Curraghree Sensation wins the Ulster
Bank / Northern Ireland Shows Association Interbreed
Beef Cow of the Year 2009.
For the second year in a row the Crawford Brothers
have won this prestige award, females from all
breeds have qualified throughout the year for
the climax at Enniskillen show on Wednesday 5th
August. This accolade ends a very successful
year for the Crawford show team.
Curraghree Sensation, an 8 year old cow from
the Rathkeeland herd, sired by the famous French
bull Geant whose pedigree goes back to Dauphin
was widely admired.
|Curraghree Sensation with
hr heifer calf
Sensation is no stranger to the show ring, having
taken first place at the 2008 Royal Highland
show, whilst her daughter took first place in
the junior heifer section, This year she took
first place at the Royal Ulster Show and again
her heifer calf has been unbeaten, clearly as
well as a show animal she is a top class breeder.