinch; 3, Judy Maxwell, Downpatrick.

Ewe, two-years-old and upwards, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Judy Maxwell; 2, Michael Woods.

Shearling ewe – 1, Melvyn Dorman, Ballynahinch; 2, and 3, C and D Cromie.

Ram lamb – 1, C and D Cromie; 2, Judy Maxwell; 3, C and D Cromie.

Ewe lamb – 1, and 2, Melvyn Dorman; 3, C and D Cromie.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Melvyn Dorman; 2, Judy Maxwell; 3, C and D Cromie.

Group of three – 1, Michael Woods; 2, C and D Cromie; 3, Caroline Lyons.

Young handler, aged between 8 and 14-years-old – 1, C and D Cromie; 2, Caroline Lyons; 3, Judy Maxwell.

Berrichon du Cher

Champion: L S Jamison. Reserve: L S Jamison.

Ewe, any age – 1, and 2, L S Jamison, Hillsborough.

Ram lamb – 1, L S Jamison.

Ewe lamb – 1, L S Jamison.

Rare Breeds

Champion: W and K Carson. Reserve: G and J Newell.

Ram, any age – 1, G and J Newell, Hillsborough; 2, R J McCauley, Dromore; 3, L S Jamison.

Ewe, any age – 1, W and K Carson, Ballymena; 2, L J Jamison; 3, W and K Carson.

Ram lamb – 1, and 2, G and J Newell; 3, R J McCauley.

Ewe lamb – 1, 2, and 3, W and K Carson.

Butcher’s lambs

Down County Livestock Mart Perpetual Challenge Cup for the champion: Henry Gamble. Reserve: Ciaran Cunningham.

Pen of three butcher’s lambs by a native sire – 1, Sean Doyle, Ballyward.

Pen of three butcher’s lambs by a continental sire – 1, Henry Gamble; 2, Ciaran Cunningham; 3, David Brown, Bessbrook.

Young handlers

Young handler, showing any age or breed of sheep – 1, Claire McIlwaine, Saintfield.

Cydective Young Handlers competition, handler aged 8 to 14-years-old – 1, Judith Lyons; 2, Robin Wilson; 3, Rebecca McBratney.

Goats

Walker Cup for the champion goat in show: Geoffrey Ringland.

Milker, Toggenburg, British Toggenburg and British Alpine – 1, Galbraith Bros, Coleraine; 2, Lindsay Greer, Ballyward.

Milker, Saanen or British Saanen – 1, Geoffrey Ringland, Katesbridge; 2, and 3, Peter Woods, Lisburn.

Milker, any other variety – 1, Peter Woods; 2, Geoffrey Ringland; 3, Marie Cherry, Tempepatrick.

Goatling, Toggenburg, British Toggenburg or British Alpine – 1, Lindsay Greer.

Goatling, Saanen or British Saanen – 1, Galbraith Bros; 2, Geoffrey Ringland; 3, Arthur Mullan, Newry.

Goatling, any other variety – 1, Peter Woods; 2, Tom Houston, Portadown.

Kid, Saanen or British Saanen – 1, Tom Houston; 2, Geoffrey Ringland; 3, Galbraith Bros.

Kid, any other variety – 1, Peter Woods; 2, Maurice Murphy.

Male kid, registered with the BGS – 1, 2, and 3, Peter Woods.

Group of three – 1, Geoffrey Ringland; 2, Maurice Murphy; 3, Peter Woods.

Pigs

Champion: B Kelly (Large Black). Reserve K and J Gracey (British Saddleback)

Senior boar – 1, K and J Gracey, Tandragee (British Saddleback); 2, Ernest and Naomi Gregg, Ahoghill (British Saddleback); 3, B Kelly, Lurgan (British Saddleback).

Junior boar – 1, Colin McClelland, Gilford (Middle White); 2, Sarah Creaner, Kilcoo, Newry (Middle White); 3, Colin McClelland, (Middle White).

Sow, Saddleback – 1, W Currie, Randalstown; 2, Ernest and Naomi Gregg; 3, W Currie.

Sow, other breeds – 1, B Kelly (Large Black); 2, R Boyle, Millisle (Glos Old Spot); 3, R Boyle, (Glos Old Spot).

Senior gilt – 1, K and J Gracey, (British Saddleback); 2, K and J Gracey, (British Saddleback); 3, Ernest and Naomi Gregg, (Middle White.

Junior gilt, Middle White – 1, W Erwin, Dromore; 2, Sarah Creaner; 3,W Erwin.

Junior gilt, Saddleback – 1, and 2, W Currie; 3.K and J Gracey

Young handlers – 1, Connor Kelly; 2, Cole Hogg

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