Wet weather can’t keep the Commercials down at Fermanagh

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Corrie, O’Brien and Simpson finished the summer show season in style at Enniskillen Show on Wednesday past with their Limousin cross heifer Shes All That picking up various prizes such as champion female and overall Commercial champion, reports Tara O’Brien.

This was the heifers last day out until the NICCEC show which is to be held on August 21, in the King’s Hall, Belfast. There will be a range of cattle on display at the show on the day, and an animal to suit everyone.

Reserve champion went to Corrie & Neill with Black Ice. And their luck didn’t end there as they went on to win male champion with their steer Black Magic.

There were red rosettes all round for Christopher Johnston as he won the calf champion in the Commercial open classes and also won the Female championship in the confined to Fermanagh section.

Native breed Champion was awarded to Elliot Commercials, this team also qualified their two heifers for the CJ Breeding Final which will be held at the NICCEC.

For entry forms for the NICCEC log on to the Northern Ireland Commercial Cattle Club’s website.

Alternatively entry forms can be downloaded through the Facebook page which is NI Commercial Cattle Exhibitors Club. Entries will only be expected to August 12 and no later.