Cattle

 

2019 Cattle Entry Form

CATTLE CLASSES 2019

Sunday May 12th, 2019. Entries received before or on April 30th will be entered into a draw for €50. Entry fee is €12 for all classes. Entry fees will not be returned in the case of an animal being withdrawn. Judging commences at 12.30 sharp. 5% to be deducted from prize money in accordance with I.S.A. rules.

All animals must come from herds which are officially TB free and the herd and relevant animals must have a clear test within the previous 12 months. The test must be recorded on the Departments Animal Health System. No pre-movement test is required for TB. However, it is recommended by the department that there is a 30 day pre movement test for TB. All Bovines must bear double plastic tags as issued by the Department’s identification system and must be accompanied by their passports and movement compliance certs.

Prizes: 1st €80, 2nd €50, 3rd €30

** Please note **
All prize monies will be paid out in the following two weeks after the Kingdom County Fair and NOT on the day of the Fair.

DAIRY

Class 80       Friesian Heifer calf born in 2019

Class 81       Friesian Heifer calf born between 1/11/2018 and 31/12/2018 

Class 82.      Friesian Heifer calf born between 01/09/2018 and 31/10/2018

Class 83.      Friesian Heifer calf born between 01/01/2018 and 31/08/2018

Class 84       Friesian Heifer calf born before 01/01/2018

Class 85       Jersey Maiden Heifer any age 

Class 86       Junior Champion & Reserve Junior Champion (Open to classes 80 – 85). Rosettes.

Class 87       Jersey Cow or Heifer in milk any age 

Class 88       Friesian Heifer having had 1 calf and in milk. 

Class 89       Friesian Cow having had 2 or more calves and in milk. 

Class 90       Supreme Female Champion €50.

Class 91       Dairy Young Handlers 

      (No Entry Fee) Rosettes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd.                    

      A.  Children Under 12                   

      B.  Junior: Entrants must be Over 12 and Under 18                    

      C.  Senior: Entrants must be Over 18 and Under 26 

Class 92       Rare Breed – The Kerry Cow or Heifer any age. 

Class 92A     Rare Breed – Droimeann Cow or Heifer any age

SHORTHORN

Class 93       Shorthorn cow or heifer in milk or in calf 

Class 94       Male or female born after 01/08/2018

Class 95       Champion Shorthorn. Prize money €50. 

ANGUS

Class 96       Angus Cow any age 

Class 97       Angus Heifer born before 01/08/2018

Class 98       Angus Heifer born on or after 01/08/2018 

Class 99       Angus Bull born after 01/08/2018 

Class 100     Pedigree Angus Bull/Heifer calf born after 01/01/19 

Class 101     Best pair any age. Property of one exhibitor. Prize money €50 

Class 102     Spring Laide Class – open to cow or heifer, male or female calf – animal must be exhibitor bred of Irish bred Sire and Dam. Pedigree cert. must be produced. Prize €120, €50, €30. Sponsored by Donal Spring, in memory of his parents Dan Spring and Anna Laide.

CHAMPION ANGUS €50 

HEREFORD

The following classes are qualifiers for the Munster Branch Male and Female competitions.

Class 103     Hereford cow any age 

Class 104     Female born on or before 30/06/2017

Class 105     Female born between 01/07/2017 and 30/06/2018 

Class 106     Female born on or after 01/07/2018 

Class 107     Male born on or after 01/07/2018 

Class 108     Male born on or after 01/01/2019

Class 108A   Female born on or after 01/01/2019 (Classes 108 and 108A will be amalgamated if insufficient entries.)

Class 109     Best pair any age. Property of one exhibitor. Prize money €50 

CHAMPION HEREFORD €50

CHAROLAIS

Class 110     Female born before 01/08/2018

Class 111     Female born on or after 01/08/2018 

Class 112     Male born on or after 01/08/2018 

Class 113     Best pair any age. Property of one exhibitor. Prize money €50

CHAMPION CHAROLAIS €50

SIMMENTAL

Kindly sponsored by McDonalds

Class 114     Female born before 01/08/2018 

Class 115     Female born on or after 01/08/2018 

Class 116     Male born on or after 01/08/2018

Class 117     Best pair any age. Property of one exhibitor. Prize money €50

CHAMPION SIMMENTAL €50

LIMOUSIN

Class 118     Female born before 01/08/2018 

Class 119     Female born on or after 01/08/2018 

Class 120     Male born on or after 01/08/2018

Class 121     Best pair any age. Property of one exhibitor. Prize money €50

CHAMPION LIMOUSIN €50

BELGIAN BLUE

Class 122     Heifer born before 01/08/2018

Class 123     Male or Female born on or after 01/08/2018 

Class 124     Best pair any age. Property of one exhibitor. Prize money €50

PARTHENAISE

Class 125     Female no age limit 

Class 126     Male born on or after 01/08/2018

COMMERCIAL CLASSES

Class 127     Commercial animal male born before 01/09/2018

Class 128     Commercial animal female born before 01/09/2018 

Class 129     Male or female born between 01/09/2018 and 31/12/2018 

Class 130     Male or female born after 01/01/2019

Class 131     Young Handlers Class – Beef Breeds 

      Entrants must be Under 16. Entry Fee €5.

      Prizes: 1st: €20, 2nd: €15, 3rd: €10, 4th to end of line plaques

Class 132     Overall Champion of the Show

        1st and 2nd prize winners must parade in ring.

                      Champion €100. Reserve Champion €50

 

 

 

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THE IRISH SHOWS ASSOCIATION & SWINFORD SHOW SOCIETY PRESENT
The All Ireland Suckler Heifer Championship Sponsored by
Progressive Genetics, “Ireland’s leading A.I. provider”
Prize Fund: Cash & Vouchers to the Value of €1,600
RULES AND CONDITIONS
1. The competition is open to All Breeds of non pedigree Heifers, suitable to pro- duce and rear a calf with potential for current commercial beef
markets.
2. Heifers may be in calf or maiden at final. For heifers that are in-calf,
evidence must be produced i.e. Scanning Cert, or Insemination Cert.
3. Heifer’s potential mothering ability will be assessed.
4. Up to 2 heifers may qualify at each show if the standard is deemed
sufficient.
5. Individual exhibitors may qualify up to 2 heifers for the final.
6. All heifers must be haltered trained and led by a competent adult.
7. Animals qualifying for this final are ineligible for entry to other classes at the Swinford Show
8. The foregoing rules should be read in conjunction with I.S.A/ General Rules for 2018 together with Swinford Show Rules.
Entry Fee: To Qualifying Show: €10 To Final: €15
Prizes: Fund Cash/Vouchers
Champion: €500. & Sash. 2nd: €250. 3rd: €150. 4th & 5th:€100.
6th to 15th :€50.

Qualifying Shows
Ardara
Athlone
Ballinamore
Ballyvourney/Coolea
Bonniconlon
Castleblayney
Castlerea
Claremorris
Clonmany
Corrandulla
Enniscrone
Ennistymon
Erris
Finn Valley
Granard
Grange
Inishowen
Kildysart
Manorhamilton
Midleton
Mullingar
Oldcastle
Tullow
Tralee

Final: SWINFORD SHOW – Sunday 25th August 2019

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PLEASE NOTE:

ANY CLASSES WITH TWO OR LESS ENTRIES MAY BE CANCELLED.

ALL CATTLE MUST BE UNLOADED IN UNLOADING BAY JUDGES DECISION IS FINAL