HYB team members set for competition

Gary Watson, Dairy Herd Management, presents a sponsorship cheque to HYB members Harry Orr and Mark Henry. Looking on is HYB co-ordiinator Andrew Kennedy. Picture: Julie Hazelton
Gary Watson, Dairy Herd Management, presents a sponsorship cheque to HYB members Harry Orr and Mark Henry. Looking on is HYB co-ordiinator Andrew Kennedy. Picture: Julie Hazelton

Dairy Herd Management has weighed in to support the NI Holstein Young Breeders’ Club team travelling to Holstein UK’s National Competitions Day. The one-day event takes place on Sunday 31st July at Newtonrigg College in Penrith, Cumbria.

HYB co-ordinator Andrew Kennedy has confirmed that the following team members will represent Northern Ireland at the national event:

Stockjudging - Junior team, Brian Weatherup and Ryan McKnight; intermediate team William McCormick and Robert Stewart; senior team, Mark Henry and Andrew Patton.

Linear - Junior team, Tom McKnight and Brian Weatherup; intermediate team, William McCormick and Robert Stewart; senior team, Paul Thompson and Andrew Patton.

“We are indebted to Dairy Herd Management for its generous sponsorship, and I’d like to take this opportunity to wish the team members every success ahead of National Competitions Day,” said Andrew.