Gorey Show

Judge: Mr. Tom Murphy.

Twenty top quality Hereford cattle lined up across three very competitive classes. The Champion Hereford for the day was TourtanePoll1 Diamond exhibited by Mervyn Parr. The Reserve Champion was Clonroe Denis, exhibited by John Jones.  Gorey was also the first qualifying show in the inaugural South Leinster Hereford Calf Championships for males and females born on or after 1st July 2014.

Champion Hereford at Gorey show: Tourtanepoll1 Diamond with Mervyn Parr and Tom Murphy (Judge)
Champion Hereford at Gorey show: Tourtanepoll1 Diamond with Mervyn Parr and Tom Murphy (Judge)
First in line: Reserve champion at Gorey Show, Clonroe Denis owned by John Jones.
First in line: Reserve champion at Gorey Show, Clonroe Denis owned by John Jones.

Cow or Heifer over 18 months old

1st Mervyn Parr. Tourtane, Clogh, Castlecomer, Co.Kilkenny. ‘TourtanePoll1 Diamond’ (Champion)

2nd Curtis and Jones, Knockduff, Bree, Co.Wexford. ‘Grianan Cooperobin’

3rd John Murphy, Main St., Gorey, Co. Wexford. ‘Solpoll 1 Starlet H2’

Hereford heifer born on or after 1st July 2014. (Qualifier for South Leinster Hereford Calf Championships)

1st Mervyn Parr. Tourtane, Clogh, Castlecomer, Co.Kilkenny. ‘Tourtane Queen Lorraine’

2nd Curtis and Jones, Knockduff, Bree, Co.Wexford. knockduff Poll 1 Emma Jane’

3rd Glenn Jacob, Dunsinane, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford.  ‘Dunsinane June 1st

Hereford bull born on or after 1st July 2014. (Qualifier for South Leinster Hereford Calf Championships)

1st John Jones. Pallas, Gorey, Co. Wexford. ‘Clonroe Denis’ (Reserve Champion)

2nd Curtis and Jones, Knockduff, Bree, Co.Wexford. ‘Knockduff Poll 1 Ginger ET’

3rd Glenn Jacob, Dunsinane, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford.  ‘Dunsinane Hope’

Report: Mervyn Parr  Photos:Margaret Jones

 

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