NIHBA United Feed’s National Calf Show 2016

From left, Judge Matt Gray, Overall Champion Male Solpoll 1 Nomad with John McMordie, reserve overall Male Lisrace Lumberjack D Wilson, overall Champion Female Mountview 1 Estelle with Trevor Andrews, reserve overall female Solpoll 1Duchess with Andrew McMordie, also included holding sponsor United Feeds Banner are president Cecil Beattie and Chairman John Gill
From left, Judge Matt Gray, Overall Champion Male Solpoll 1 Nomad with John McMordie, reserve overall Male Lisrace Lumberjack D Wilson, overall Champion Female Mountview 1 Estelle with Trevor Andrews, reserve overall female Solpoll 1Duchess with Andrew McMordie, also included holding sponsor United Feeds Banner are president Cecil Beattie and Chairman John Gill

Saturday 29th October saw the NIHBA United Feed’s National Calf Show take place at Dungannon Market. 16 Exhibitors brought forward over 30 entries to be judged by the experienced Matthew Gray from the Buckenhill Herd, England.

With a packed ringside looking on the youngstock went under the expert eye of the judge who was delighted to see such a great turn out of quality that is sure to dominate the show circuit over the coming years.

Overall Male Champion went to J&W McMordie with Solpoll 1 Nomad. The September 15 born bull yet again from the winning combination of Panmure 1 Henry and Solpoll 1 Starlet J15 took victory in the bull section. “Class, quality, well balanced” stated judge Matt Gray.

Overall Male and Senior Male Champion Solpoll 1 Nomad owned and bred by J&W McMordie
Overall Male and Senior Male Champion Solpoll 1 Nomad owned and bred by J&W McMordie

The overall Female Champion Title went to Co Antrim Breeder Trevor Andrews with Mountview 1 Estelle. This home grown heifer showed great ring presence and feminine quality, truly worthy of heading the female line-up on the day.

Overall Female And Senior Female Champion Mountview 1 Estelle, owned and bred by Trevor Andrews
Overall Female And Senior Female Champion Mountview 1 Estelle, owned and bred by Trevor Andrews

Results

Overall Male Champion
Solpoll 1 Nomad J&W McMordie
Reserve Male Champion
Lisrace Lumberjack 18th David Wilson

Overall Female Champion
Mountview 1 Estelle
Reserve Female Champion
Solpoll 1 Duchess J&W McMordie

Champion Senior Male
Solpoll 1 Nomad J&W McMordie
Reserve Senior Male
Mountview 1 Enzo T Andrews

Reserve overall Male champion Lisrace Lumberjack 18th D Wilson
Reserve overall Male champion Lisrace Lumberjack 18th D Wilson

Junior Male Champion
Lisrace Lumberjack 18th David Wilson
Reserve Junior Male
Dorepoll 1 Nashville JE RI & W Haire

Female Senior Champion
Mountview 1 Estelle T Andrews
Reserve Senior Female
Barnburn 1 Nancy B&G Watson

Junior Female Champion
Solpoll 1 Duchess J&W McMordie
Reserve Junior Female
Lisrace Crystal D Wilson

Pairs Class
1st B&G Watson
2nd T Andrews
3rd J&W McMordie

Young Handler 14 and Under
1st Emily Peters
2nd Owen Gill

Young Handlers 15 to 18
1st Marcus Murdock
2nd John Andrews

Champion Young Handler
Marcus Murdock
Reserve Young Handler
Emily Peters

Young Handler Champion Marcus Murdock (left) Owen Gill (Center) Emily Peters reserve (right)
Young Handler Champion Marcus Murdock (left) Owen Gill (Center) Emily Peters reserve (right)

Class 1 Bull born between 1/9/15 – 31/10/15
1st Solpoll 1 Nomad J&W McMordie
2nd Barnburn 1 Neptune B&G Watson
3rd Barnburn 1 Napolean B&G Watson

Class 2 Bull Born between 1/11/15 – 31/12/15
1st Mountview 1 Enzo T Andrews
2nd Solitude 1 Noble A McMordie

Class 4 Bull born between 1/3/16 – 30/4/16
1st Dorepoll 1 Nashville JE RI & W Haire
2nd Solpoll 1 National J&W McMordie
3rd Umgola 1 Impact 6th S Baxter

Class 5 Bull born after 1/5/16
1st Lisrace Lumberjack D Wilson
2nd Dorepoll 1 National JE RI & W Haire

Class 6 Female born between 1/9/15 – 31/10/15
1st Mountview 1 Estelle T Andrews
2nd Barnburn 1 Nancy B&G Watson
3rd Lusky 1 Nan AJ Farms

Class 7 Female born between 1/11/15 – 31/12/15
1st Lisrace Prettymaid D Wilson

Class 8 Female born between 1/1/16 – 29/2/16
1st Solpoll 1 Duchess J&W McMordie
2nd Lisnaree 1 Nora M Murdock
3rd Corriewood 1 Jen J V & E Peters

Class 9 Female born between 1/3/16 – 30/4/16
1st Lisrace Crystal D Wilson
2nd Dorepoll 1 Tessa JE RI & W Haire

Images Alfie Shaw

Solpoll 1 Duchess Overall reserve female champion J&W McMoride
Solpoll 1 Duchess Overall reserve female champion J&W McMoride

Author: Editor Hereford

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