YFCU’s annual dairy stock judging county and area heats, run in association with Ulster Bank, are currently taking place at farms throughout Northern Ireland.
Co Down held its heat on Tuesday 31st March at Jay Wardens Farm, Bangor.
Over 190 competitors took part.
The dairy judges were David Dodd, Wesley Henderson, Gary Reid, David Dunlop, Roger McCracken, Paul Dunn and Geoffrey Patton.
YFCU would like to take this opportunity to thank the judges for their time and expertise and thank the Wardens for hosting this event and to the sponsor Ulster Bank and the representative from Ulster Bank that came on the night Simon Seaton.
The results for the dairy stock judging are as follows:
12-14 Age Group
1st Adam Cairns, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
2nd Connor Woods, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
3rd Alexander Mitchell, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
4th (joint) Henry McCracken & Stuart Kennedy, Ballywalter YFC
14-16 Age Group
1st Jill Stewart, Ballywalter YFC
2nd Jack Martin, Ballywalter YFC
3rd Samuel McMurray, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
4th (Joint) Joanne Rankin, Newtownards YFC & Sara Townley, Newtownards YFC.
16-18 Age Group
1ST Declan McCartney, Newtownards YFC
2nd Ewan Dalzell, Newtownards YFC
3rd Matthew Patton, Newtownards YFC
4th Rachel McMurray, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
18-21 Age Group
1st Jane Patton, Newtownards YFC
2nd Robert Stewart, Newtownards YFC
3rd Timothy J Savage, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
4th Aaron Caughey, Donaghadee YFC
21-25 Age Group
1st Andrew Patton, Newtownards YFC
2nd Stuart Cromie, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
3rd John Porter, Annaclone & Magherally YFC
4th Hannah Spratt, Donaghadee YFC
All those members placed will now attend the annual dairy, beef and sheep stock judging finals which will be held on 9th July 2015 at Greenmount, CAFRE.