Derg Valley are pleased to be back after Covid pandemic

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Derg Valley YFC held their first meeting of the year on 9th September where they had a good turn out with new and old faces.

The club raised money for the Air Ambulance NI by holding their annual tractor run and when handing over the cheque they were able to gain a better understanding of the charity.

Members got dressed up to attend the Tyrone YFC county dinner on 22nd October, held in The Silverbirch Hotel.

A great night was had by all and a some members managed to achieve awards.

Members of Derg Valley YFC at the county dinner which was held on 22nd Octobe in The Silverbirch HotelMembers of Derg Valley YFC at the county dinner which was held on 22nd Octobe in The Silverbirch Hotel
Members of Derg Valley YFC at the county dinner which was held on 22nd Octobe in The Silverbirch Hotel

Some members also took part in the floral art competition, where Christine Clements was placed second in the 16-18 aged category.

The club was also able to support the presidents appeal which was supporting the Cool FM and Cash For Kids mission appeal.

Derg Valley YFC held a Table Quiz aside The Derg Arms in aid of the Air Ambulance NI, this is a great cause it was an enjoyable night.

The club also took park in a few other Young Farmers’ Clubs table quiz’s and they were placed runners up in the Newtonstewart YFC table quiz.

Members of Derg Valley who attended the county efficiency dinner which where held at at Glenpark Estate. Christine Clements who won junior member of the year, and who came joint third in PRO, and Samuel Hunter who won senior member of the year, and came third in club leaderMembers of Derg Valley who attended the county efficiency dinner which where held at at Glenpark Estate. Christine Clements who won junior member of the year, and who came joint third in PRO, and Samuel Hunter who won senior member of the year, and came third in club leader
Members of Derg Valley who attended the county efficiency dinner which where held at at Glenpark Estate. Christine Clements who won junior member of the year, and who came joint third in PRO, and Samuel Hunter who won senior member of the year, and came third in club leader

The club then took part in a club exchange with Cappagh YFC.

This was the first club exchange since Covid-19 and it was a great opportunity for club members to have the opportunity to socialise with another club.

Some of the Derg Valley YFC members got dressed up once again, for the Tyrone YFC efficiency awards at Glenpark Estate.

Congratulations to our members to won prizes.

The Derg Valley YFC tug-of-war at Balmoral ShowThe Derg Valley YFC tug-of-war at Balmoral Show
The Derg Valley YFC tug-of-war at Balmoral Show

Christine Clements who won junior member of the year, and who came joint third in PRO, and Samuel Hunter who won senior member of the year, and came third in club leader.

The club also took part in the annual Ken Russell Rosebowl competition at the Newtonstewart 2000 centre.

Members travelled to the Balmoral Show to compete in in the YFCU tug-of-war, their hard work and training paid off by becoming the advanced winners of the competition.

Recently members have been taking part in Stock Judging competitions. congratulations to those members who placed and good luck in the finals.

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