Northern Irish breeders have until 8th November to enter this year’s Club flock competition which will be judged during the week of 20th November by Co Wexford-based breeder John Neville of the Thornville flock.
The Club is pleased to announce Danske Bank as the sponsors for the Flock of the Year and Ivan Porter, Osmonds, Ballyward, as sponsor of this year’s Stock Ram and Ewe Lamb Competition 2017. Judge, Mr Neville has been breeding Texels for more than 15 years since he was a teenager, building up a reputation as one of the top Texel breeder’s in Southern Ireland.
The competition is divided into categories and prizes will be awarded for the best small, medium and large flocks based on the number of adult ewes registered on the Society database at 31st October 2017.
The results of this competition will be announced at the Club’s Annual Dinner and prize giving evening which will be held on Saturday 25th November, at the Adair Arms, Ballymena.
For further details contact Club Secretary, Martin Warnock on 07791679112.