NIHBA Spring Show and Sale 2018

Keith Jempson (Banbury) renown Cattle Fitter and showman had the difficult task of judging a strong entry at this years Spring Show and Sale with 26 animals present on the day.

Judge Keith Jempson

Taking the supreme championship was a May 16 born Bull Cullamore Nathan, owned and bred by R McKenna, a stylish bull with ring presence to match.

Champion Cullamore NathanReserve Champion went to a 13 month old Bull Drumatee Fred owned and bred by John Conlon, one of the youngest animals to grace the ring on the day but certainly made his mark.
Reserve Champion Drumatee Fred

Other class winners on the day where Thornbank 1 Pirate, bred by SH Stewart and also Solpoll 1 Pole Position owned and bred by John and William McMordie.

Solpoll 1 Pole Position

In the sale ring trade was brisk with an average of £2583, commanding the top prices on the day was John and William McMordie fresh from their recent success at the show and sale in Hereford with two bulls topping 3000 guineas on the day in Dungannon.

Solpoll 1 Painter bred by J&W McMordie, one of their two top selling bulls on the day

Class results

Class 1 Bull born 22/4/16-24/5/16
1st Cullamore Nathan. R McKenna
2nd Lisrace Lackey Boy 10th. DR Wilson
3rd Holland Lieutenant. B&K Holland
4th Brookfield 1 Nemo. R & P McClenaghan

Class 2 Bulls Born 12/6/16-28/8/16
1st Thornbank 1 Pirate. SH Stewart
2nd Holland Commander 202 B&K Holland
3rd Drumnamether 1 George. PJ Cully

Class 3 Bulls born 1/9/16-12/11/16
1st Solpoll 1 Pole Position. J&W McMordie
2nd Solpoll 1 Painter. J&W McMordie
3rd Nancy Aaron. G&T Morton
4th Benaughlin Norman. G&W Burleigh

Class 4 Bulls Born 12/2/17-5/3/17
1st Drumatee Fred. J Conlon
2nd Drumatee Ferrari. J Conlon
3rd Solpoll 1 Pilgrim. J&W McMordie
4th Drumatee Ford. J Conlon

Thornbank 1 Pirate
Brian Holland in the ring

Author: Editor Hereford

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