Northern Ireland Club

N.I. National Show 2016

Duncan McDowell’s Castlemount Jetliner which was awarded the interbred champion at the Limavady show

Duncan McDowell’s Castlemount Jetliner which was awarded the interbred champion at the Limavady show

The Northern Ireland Beef Shorthorn Club held their national show recently at County Londonderry Show at Limavady.

The judge on this occasion was Mr. John Redpath of the Knowehead Herd in Scotland.

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N.I. Beef Shorthorn Club Annual Herds Visit

Northern Ireland Beef Shorthorn Club annual Herds visit this year, to other Shorthorn Members, saw 20 members and friends head to Perthshire.  Our first visit was to the 25,000 acre Blackford Farms and Highland Wagu.  After viewing part of the highly acclaimed H.W. Shorthorn herd.  Martine, then gave a in depth talk on her pet project producing the extremely valuable Wagu Beef, getting from £8000 upwards for one carcass.

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N.I. Club Spring Show & Sale 2016

Champion: Mullaglass Hector

Champion: Mullaglass Hector

N.I. Beef Shorthorn Club held their Spring Show & Sale in Ballymena Mart on Friday 25th March. Bulls sold to a top price of 2800gns for 1st prize winner Castlemount Arthur from D.D McDowell, Newtownards to A. Boyd, Cloughmills. 2150gns was paid to Messers E & D McNulty, Enniskillen for a 2nd prize white bull going to Ivan Rea, Newtownabbey.

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