Qualifying events get underway

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The Charolais Championship is ready to roll.

Qualifying classes will be hosted at the following agricultural shows: Ballymena 30th May; Ballymoney 6th June; Lurgan 6th June; Armagh 13th June; Lisburn & Saintfield 20th June; Newry 27th June; Omagh 4th July; Castlewellan 18th July; and Clogher 29th July.

Attendance allowance is £40 per animal that qualifies at local show and attends the final at Clogher. Please contact secretaries at local shows to enter competition.

The MINSUPS Charolais Grand Final will be held at Clogher Valley Show on Wednesday 29th July.

MINSUPS is a British Company that has been involved in the manufacture and supply of a wide range of cost effective, high quality animal feed supplements for over 50 years. These have been formulated to help improve livestock performance and increase profitability. In recognition of its commitment to quality the company have full UFAS approval (Certificate number 338).

Based in Winsford, Cheshire, they export to customers globally and sell all over the world and sell directly to farmers, with a wide range of animal feed supplements to help you get the best out of your stock in the coming season. This means better health and performance for them and a better return for you. Their speciality is the manufacture of a wide range of mineral and protein blocks. Their extensive range also includes mineral powders.

This is seen as a very exciting partnership for the leading beef breed in the province; the Charolais breed won the Interbreed Pairs at Balmoral this year and MINSUPS representatives Ms Apryl Biddle, Managing Director, was on hand to launch the championship in NI. Local representatives Carol Mooney, John Steen and Tommy McKenna were on the Charolais Stand to discuss the mineral supplement range available. The MINSUPS Charolais Championship (NI) is one of the highlights in the 2015 Charolais Calendar.  

Dates for your Diary:

MINSUPS Charolais Championship (NI) Grand Final Clogher Show 29th July

BBQ Charity Auction & Games Night 8th August Lisburn Rugby Club

New NI Pedigree Calf Fair 14th November Balmoral Belfast.