The Annual General Meeting and the Stock Judging Competition Awards presentation of the Kildare Holstein Friesian Club took place on the 10th December, last, in Toughers, Newhall, Naas.
Chairman, John Murphy, outlined the Club’s activities through the year and noted that, despite the weather, the Club had a satisfactory season.
He also noted the club always needed new members and extended an invitation from anyone interested in joining to contact any Club member or Secretary Joan Lambert (045) 869168.
The chairman thanked the Club’s officers and also the Club’s sponsors throughout the year – FBD and Alltech – contributing to their various competitions and the very successful Field Evening.
Officers elected for 2014 were Chairman, John Murphy; Vice-Chairman, John Coyle; Treasurer, Mervyn Eager; Secretary, Joan Lambert; PRO, John O’Dea; newly elected on to the committee were Trevor Hanley, Kevin Walsh, John Coakley Jun.
The Stock Judging Awards, presented by Brian Scully and Ken Garry of sponsors FBD, went to Open Section Winner, John Murphy; Reserve, Joe Doran; and Junior Winner, Caoimhe Murphy.