THE Northern Ireland Aberdeen Angus Club has unveiled its events programme for 2018/19.
Sponsored by Fane Valley Stores, the card highlights important dates in the club’s annual calendar, including shows and sales, charity barbecue and auction, YDP Workshop and AGM.
The events programme was launched at the 150th Balmoral Show. Club chairman Alan Morrison said: “I’d like to thank Fane Valley Stores for its generous sponsorship of our events programme. We are about to embark on a busy show season, and our annual herds competition will kick off week commencing 12th August.”
NI Aberdeen Angus Club events include:
Saturday June 9 – Armagh Show.
Saturday June 16 – Ballymena Show.
Saturday June 30 – Newry Show (Ulster Championship).
Saturday July 7 – Omagh Show.
Saturday July 14– Castlewellan Show.
Saturday July 21 – Saintfield Show and Londonderry/Limavady Show.
Wednesday July 25 – Clogher Valley Show.
Saturday July 28 – Antrim Show.
Wednesday August 8 – Fermanagh County Show.
Saturday August 18 – Charity BBQ and Auction, Dungannon Rugby Club.
Saturday August 25 – Youth Development Programme Workshop and Sidney Cromie‘s Farm, Banbridge.
Saturday September 8 – Stockjudging competition at Victor and Stephen Wallace’s Baronagh Herd, Garvagh.
Saturday November 3 – 14th annual Calf Show, Dungannon Farmers’ Mart.
Tuesday December 4 – Aberdeen Angus Cattle Society show and sale, Dungannon Farmers’ Mart.
Thursday December 13 – RUAS Winter Fair.
Tuesday February 12 – Aberdeen Angus Cattle Society show and sale, Dungannon Farmers’ Mart.
Tuesday March 12 – Annual General Meeting.
Tuesday April 16 – Native Breeds Show and Sale, Dungannon Farmers’ Mart.