Well done to all involved in the Calf Promotion in Kilmallock on Easter Monday.
The 1st prize bull calf went to Denis Guerin, Freemount, Charleville, Co. Cork, who’s bull calf later sold for €360 in the sales ring.
The 1st prize heifer calf went to Mossie Dwane, Kilmallock, Co. Limerick. The heifer calf later sold for a price of €350 in the sales ring.
Congratulations to all the buyers and sellers on the day.
Emma Ward with 1st prize heifer and bull calves
Emma Ward with the owner of the Champion Bull Calf in the Show and Sale held in Golden Vale Mart, Kilmallock on Easter Monday, Denis Guuuerin, Freemount, Charleville, Co. Cork
The Champion Heifer Calf in the Irish Hereford Society Calf Show and Sale in Golden Vale Mart, Kilmallock on Easter Monday with: Donal Mullins, Judge, Emma Ward and owner Mossie Dwane, Kilmallock
The Hereford Calf Promotion in Skibbereen Mart had a great turn out, pictures below shows 1st prize Bull Calf and 1st prize Heifer Calf.
The Bull calf later sold by William Ford, Drimoleague, Co. Cork for €270.
The Heifer Calf sold by Eric Coombes, Skibbereen, Co. Cork later sold for €230.
Congratulations to both sellers and buyers on the day!!
Eric Coombes, Skibbereen, seller of the 1st prize heifer calf, receiving his prize from Pat McCarthy, Hereforf Council, watched by Eoin Lynch and Paddy Hickey, West Cork Hereford Club.
William Forde, Drimoleague, seller of the 1st prize bull calf, receiving his prize from Pat McCarthy, Hereforf Council, watched by Clodagh Lynch and Paddy Hickey, West Cork Hereford Club.
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