178th Omagh Show
Breed champion at the 178th annual Omagh Show was the home-bred Denamona Black Ida T264 exhibited by Moses Irwin, Fintona.
Denamona Black Ida T264.
Born in January 2017, she was sired by stock bull Glassel Del L886, and is out of Denamona Black Ida L722 – one of 60 cows in the herd.
Runner-up was the February 2017 Coolermoney Frances from Adrian and Graeme Parke’s 7-cow herd in Strabane. Sired by Hallington Edition, this one is bred from Lough Erne Frances.
Coolermoney Frances was junior and reserve supreme champion at Balmoral Show in May, and supreme champion at Ballymoney and Ballymena. She was crowned Ulster Provincial Champion at last week’s Newry Show.