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Athenry Show Report 2019

Posted on May 28, 2019 at 7:05 AM

The 2019 Belclare show season kicked off in style at Athenry Show on the last Sunday of May, with an excellent display of sheep. Breeders were keen to get their sheep out before the Belclare All-Ireland which takes place in two weeks time and this led to some very competitive action.

In a change to normal running order it was the ewe lambs who took to the showring first. The first red rosette of t...

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Premier Sale Report 2018

Posted on August 7, 2018 at 8:05 AM

Deputy rules in Kilkenny

Knockcroghery Deputy provided Declan and Joe Miley with another Belclare Premier Sale Supreme Championship at Kilkenny Mart. Judge on the day Jim Jeffrey selected the Mileys ram as his champion ram lamb before awarding him the overall championship and the O’Dea cup. This powerful ram lamb was sired by Cahergal Casimiro who had been purchased by the Mileys at this sale twelve months earlier, and who himself is a son ...

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