NEW COMPETITION: National Simmental X Breeding Heifer Championship

We are delighted to announce a new National Simmental X Breeding Heifer Championship scheduled for Strokestown Show Saturday September 9th2018

AGE: Born on or after 01/09/16

WEIGHT: Between 400kg – 650kg on the day of the final

Open to maiden or in calf heifers

Two heifers to qualify at each qualifying show

  • All entries to show SI or SIX on NID card
  • All entries must have Simmental sire recorded on the DAFF database
  • All qualifiers will be DNA typed at qualifying shows and DNA must match sire to enter final at Strokestown Show
  • Simmental X heifers can only compete in one National class in  a calendar year


  • Ossory – Sunday 22nd July
  • Grange – Saturday 4th August
  • Clonmany – Tuesday 7th August
  • Cappamore – Saturday 18th August
  • Virginia – Wednesday 22nd August


1st €250 2nd €200 3rd €150 4th €100

All heifers that qualify and attend the final will also receive €50



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