Belfast Telegraph

Friday 18 April 2014

Saintfield Show Results

Results from the dairy, beef and sheep sections:



Dairy Specials

The Andrews Perpetual Cup for the interbreed dairy champion: Sam and John McCormick, Bangor, (Holstein).

The Joseph Orr Perpetual Cup for the reserve interbreed dairy champion: Clandeboye Estates, Bangor, (Jersey).

Silver Cow Trophy for the best exhibitor-bred animal in the dairy section: Sam and John McCormick.

County Down Dairy Heifer Championship for heifers aged between 12 – 18 months – 1, and 2, Rachel and Heather Martin, Newtownards, (Holstein).

Qualifier for the NISA/McLarnons Feeds Dairy Cow Championship 2009: Sam and John McCormick, (Holstein) and Clandeboye Estates, (Jersey).

Qualifier for the Semex Dairy Cow of the Year: Sam and John McCormick, Bangor, (Holstein); Rachel and Heather Martin, Newtownards, (Holstein).

Holstein

The Robert Rea Perpetual Cup for the Holstein champion: Sam and John McCormick. Reserve: Rachel and Heather Martin.

Holstein NI Cup for the champion exhibited by a member of the club: Sam and John McCormick.

Maiden heifer – 1, and 2, Rachel and Heather Martin, N’ards.

Heifer, in-milk – 1, Rachel and Heather Martin.

Cow, in-milk, any age – 1, Sam and John McCormick, Bangor.

Jersey

The McCrory Cup for the Jersey champion: Clandeboye Estate. Reserve: Clandeboye Estate.

Maiden heifer – 1, Fleming Family, Seaforde.

Heifer, in-calf – 1, Fleming Family.

Heifer, in-milk – 1, Clandeboye Estate, Bangor.

Cow, in-milk – 1, Clandeboye Estate. Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Clandeboye Estate.

Shorthorn

The R A Morrow Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Shorthorn champion: Thomas and Kate Madden. Reserve: Thomas and Kate Madden.

Bull or heifer calf – 1, Thomas and Kate Madden, Ballymena.

Heifer, maiden – 1, and 2, Thomas and Kate Madden.

Cow, in-calf or with calf at foot – 1, Thomas and Kate Madden.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Thomas and Kate Madden.

Beef Specials

The Ulster Bank Perpetual Cup for the champion pedigree beef animal: John and William McMoride, Ballygowan, (Hereford).

The Cottage Perpetual Cup for the reserve pedigree beef animal: Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge, (Charolais).

Qualifier for the NISA/Ulster Bank Beef Cow Championships 2009: Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge, (Limousin; and David Smyth, Ballynahinch, (Hereford).

County Down Male Beef Championship, for bulls aged between 12-18 months – 1, Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge, (Charolais); 2, PJ Maginn, Downpatrick, (Saler).

Aberdeen Angus

The Ulster Perpetual Provincial Trophy for the best Aberdeen Angus animal, owned by a member of the Irish Aberdeen Angus Association: John and Ann Henning.

The Alexander Dickson Memorial Cup for the Aberdeen Angus champion: John and Ann Henning. Reserve: Desmond Martin.

Cow, any age – 1, and 2, John and Ann Henning, Maghaberry.

Heifer, born between 1/1/08 and 1/1/09 – 1, Desmond Martin, Saintfield.

Bull, any age – 1, Adrian Parke, Strabane; 2, Frank Morrison, Crossgar.

Bull or heifer calf, born on or after 1/1/09 – 1, John and Ann Henning.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, John and Ann Henning.

Hereford

The Martin Perpetual Cup for the Hereford champion: John and William McMordie. Reserve: David Smyth.

Cow, any age – 1, David Smyth, Ballynahinch; 2, F A and E Kerridge, Templepatrick.

Heifer, born between 1/1/06 and 1/1/08 – 1, and 2, John and William McMordie, Ballygowan.

Heifer, born between 1/1/08 and 1/1/09 – 1, John and William McMordie; 2, F A and E Kerridge.

Bull, any age – 1, John and William McMordie; 2, David Smyth.

Bull or heifer calf, born on or after 1/1/09 – 1, David Smyth.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, David Smyth; 2, John and William McMordie; 3, F A and E Kerridge.

Charolais

The Cecil Robinson Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Charolais champion: Raymond Crawford. Reserve: David Connolly.

Cow, any age – 1, Frank Reid, Ballynahinch; 2, David Connolly, Ballynahinch.

Heifer, born between 1/1/06 and 1/1/08 – 1, Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge; 2, David Connolly.

Heifer, born between 1/1/08 and 1/1/09 – 1, and 2, David Connolly.

Bull, any age – 1, Raymond Crawford; 2, David Connolly.

Bull or heifer calf, born on or after 1/1/09 – 1, and 2, David Connolly; 3, Raymond Crawford.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, and 2, David Connolly; 3, Raymond Crawford.

Simmental

The Northern Bank Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Simmental champion: David Hazelton. Reserve: Mrs Thelma Gorman.

NI Simmental Cattle Breeders’ Club Cow Bell, for the champion: David Hazelton.

Hydro Fertilisers Trophy, for the best pair of Simmentals: Mrs Thelma Gorman.

Heifer, born between 1/1/06 and 1/1/08 – 1, Johnathan Farrell, Markethill.

Heifer, born between 1/1/08 and 1/1/09 – 1, David Hazelton, Dungannon; 2, Mrs Thelma Gorman, Armagh; 3, Johnathan Farrell.

Bull, any age – 1, Mrs Thelma Gorman.

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

Limousin

The Norman McBriar Perpetual Cup for the Limousin champion: Raymond Crawford. Reserve: A and T Clyde.

Cow, any age – 1, Robert Clyde, Templepatrick; 2, and 3, Raymond Crawford, Maguiresbridge.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, Ruth McElroy, Ivaniskey Livestock, Dromara; 2, Robert Clyde.

Heifer, born in 2008 – 1, Raymond Crawford; 2, Robert Clyde.

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

Junior bull, born in 2008 – 1, Henry Dorman, Dungannon.

Bull or heifer calf, born in 2009 – 1, Raymond Crawford.

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

British Blondes

The Wilsons Feeds Perpetual Cup for the British Blonde champion: Paul McGarry. Reserve: Henry Dorman.

Cow, born on or before 31/12/05 – 1, Paul McGarry, Dundrod.

Cow or heifer, born in 2006 – 1, Gerard Stranney, Downaptrick.

Heifer, born in 2007 – 1, Henry Dorman, Dungannon; 2, Paul McGarry; 3, Savage Bros and Sons, Ballynahinch.

Heifer, born between 1/1/08 and 30/6/08 – 1, Paul McGarry; 2, Ruth McElroy, Ivaniskey Livestock, Dromara; 3, Savage Bros and Sons.

Senior bull, born on or before 31/12/07 – 1, Ruth McElroy, Ivaniskey Livestock; 2, Savage Bros and Sons.

Junior bull, born on or after 1/1/08 – 1, Paul McGarry.

Bull or heifer calf, born on or after 1/7/08 – 1, Savage Bros and Sons; 2, Paul McGarry; 3, Gerard Stranney.

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

British Blue

Champion: W J Ervine. Reserve: Andrew Craig.

Cow, any age -1, W J Martin, Greyabbey; 2, John Young.

Heifer, born between 1/1/05 and 1/1/07 – 1, Basil Dougherty, Kircubbin.

Heifer, born between 1/1/07 and 1/1/08 – 1, W J Ervine, Newtown

abbey; 2, Andrew Craig, Coleraine; 3, Paul Elwood, Crossgar.

Bull, any age – 1, Andrew Craig; 2, W J Ervine; 3, W J Martin.

Bull or heifer calf, born on or after 1/1/08 – 1, and 2, James Annett, Kilkeel; 3, W J Ervine.

Pair, property of exhibitor – 1, Andrew Craig; 2, W J Ervine; 3, W J Martin.

Saler

The Wilson Conservation Cup for the Saler champion: George McCall. Reserve: P J Maginn.

Cow, any age – 1, and 2, Robert Millar, Gleno, Larne; 3, P J Maginn.

Heifer, born on or before 31/12/07 – 1, and 2, George McCall; 3, David Boyd, Knockagh.

Heifer, born on or after 1/1/08 – 1, and 2, George McCall.

Bull, under two-years-old – 1, P J Maginn; 2, D McClements and Sons, Portaferry.

Commercial Beef

Martin Phillips Memorial Perpetual Challenge Cup for the commercial beef champion: John Killen. Reserve: Malachy McGrath.

Heifer calf, under one-year-old – 1, Campbell Bros, Derriaghy.

Bull, under one-year-old – 1, Malachy McGrath.

Heifer, between one and two-years-old – 1, and 2, John Killen, Crossgar; 3, Malachy McGrath.

Sheep Specials

Qualifier for the Northern Bank/NISA Sheep Championship: Anthony Patton, Carrowdore, (Suffolk); and Diane Christie, Comber, (Charollais).

Award for the supreme interbreed sheep champion: Gary Hanna, Ballyclare, (Rouge); Reserve: Diane Christie, Comber, (Charollais).

Cydectin Young Sheep Handler, aged between 8 – 14 years-old – 1, Jonathan Burgess, Comber; 2, Liam Doyle, Ballyward; 3, David Dougherty, Kircubbin.

Border Leicester

The Mageean Perpetual Cup for the Border Leicester champion: J Aiken. Reserve: Graham and McCrum.

Ram, any age – 1, Graham and McCrum, Dromara; 2, J Aiken, Domara.

Ewe, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Graham and McCrum; 2, J Aiken; 3, Howard McIlwaine, Saintfield.

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

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

Ewe lamb – 1, Graham and McCrum; 2, Howard McIlwaine; 3, J Aiken.

Suffolk

The McMullan Cup for the Suffolk champion: Mark Priestley. Reserve: William Montgomery.

Ram, any age – 1, Mark Priestley, Seaforde; 2, William Montgomery, Newtownards.

Ewe, any age, having produced a lamb in 2009 – 1, Anthony Patton, Carrowdore; 2, Mark Priestley; 3, William Montgomery.

Hoggett ewe – 1, Mark Priestley; 2, Anthony Patton.

Ram lamb – 1, William Montgomery; 2, Anthony Patton; 3, Mark Priestley.

Ewe lamb – 1, Mark Priestley; 2, Anthony Patton.

Best group, property of exhibitor – 1, William Montgomery; 2, Mark Priestley; 3, Anthony Patton.

Hampshire Down

Ram, born on or before 1/12/07 – 1, Sean Doyle, Closkelt, Ballyward.

Ram, born on or before 1/12/08 – 1, Trevor Fegan, Loughbrickland.

Ewe, any age, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, Trevor Fegan; 2, Sean Doyle.

Shearling ewe – 1, and 2, Trevor Fegan.

Ram lamb – 1, Sean Doyle; 2, and 3, Trevor Fegan.

Ewe lamb – 1, Trevor Fegan; 2, Sean Doyle.

Kerryhill

Champion: R J McCauley. Reserve: R J McCauley.

Ram, any age – 1, R J McCauley, Dromore.

Ram lamb – 1, R J McCauley.

Shearling ewe – 1, R J McCauley.

Ewe lamb – 1, R J McCauley.

Rare Breeds

Champion: R J McCauley. Reserve: R J McCauley.

Ram, any age – 1, R J McCauley, Dromore.

Ram lamb – 1, R J McCauley.

Ewe, any age – 1, R J McCauley; 2, Damien Tumelty, Downpatrick; 3, R J McCauley.

Ewe lamb – 1, R J McCauley.

Ile de France

The Patterson Perpetual Challenge Cup for the Ile de France champion: Mark and Samantha Robinson. Reserve: Mark and Samantha Robinson.

Ram, any age – 1, Mark and Samantha Robinson, Portadown.

Shearling ram – 1, Mark and Samantha Robinson; 2, Damien Tumelty, Downpatrick.

Ram lamb – 1, and 2, David Mulligan, Augher; 3, Mark and Samantha Robinson.

Ewe, over two-years-old – 1, David Mulligan; 2, Mark and Samantha Robinson.

Ewe, one-year-old – 1, Mark and Samantha Robinson; 2, and 3, David Mulligan.

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

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, Mark and Samantha Robinson; 2, David Mulligan.

Texel

The Morrison Perpetual Trophy for the Texel champion: Sarah Riley. Reserve: J Ferguson and Sons.

Ram, any age – 1, Michael Watson, Dundonald; 2, Paul Swindell, Banbridge; 3, Michael Tumelty, Downpatrick.

Ewe, having reared a lamb in 2009 – 1, J Ferguson and Sons, Comber; 2, Damien Tumelty; 3, Michael Watson.

Hoggett ewe – 1, Michael Watson; 2, Michael Tumelty; 3, Paul Swindell.

Ewe lamb – 1, Sarah Riley, Moneyrea; 2, Michael Watson; 3, Paul Swindell.

Ram lamb – 1, J Ferguson and Sons; 2, Sarah Riley; 3, G Tumelty.

Pair of shearling ewes – 1, Michael Watson; 2, Stewart Ferris, Dromore; 3, Damien Tumelty.

Charollais

The Scotts of Hazelbank Trophy for the Charollais champion: Diane Christie. Reserve: J Aiken.

Saintfield Mart Prize for the best of opposite sex to the champion: J Aiken.

Ram, two shear and upwards – 1, J Aiken, Dromara; 2, Diane Christie, Comber.

Shearling ram – 1, Diane Christie; 2, Brian Malcolmson, Ballynahinch.

Ewe, two shear and upwards – 1, J Aiken; 2 and 3, Diane Christie.

Shearling ewe – 1, Diane Christie; 2, Stuart Cromie, Banbridge; 3, Diane Christie.

Ram lamb, born on or after 1/1/08, bred by exhibitor – 1, Diane Christie; 2, Brian Malcolmson.

Ewe lamb, born on or after 1/1/08, bred by exhibitor – 1, Diane Christie; 2, J Aiken; 3, Brian Malcolmson.

Group of three, property of exhibitor – 1, J Aiken; 2, Diane Christie.

Any other breed

Champion: Gary Hanna. Reserve: Melvyn Dorman.

Ram, any age – 1, Gary Hanna, Ballyclare; 2, Damien Tumelty.

Ewe, any age – 1, Melvyn Dorman, Ballynahinch; 2, and 3, Gary Hanna.

Ram lamb – 1, Damien Tumelty.

Ewe lamb – 1, Gary Hanna; 2, David Jackson, Crossgar; 3, Melvyn Dorman.

Goats

Female goat, any age, Saanen or British Saanen – 1, Geoffrey Ringland, Katesbridge.

Female goat, any age, any other registered variety – 1, Fiona Armstrong, Saintfield; 2, Geoffrey Ringland; 3, Mr and Mrs A and Y Hamilton, Moneyrea.

Goatling, Toggenburg, British Toggenburg, British Saanen or British Alpine – 1, Lindsay Greer, Castlewellan; 2, and 3, Geoffrey Ringland.

Goatling, any other registered variety – 1, Mr and Mrs A and Y Hamilton; 2, and 3, Peter Woods, Lisburn.

Kid, Toggenburg, British Toggerburg, British Alpine, Saanen or British Alpine – 1, Peter Woods; 2, Geoffrey Ringland; 3, Esther Ward, Ballywalter.

Kid, any other registered variety – 1, Peter Woods; 2, and 3, Fiona Armstrong.

Non pedigree kid or goatling – 1, Alexander Boyd, Knockagh; 2, Fiona Armstong.

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