Mullingar Agricultural Show – Sunday 14th July 2019.

Nature graced us with another scorcher of a day yesterday for Mullingar Agricultural show where both the temperatures and crowds were in the high numbers. There was a show of excellent Hereford cattle which were exhibited in the quaint walled garden.

Many thanks to all exhibitors who came out on the day and thanks also to the judge and council member, Martin O’Brien and Shane Murphy, who both travelled from Co. Tipperary.

A huge congratulations to Tom and Anselm Fitzgerald and family who took home the Overall Champion cow with calf at foot ‘Grianan Orange R786’. This supreme cow also won Reserve Champion in the Longford show last Sunday, 7th July. Many Congratulations to Michael Molloy, who is no stranger to the winners enclosure at Mullingar show, on winning Reserve Champion with ‘Moyclare Rob’.

Judge: Martin Murphy, Co. Tipperary.

Overall Champion: ‘Grianan Orange R786’, T&A Fitzgerald, Co. Westmeath.

Overall Champion ‘Grianan Orange R786’ with Tom Fitzgerald, breeder, Co. Westmeath,Henry Dudley, President of the IHBS, Anselm Fitzgerald, breeder, David Sheehan, President of the ISA, Shane O’Brien, Steward, Co. Tipperary & Martin Murphy, Judge & Council Member, Co. Tipperary and Dara Fitzgerald exhibiting the calf at foot.

Reserve Champion: ’Moyclare Rob’, Michael Molloy, Co. Offaly.

Reserve Champion ‘Moyclare Rob’ with Henry Dudley, President of the IHBS, Michael Molloy, breeder, Co. Offaly, David Sheehan, President of the ISA, Shane O’Brien, Steward, Co. Tipperary & Martin Murphy, Judge & Council Member, Co. Tipperary.

Pedigree Hereford Cow In-Calf or with Calf at foot.

1. T&A Fitzgerald, Glebe House, Mount Temple, Moate, Co. Westmeath. ‘Grianan OrangeR786’, 05/09/16, IE361055850786, Sire: ‘Grianan Freddy’, Dam ‘Grianan Orange M 660’.

Overall Champion & 1st place Hereford Cow with Calf at foot ‘Grianan Orange R786’ with Tom Fitzgerald, breeder, Co. Westmeath,Henry Dudley, President of the IHBS, Anselm Fitzgerald, breeder, David Sheehan, President of the ISA, Shane O’Brien, Steward, Co. Tipperary & Martin Murphy, Judge & Council Member, Co. Tipperary and Dara Fitzgerald exhibiting the calf at foot.

2. Christine Drumm, Crowenstown, Delvin, Co. Westmeath. ‘Kilsunny Doreen’s Ivy’, 27/11/11, IE1331396541211, Sire: Ballyaville Caradoc,Dam ‘Kilsunny Doreen’s Fairy’.

3. Meadbh Tyrell, Hill of Down, Enfield, Co. Meath. ‘Rathregan Snowdrop 711’, 08/03/17, 3722215467240711, Sire ‘F.H. Patrick’, DAM ‘Rathregan Snowdrop 364’.

Pedigree Hereford Heifer born on/between 1st January 2018 and 30th June 2018.

1. Christine Drumm, Crowenstown, Delvin, Co. Westmeath. ‘Crowenstown Auriella Ivy’, 03/03/18, 372223810270006, Sire ‘V TM Cave Hill Storm’, Dam ‘Kilsunny Doreen’s Ivy’.

1st place Hereford heifer born on/between 01/01/18 & 30/06/18 ‘Crowenstown Auriella Ivy’ with exhibitor Elisa Drumm, Co. Westmeath

2. Christine Drumm, Crowenstown, Delvin, Co. Westmeath. ‘Crowenstown Prettymaid 1’, 01/04/18, 372223810280007, Sire ‘Haven Kingpin’, Dam ‘Allowdale Prettymaid 557’.

3. Avril Crowe, Carraun, Mohill, Co. Leitrim. ‘Kilsunny Doreen’s Omega’, 08/02/18, 372219778791714, Sire ‘Glaslough Judge’, Dam ‘Kilsunny Doreen’s Jasmin’.

Pedigree Hereford Bull born on/between 1st January 2018 and 30th June 2018.

1. Michael Molloy, Glebe, Bellmount, Co. Offaly. ’Moyclare Rob’, 13/03/18, 372223914650445, Sire: ‘Freetown Nadal’ Dam ‘Moyclare Rose 10th’.

Reserve Champion & 1st place Hereford bull born on/between 01/01/18 & 30/06/18 –
‘Moyclare Rob’ with Henry Dudley, President of the IHBS, Michael Molloy, breeder,Co. Offaly, David Sheehan, President of the ISA, Shane O’Brien, Steward, Co. Tipperary & Martin Murphy, Judge & Council Member, Co. Tipperary.

Pedigree Hereford Heifer born between 1st July 2018 and 30th October 2018.

1. T&A Fitzgerald, Glebe House, Mount Temple, Moate, Co. Westmeath. ‘Grianan Cooperobin 712’, 16/07/18, 372223154990853, Sire ’Grianan Parker’ Dam’ Grianan Cooper Robin 0 705’.

2.  K&A Brady, Waterloo, Bilieborough,Co. Cavan. ‘Knochmountagh Lucy 2’, 06/07/18, 372216014630830, Sire ‘F.H William’, Dam ‘Lakelodge Vera 3rd’.

3. K&A Brady, Waterloo, Bilieborough,Co. Cavan. ‘Knochmountagh Blossom 4’, 22/07/18, 372216014650832, Sire ‘Haven Kingpin, Dam ‘Knockmountagh Jill’.

Pedigree Hereford Bull born between 1st July 2018 and 30th October 2018.

1. Paul Bohan, Gortfadda, Mohill, Co. Leitrim. ‘Gortfadda Jim’, 03/08/18, 372219791360001, Sire ‘Haven Kingpin’, Dam ‘Clonroe Elcie’.

2. Robert Faulkner, Lisgrey, Virginia, Co. Cavan. ‘LissacopplePoll1 Dan’, 10/08/18, 372213808260372, Sire ‘Udel 1 SS Echelon’, Dam ’Dernaroy 1 Lily’.

3. Thomas Plunkett, Castletown, Finea, Co. Westmeath. ’Arnagross Billy’, 02/09/18, 372223889740958, Sire ‘Blackwater Master’, Dam ‘Rattigan Leonie’.

Pedigree Hereford Heifer born on or after 1st November 2018.

1.  T&A Fitzgerald, Glebe House, Mount Temple, Moate, Co. Westmeath. ‘Grianan Poll 1 Range T863’, 06/08/18, 372223154920863, Sire ‘Fabb 1 Northern Star’, Dam ‘Grianan Orange R 786’.

2. Christine Drumm, Crowenstown, Delvin, Co. Westmeath. ‘Crowenstown Charlotte’, 01/04/18, 372223810290008, Sire ‘Conmelvin Ollie’, Dam ‘Crowenstown Arabella Ivy’.

Pedigree Hereford Bull born on or after 1st November 2018.

1. Thomas Plunkett, Castletown, Finea, Co. Westmeath. ’Arnagross Mick’, 03/11/18, 372223889790970, Sire ‘Blackwater Master’, Dam ‘Arnagross Shannon.

1st Place Hereford bull born on or after 1st November 2018 ‘Arnagross Mick’ with Henry Dudley, President of the IHBS, , David Sheehan, President of the ISA, Mrs Plunkett, breeder, Co. Westmeath, Thomas Plunkett, breeder,Co. Westmeath, Shane O’Brien, Steward, Co. Tipperary & Martin Murphy, Judge & Council Member, Co. Tipperary.
1st Place Hereford bull born on or after 1st November 2018 ‘Arnagross Mick’ with Henry Dudley, President of the IHBS, , David Sheehan, President of the ISA, Mrs Plunkett, breeder, Co. Westmeath, Thomas Plunkett, breeder,Co. Westmeath, Shane O’Brien, Steward, Co. Tipperary & Martin Murphy, Judge & Council Member, Co. Tipperary.

2. Christine Drumm, Crowenstown, Delvin, Co. Westmeath. ‘Crowenstown De-Bromhead’, 19/04/18, 372223810230010, Sire ‘Allowdale Ribstone 436, Dam ‘Kilsunny Doreen’s Ivy’.

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