Top quality Limousin females lead top Limousin bulls for overall awards in big show of over 120 limousin cattle forward for National Livestock Show.
The female and supreme champion Milbrook Celine owned and bred by William Smith Oldcastle Co Meath. This 20 month old daughter of AI sire Greeensons Gigolo is no stranger to success this year having won the All Ireland heifer final the previous week in Clogher Valley show.
Reserve female and reserve champion Ballinascraw Classic owned and bred by John Lynch Ballinascraw Co Longford. This very impressive 30 month old daughter of well known AI sire Ronick Hawk also has an impressive show career behind her to date this year leading the Limousin lines at local shows.
The male champion was won by Bradden Bridge Denman bred and owned by Gareth McGuinness Bettystown Co Meath. Denman is by the very popular AI sire Milbrook Tanko. He is destined for the Roscrea premier sale to be held on the 26th October 2009.
In Reserve male place was a quality bull Woodroad Donald bred and owned by Noel Fennessy Castleconnell Co Limerick.
Baileys Elderado - National Bull Calf Champion
Ashleigh Dawn - National Junior Limuosin Heifer Winner