sheep

Sheep Section

Safety Notice

Your safety as an exhibitor at our show is very important to us. We ask for your co-operation in ensuring there is a clear passage for emergency vehicles all the way around the show field. Parking restrictions will be in place on the show day, please respect the instructions of our stewards.

ENTRY FEE IN ALL CLASSES €5 BEFORE CLOSING DATE.
Prompt entries appreciated. Entries on field, on Show day €8

Entries to: Norbert Coyle, Oberstown Lodge,Tara, Co. Meath. 086-3498932.

 

SAFETY NOTICE

Your safety as an exhibitor at our show is very important to us. We ask for your co-operation in ensuring there is a clear way for emergency vehicles all the way around the show field. Parking restrictions will be in place on the show day, please respect the instructions of our stewards.

 

Closing date for entries 17th August, 2018

NB: ALL SHEEP TO CARRY NATIONAL IDENTIFICATION TAG

NUMBER AND YOU MUST TAKE A COMPLETED MOVEMENT

FORM TO THE SHOW.

ENTRY FEE IN ALL CLASSES 5 BEFORE CLOSING DATE.

Prompt entries appreciated. Entries on field on Show day 8

If there are not enough entries in a class the class can be cancelled at the discretion of the Sheep Secretary. Secretary shall reserve the right to refuse entry or amalgamate the classes. Two prizes only for any class with not more than three entries.Movement off the show grounds is restricted to 30 minutes after judging.

 

Class 1 Young Handler Competition, open to boys and girls up to 12 years of age to show a lamb any breed, born in 2018. Entries judged on basis of:

  1. Presentation of animal.
  2. Presentation of handler.
  3. Knowledge of animal.
  4. Showmanship skills.

 

Class 2 Junior Handler Competition open to boys and girls aged 12 to 18 years to show sheep any age and breed.

Prizes 1st 45 2nd 30 3rd 20 4th Rosette

 

PEDIGREE BELTEX

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

Class 3 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 4 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 5 Ram Lamb born in 2018

Class 6 Ewe Lamb born in 2018

Champion Reserve Champion

PLEASE CHECK YOUR P.L. INSURANCE IF EXHIBITING ANIMALS

PEDIGREE CHAROLAIS

Kindly sponsored by Mayo Animal Healthcare

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

Class 7 Shearling Ram or upwards

Class 8 Shearling Ewe or upwards

Class 9 Ram Lamb born in 2018.

Class 10 Ewe Lamb born in 2018.

Champion Reserve Champion

 

PEDIGREE HAMPSHIRE DOWN

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

Class 11 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 12 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 13 Ram Lamb born in 2018.

Class 14 Ewe Lamb born in 2018.

Champion Reserve Champion

 

PEDIGREE JACOB

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

Class 15 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 16 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 17 Ram Lamb born in 2018

Class 18 Ewe Lamb born in 2018

Class 19 Pair of Lambs (can be any sex)

Champion Reserve Champion

 

PEDIGREE SUFFOLK

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

Class 20 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 21 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 22 Ram Lamb born in 2018.

Class 23 Ewe Lamb born in 2018.

Champion Reserve Champion

 

PEDIGREE TEXEL

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

Class 24 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 25 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 26 Ram Lamb born in 2018. Kindly sponsored by Bimeda Ireland

Class 27 Ewe Lamb born in 2018.Kindly sponsored by Bimeda Ireland

Champion Reserve Champion

 

Class 28 Junior Shepherd,

12-18 years. Sponsored by the North East Texel Club

Prizes: 1st 50, 2nd 30, 3rd 20

Showing Pedigree Texel or Texel Cross Lamb.

Lamb 10

Presentation 40

Husbandry 50

 

PEDIGREE VENDEEN

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

Class 29 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 30 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 31 Ram Lamb born in 2018.

Class 32 Ewe Lamb born in 2018.

Champion Reserve Champion

 

PEDIGREE ZWARTBLES

Kindly sponsored by Royal Town and Country

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette in each class

 

Class 33 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 34 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 35 Ram Lamb born in 2018.

Class 36 Ewe Lamb born in 2018.

Champion Reserve Champion

 

PEDIGREEE RARE BREED

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

Class 37 Shearling Ram or upwards.

Class 38 Shearling Ewe or upwards.

Class 39 Ram/Ewe Lamb born in 2018.

Champion Reserve Champion

 

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

Class 40 Any other Pure Bred Animal not listed above. Ram any age.

Class 41 Any other Pure Bred Animal not listed above. Ewe any age.

 

COMMERCIAL SHEEP

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th Rosette

 

BEST FANCY DRESSED PET LAMB

Prizes: 1st 35, 2nd 25, 3rd 15, 4th 10 5th to end 5

Kindly sponsored by SHINE EWE-REKA www.bonanzacalf.ie

Class 42 Best Fancy Dressed Pet Lamb

 

Class 43 Cross bred hogget ewe

Class 44 Cross bred ewe (Hoggets excluded)

Class 45 Cross bred Ewe Lamb suitable for breeding.

Class 46 Cross bred lamb suitable for the French market – 42kg. Confined.

Class 47 Cross bred lamb suitable for the Irish market – 50kg. Confined.

Champion Reserve Champion

 

Class 48 Presentation Class

Pair of animals shown by exhibitor and deemed to be best presented

on day of show.

 

SHEEP OF THE SHOW

Supreme Champion 75 Reserve Champion 30

Confined to Champion and Reserve Champion whether Pedigree Classes or

Commercial Classes