CATTLE

Entries close 31st July 2017

Please note for 2nd Place Prize Money to be paid there must be at least 3 entries in the class, 3rd Place 5 entries.

An entry can win only one Red Rosette except in championship classes

 

One person free per animal, all other exhibitors pay at gate.

 

50% extra charge for all latecomers.

Show information for exhibitors:

The regulations set out below are intended to protect the health of animals at shows.  To minimise the risk of exposure to disease, exhibitors should move animals directly from farm to show site.  Ensure that the documentation which should accompany the animal is in order before the date of the show and contact the local D.V. office, T.B. and Brucellosis.  All animals must come from herds that are in test as laid down by the Dept.  Brucellosis 30 days: T.B. 12 month.  It is advisable that exhibitors have their own insurance.

All Cattle to enter Showgrounds by side road, Claremorris Town side of Showgrounds.

WESTERN SIMMENTAL CLUB

Exhibitors must be members of the Western Simmental Club

Judging commences at 10:30

Prize Money: 1st Prize €80, 2nd Prize €40, 3rd Prize €20.  Entry Fee: €10.

Class 51 Cow Class – in calf or in milk – McEllin Cup

Class 52 Senior Heifer Class – born on or between 01/08/14 and 31/07/15

Class 53 Junior Heifer Class – born on or between 01/08/15 and 31/07/16

Class 54 Yearling Bull Class – born on or between 01/08/16 and 30/11/16

Class 55 Yearling Heifer Class – born on or between 01/08/16 and 30/11/16

Class 56 Bull Calf Class – born on or after 01/12/16

Class 57 Heifer Calf Class – born on or after 01/12/16

Champion and Reserve Champion of the Show

Brian Duffy Cup

Short Horn

Prize Money: €125, 1st €65, 2nd €40, 3rd €20, Entry Fee €10.

Class 58 Short horn heifer pedigree or non pedigree with not more than two permanent teeth.

Prize money €125.  Michael Hanley Mem. Cup.

Class 59 Best short horn bull or heifer calf pedigree or non-pedigree, born on or after 1st January 2017  Prize money €125, Hanley Bros Trophy.

Limousine Classes

Prize Money:  €180. 1st €100, 2nd €50,3rd €30, Entry Fee €12

Class 60 Best Male Calf under 1 year – born after 1st Jan ‘17

Class 61 Best Female Calf under 1 year – born after 1st Jan ‘17

Class 62 Best Bull born between 1st Sept ’16 & 31st Dec ’16 – Hanley Bros Trophy

Class 63 Best Heifer born between 1st Sept ’16 & 31st Dec ‘16

Paddy Veldon Memorial Cup

Class 64 Best Heifer born between 1st Jan ’16 & 31st August ‘16

Class 65 Any Female older than January ‘16

Class 66 Best non-Pedigree male or female cross breed Limousine

Volac Cup


Aberdeen Angus

Prize Money:  €180, 1st €100, 2nd €50, 3rd €30

Class 67 Best Purebred Aberdeen Angus Heifer with not more than 2 permanent teeth.

Charolais

Prize money: €180 1st €100, 2nd €50, 3rd €30

Entry Fee: €12

Class 68 I.C.I Cup - Best Bull/Heifer Calf born 1st September ’16 onwards

Class 69 Best female born Sept ’15 to 1st May ’16 Parish Cup

Belgian Blue Classes

Class 70 Pedigree Belgian Blue Bull/Heifer Calf born 2017

Class 71 Pedigree Belgian Blue Senior Heifer, any age with not more than two permanent teeth

Class 72 The Irish Shows Association and Claremorris Show Society Present

The All Ireland Pedigree Suckler Type Heifer Championship 2.00 pm

Prize Fund €1200

Animals qualifying for this final are ineligible for entry to other classes at Claremorris Show

Prizes          Champion €500 & Sash, 2nd Prize €250, 3rd Prize €150,

4th Prize €75, 5th Prize €75, 6th Prize €75

Entry fee is €12


Class 73    THE IRISH SHOWS ASSOCIATION & SWINFORD SHOW SOCIETY PRESENT

The All Ireland Suckler Heifer Championship

Sponsored by: Progressive Genetics, Irelands leading A.1. Provider

Prize fund:  cash & vouchers to the value of €1600.00

RULES AND CONDITIONS

1. The competition is open to All Breeds of non pedigree Heifers, suitable to produce and rear a calf with potential for current commercial beef markets

2. Heifers may be in-calf or maiden at final.  For heifers that are in-calf, evidence must be produced i.e. Scanning Cert, or Insemination Cert.

3. Heifer’s potential mothering ability will be assessed

4. Up to 2 heifers may qualify at each show if the standard is deemed sufficient

5. Individual exhibitors may qualify up to 2 heifers for the final

6. All heifers must be haltered trained and lead by a competent adult

7. Animals qualifying for this final are ineligible for entry to other classes at the Swinford Show

8. The foregoing rules should be read in conjunction with I.S.A./General Rules for 2017 together with Swinford Show Rules

Entry Fee: To Qualifying Show: €10 To Final: €15  Prize fund cash/vouchers

Prizes: Champion €500 & Sash 2nd: €250  3rd: €150 4th & 5th €100 6th-15th €50

Final: SWINFORD SHOW - Saturday 19th August 2017

Class 74 Best Continental Calf 300 kgs & under

Prize money €180, 1st €100, 2nd €50, 3rd €30,

Robert Mc Donnell Cup

Class 75 Best Bull Calf 380 kgs & under

Michael J. Reidy Trophy

Class 76 Best Heifer Calf 360 kgs & under

Carty Cup

Class 77 Young stockperson 12 years and under showing a calf

The Tony Skelly Memorial Cup

Class 78 Young stockperson 13-17 years showing an animal less than 2 years

Prize money, €180; 1st €100, 2nd €50, 3rd €30

Michael Shally Trophy

Judging of above 2 classes will be based on stock handling

presentation and knowledge

Class 79 Best Suckling type cow with ’16 calf at foot non pedigree

Prize money €180, 1st €100, 2nd €50, 3rd €30, Entry Fee €12

-        Michael Concannon Memorial Cup

Class 80 Aurivo All Ireland Super Beef Bullock

Not having more than 2 permanent teeth on day of show

1st prize €150, 2nd €100, 3rd €50,  Entry fee €12

-        Connaught Gold Cup

Class 81 Super Beef Continental Heifer with not more than 2 permanent

Teeth on day of show

1st prize €150, 2nd €100, 3rd €50, Entry fee €12

-        Dean Daly Cup

Class 82 Best Continental Bullock having no permanent teeth.

-        Joseph Dowd Memorial Cup

Class 83 Best Continental Heifer having no permanent teeth.

-        Merrick Cup.

Class 84 Dawn Meats Best Beef Bullock any age

Prize money €350 - 1st €200 2nd €100 3rd €50,

Class 85 Continental x Heifer to breed a Continental Calf

Prize money €350

1st Prize €200 & Martin Waldron Memorial Cup

2nd €100, 3rd €50,

Entry fee €12

Class 86 Best pair of non pedigree Cattle must be from the same herd.

Prize money €325

1st prize €175 & Martin Dyer Perpetual Cup,

2nd prize €100, 3rd prize €50 Entry fee €12

Champion of Commercial Classes Western Farmers Cup

 

1st Prize Winners only. Champ €75, Reserve €50

Last Updated (Saturday, 15 July 2017 11:31)