Competitons for the Sheep section
Head of Section Peter Donohue Contact No 057 9331200
Last but certainly not least in the final area of the AIB National Livestock, the Sheep section includes 67 pedigree and 10 commercial classes, covering the Texel, Vendeen, Suffolk, Charollais, Rouge De L’Ouest, Galway, Beltex, Lleyn, Jacob, Belclare, Zwartbles, and Border Leicester breeds.
New competitions have been continued on this year for young people, who wish to compete for the Junior Sheep Stockperson of the AIB National Livestock Show.
Two new breeds were introuced last year in the Pedigree sheep section; Zwartbles and Border Leicester.
This year sees the introduction of the Competition Class 1050, the Hand Shearing Sheep Competition. Entry Forms are available from the office, or download your entry form here.
Prizes are:1st= €100 - 2nd= €80 - 3rd= €60 - 4th= €40