NIHBA United Feeds National Calf Show 2017

 

From left Andrew McMordie (representing United Feeds sponsor, Judge James Ludgate, champion young Handler C Dorman, reserve John Andrews and association Chairman John Gill
From left Andrew McMordie (representing United Feeds sponsor, Judge James Ludgate, champion young Handler C Dorman, reserve John Andrews and association Chairman John Gill

Saturday 30th September saw the annual NIHBA UNITED Feeds National calf show taking place under the expert eye of judge James Ludgate from The Rempstone Herd which is one of the top HERDS in the UK.

Judge James Ludgate inspecting the junior Bull of Ethan Small
Judge James Ludgate inspecting the junior Bull of Ethan Small

“Overall a satisfying turnout of Bulls and heifers on the day, plenty of style with good confirmation, the top winners where based on what I would strive to have in my Herd” quoted James Ludgate.

Supreme Bull and senior Bull Champion Solpoll 1 Pirate owned and bred by J&WMcMordie
Supreme Bull and senior Bull Champion Solpoll 1 Pirate owned and bred by J&WMcMordie

Supreme Bull Champion and senior male champion went to J&W McMordie with Solpoll 1 Pirate, yet another son of the prolific Panmure 1 Henry Bull which has bred the family many a winner, a well grown and clean finished bull was what the judge wanted and got on the day.
Overall reserve Supreme Bull and junior Bull title went to a new breeder on the circuit. Drumshambo 1 Big Show, a junior Bull with great style and ring presence took the spot for Ethan Small and his grandfather Gerry from Randalstown.

Reserve Supreme and junior Bull Champion Drumshambo 1 Big Shot exhibited by Ethan Small, bred by Gerry and Ethan Small
Reserve Supreme and junior Bull Champion Drumshambo 1 Big Shot exhibited by Ethan Small, bred by Gerry and Ethan Small

Quality females on the day where topped by Trevor Andrews senior Heifer Mountview 1 Forever taking the overall supreme Female and senior female title. One of the first progeny to be shown from Dorepoll 1 Legacy, a bull he purchased from the Haire family his offspring is showing promise for the showing seasons to come.

Supreme Female and senior female champion Mountview 1 Forever owned and bred by Trevor Andrews
Supreme Female and senior female champion Mountview 1 Forever owned and bred by Trevor Andrews

Reserve supreme Female and junior female title went to John Conlon’s Drumatee Pearl 173, a young Heifer who had the complete package and shows great potential for the future.

Reserve supreme Female and junior female champion Drumatee Pearl 173 owned and bred by J Conlon
Reserve supreme Female and junior female champion Drumatee Pearl 173 owned and bred by J Conlon

Overall and class results

Supreme Bull Champion
Solpoll 1 Pirate J&W McMordie
Reserve Supreme Bull Champion
Drumshambo 1 Big Show J&G Small

Senior Bull Champion
Solpoll 1 Pirate J&W McMordie
Reserve senior Bull Champion
Solpoll 1 Pagba J&W McMordie

Junior Bull Champion
Drumshambo 1 Big Show J&G Small
Reserve Junior Bull Champion
Solitude 1 Phoenix A McMordie

Supreme Female Champion
Mountview 1 Forever T Andrews
Reserve Supreme Female Champion
Drumatee Pearl 173 J Conlon

Senior Female Champion
Mountview 1 Forever T Andrews
Reserve Senior Champion Female
Solpoll 1 Dainty J&W McMordie

Junior Female Champion
Drumatee Pearl 173 J Conlon
Reserve Junior Female Champion
Solpoll 1 Nylon P8 J&W McMordie

Champion Young Handler
C Dorman
Class 1 Bull Calf born 1/9/16-31/10/16

1st Solpoll 1 Pirate J&W McMordie
2nd Solpoll 1 Pogba J&W McMordie
3rd Mountview 1 Finn T Andrews
4th Kinnego 1 Pharoah C Kerr

Class 3 Bull Calf born 1/1/17-28/2/17

1st Drumshambo 1 Big Show J&G Small
2nd Solitude 1 Phoenix A McMordie
3rd Drumatee Fred J Conlon

Class 4 Bull Calf Born 1/3/17-30/4/17

1st Lisrace Lumberjack 19th D Wilson
2nd Drumatee Ferrari J Conlon

Class 6 Female Calf born 1/9/16-31/10/16

1st Mountview 1 Forever T Andrews
2nd Hockleypoll 1 Ariana Leader Family

Class 7 Female Calf born 1/11/16-31/12/16

1st Solpoll 1 Dainty J&W McMordie

Class 8 Female Calf born 1/1/17-29/2/17

1st Solpoll 1 Nylon P8 J&W McMordie
2nd Drumatee Tribute 077 J Conlon
3rd Hockleypoll 1 Evie The Leader Family
4th Castlepoll 1 Renie 2nd C&M Beattie

Class 9 Female Calf born 1/3/17-30/4/17

1st Drumatee Pearl 173 J Conlon
2nd Lisrace Curly 18th D Wilson
3rd Castlepoll 1 Starlet C&M Beattie
4th Castlepoll 1 Plum C&M Beattie

Class 10 Female Calf born after 1/5/17

1st Lisrace Finola Dell D Wilson
2nd Nancy Bonny G&T Morton

Class 11 Pairs

1st J&W McMordie
2nd T Andrews
3rd John Conlon
4th Leader Family

Class 12a Young Handler 12-14

1st J Morton

Class 12B Young Handler 15-18

1st C Dorman
2nd J Andrews
3rd E Small
4th J Gauthier

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Author: Editor Hereford

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