Northern Ireland Club

N.I Beef Shorthorn Calf Show held at Ballymena Mart - 7th December 2013

Guardsman of Ballyvaddy

Castlemount Zulu Zoe with from left Judge Mr. Alister McNeill Handler Richard McKeown& Andrew McKeown presenting the Sashes kindly sponsored by Richard McKeown Cattle Grooming Services to the Supreme Champion Calf

Judge: Allister McNeill

The N.I. Beef Shorthorn Breeders Club held their popular calf show at Ballymena Livestock Market on Saturday 7th December 2013.

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Open Meeting of the N.I. Beef Shorthorn Club

Open Meeting of the N.I. Beef Shorthorn Club

A very successful open meeting was held on Wednesday 20th November 2013 in the Ballinderry Inn, Moira. Many members and interested farmers in the scheme  enjoyed a lively evening beginning with a video to demonstrate Glenarm shorthorn beef enterprise.

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N.I Beef Shorthorn Clubs Annual Herd Competition

Herd competition Judge Arthur Lawrence, overall Champion David Alexander with his son Tom Alexander & the Judges wife Hilary Lawrence

Herd competition Judge Arthur Lawrence, overall Champion David Alexander with his son Tom Alexander & the Judges wife Hilary Lawrence

A tremendous turnout of Beef Shorthorn breeders and friends attended the Annual Dinner held in the Ramble Inn, Ballymena, on Thursday 16th September 2013. A delicious meal was enjoyed with Beef Shorthorn meat was on the menu sourced from Peter Hannon of the famous award - winning Hannon Meats, Moira. Hannon Meats recently installed a larger Himalayan Salt Chamber to accommodate the rise in demand for Shorthorn Beef.

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Antrim 107th Annual Show 2013

Craigfaddock Finn McCool

The Supreme Beef Shorthorn Champion, a 15 month old Junior Bull, "Craigfaddock Finn McCool" owned and bred by David Alexander, Clough Ballymena Co. Antrim. Sired by Chapelton Wildfire and out of Craigfaddock Lady Annetta the 9th. Included in the picture is handler Tom Alexander and the Judge Carey Coombs, Lanarkshire Scotland.

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