Around 30 members attended the Northern Ireland Beef Shorthorn Club’s AGM. The event, which was held in the Ballyinderry Inn on Thursday February 4, saw members elect a new committee.
David Lowe from HSENI spoke about farm safety and advised the members on how to improve their farm yard practice. The club would like to express their thanks to Mr Lowe for giving up his evening and conducting the election of office bearers.
The following members were elected to office to serve for one year:
Chairman: Karen Carson
Vice Chairman: Tom McGuigan
Secretary: Fiona McKeown
Treasurer: David Alexander
Press Officer: Duncan McDowell
Committee members: Cecil Graham, David Hammond, Emmet McNulty, George Shanks and Brian Wilson.
The next event on the club’s calendar is the show and sale in Ballymena Cattle Mart on Friday March 25, 2016.
For information on how to join or for entries for both pedigree and commercial cattle contact club secretary Fiona McKeown on 07983500760.