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2016 show season was rounded off in style with 2 strong performances firstly at the NIHBA Calf Show and then the Pedigree Calf Fair. Nomad, a Henry son was Senior & Male Champion. 9 month old Duchess N19 won a strong class before going on to take the Junior & Reserve Female Championship, she is full sister to the 2016 Irish National Champion. National & Noble took 2nd prizes as well. At the PCF we took 3 bull calves with Nobility being Reserve Senior Champion, a Henry son from a Dynamite dam, he is full brother to last years National Show Reserve Champion. Next Step finished behind Nobility in the same class. 7 month old National was Junior Champion.

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At the NI Calf Show our team of 5 debutants did us proud with Pirate taking the Senior & Overall Male Championship. A son of Henry he is a grandson of the 12000 Stella C16. Following close behind in the same class was Pogba, who ended up as Reserve Senior Male, they also teamed up to win the pairs class. Phoenix, was second in the January/Feb Class another Henry son he is a full brother to the 5200gns Helen L485 who sold to Rockness Herd in HCS Spring Sale 2015. Dainty P7, the first daughter of Upgrade born was 1st & Reserve Senior Female Champion, she is a maternal sister to Kitkat & Milkyway. Reserve Junior Female Champion was Nylon P8, an imported embryo calf from a heifer and sire picked at the WHC Show in 2012. The Junior & Reserve Male Champion was a son of Starlet L21, a Henry daughter for Gerry & Ethan Small.

2017 Royal Ulster Show was led by our Juniors, with National winning the bull class and Fashion the heifers with National going on to be Overall Junior Champion before selling to Baldinne Herefords in Scotland. Starlet M19 & Pansy N7 both finished 3rd in their classes and these 2 Henry daughters came second in the pairs and then teamed up with National to win the group of 3. Well done to William Connolly who took the Reserve Overall Champion with a son of Starlet H10, a Dynamite daughter.

2018 Royal Ulster Show was a great success for our team of 5 Panmure 1 Henry progeny all making their show debuts. Taking the Supreme & Female Championship was the 20 month old in calf heifer Starlet P2. A heifer with great conformation and style her dam is an excellent Dyanmite daughter. Starlet N23, a 2 year old full sister to Kentucky Kid stood second to another Henry daughter owned & bred by B & G Watson in the Senior heifer Class, with 3rd place going to our Junior Heifer Starlet P9, a maternal sister to Ferrari & Handsome, all successful ai sires. In the Junior Bull class our entries lifted 1st & 3rd in the class with Playboy finishing 1st. (see For Sale Page) Not to be out done by his herdmate, Perfection went on to lift the Native & Reserve Overall Beef Interbreed Performance Class the next day. We also lifted 2nds in the progeny pair and group of 3.

At the NI National Show, we took a small team of 3, Perfection was Reserve Supreme Champion and later in the day won the Interbreed Beef Bull Championship. Starlet P9 took 3rd in a big Junior Heifer class and teamed up with Perfection to win the Progeny pairs class. Our 3rd entry Partner took 2nd in his class to the Male Champion on the day.

At the NI Calf Show our team of 3 bulls all making their debuts walked away with 4 firsts, Senior, Reserve Senior, Reserve Junior, Male & Reserve Male Champion. Rival won the September/October bull class before being tapped out Senior & Male Champion. A combination of our last 3 stockbulls (Upgrade, Henry & Dynamite) he is definitely one for the future and has exceptional figures (see For sale). Winner of the second class and the Reserve Male Champion was Rudolph, the youngest bull in the class, a heavy muscled Upgrade son, his Dynamite dam Starlet G16 was also a prize winner at the NI Calf Show in 2010 and has bred very well for us. Winning Class 3 was Real Good, one of an excellent set of ET calves from Dainty N11, a daughter of Henry and a full sister to Pounder who sold at 11 months to Ai Services He is sired by NBG 69T The Wonderer. Real Good & Rudolph also took first in the pairs class, the biggest class of the day.