Irish Hereford Virtual Calf Show 2020 – Terms & Conditions
Class 1: Heifer born on or between 1st July 2019 & 30th September 2019.
Class 2: Heifer born on or between 1st Oct 2019 & 31st December 2019.
Class 3: Heifer born on or between 1st January 2020 & 31st March 2020.
Class 4: Heifer calf of the future born from April 1st 2020 onwards.
Moocall Senior Female Champion – Classes 1 & 2.
Allsure Junior Female Champion – Classes 3 & 4.
Overall Female Champion.
Class 5: Bull born on or between 1st July 2019 & 30th September 2019.
Class 6: Bull born on or between 1st Oct 2019 & 31st December 2019.
Class 7: Bull born on or between 1st January 2020 & 31st March 2020.
Class 8: Bull calf of the future born from April 1st 2020 onwards.
Herdwatch Senior Male Champion – Classes 5 & 6.
Dectomax Junior Male Champion – Classes 7 & 8.
Overall Male Champion.
Classes with a Difference
Class 9: Dairy Beef Index – Pedigree Genotyped Bull born on or between July 1st & December 31st 2019. Criteria for judging will be based 60% on appearance and 40% on Dairy Beef index. (October 2020 Evaluations)
Class 10: Commercial Hereford sired calf, male or female, born in 2020.
Class 11: Hereford / Hereford X Replacement Heifer of the Future – Hereford sired female born on or between July 1st 2019 & June 30th 2020. Criteria for judging will be based 60% on appearance and 40% on Replacement index, (October 2020 Evaluations)
To enter any of the classes listed, the exhibitor must submit 3 pictures:
A side view,
A rear view &
A front view.
All animals must be un-haltered and grooming is prohibited in photographs.
No professional photography allowed.
Exhibitors will be asked to submit the animal’s name, tag number, D.O.B., class number, owners name & contact details.
Entries in class 10 & 11 may be subject to random DNA testing by Irish Hereford Prime.
In the interest of fairness, competitors are asked to please refrain from posting their pictures on social media until the judging process is completed and the results have been released.
Failure to observe these requests will mean omission from the competition.
No entry fee.
For enquiries, contact Louise at the IHBS 0449348855.