Preparations are well in hand for a National Hereford Calf show to be held at the GVM Cattle Display Arena, Tullamore. The date selected for the event which will be held under the auspices of the Irish Hereford Breed Society North Leinster Branch is Saturday November 22nd 2014. Generous sponsorship is currently being put in place. The branch and its members are to be commended on this very welcome initiative at a time of increasing interest in the breed.
Classes will include four heifer calf classes and four bull calf classes. Two further classes will be held for Young Hereford Handlers in two different age-groups.
Classes will be for:
- calf born on or between 1st September 2013 and 31st October 2013
- Calf born on or between 1st November 2013 and 31st of December 2013
- Calf born on or between 1st January 2014 and 28th February 2014
- Calf born on or after 1st March 2014
Closing date for entries will be 1st November 2014
For further information contact Chairman Anselm Fitzgerald on 087 662 3403 or Secretary Joe Deverell on 087 270 2271