Angus Beef Ireland are delighted to announce that they are once again set to continue their very lucrative sponsorship of the junior classes in the Aberdeen-Angus section at the upcoming 2018 FBD National Livestock Show that takes place in Tullamore on Sunday, August 12th. The six junior classes (three male and three female) along with three individual junior championships boasts a total prize fund of €6000, which includes 1st place prizemoney of €500 in each individual class. One of the most substantial prize-pots in any cattle section in the country, the Angus Beef Ireland National Aberdeen-Angus Junior Championships attracted a significant entry of cattle last year and it is hoped that even more quality youngstock compete this August. As well as an extensive offering of junior classes, Angus Beef Ireland will also sponsor the overall Aberdeen-Angus senior championship, which is one of the top championship titles of this year’s show.
Hardcopy entries to the National Livestock Show, Tullamore have closed but online entries are still being accepted until Wednesday, July 18th. For full details of the prize list and show schedule please visit the entry page on the official show website at https://www.tullamoreshow.com/competitions/view-2018-class-schedule