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BALMORAL SHOW 2022

The Group had a great time at Balmoral Show with much cheerful competitiveness and camaraderie. Here's a selection of photos and coverage from the week. 

Show Dates 2022

  DATES FOR YOUR DIARY With shows starting up again in 2022 here’s a handy list of dates for your diary.  SHOW DATESKillyleagh Show – 30th April 2022 (Horses only)Balmoral Show – 11th-14th May 2022Ballymoney Show – 3rd & 4th June 2022Lurgan Show – 4th June...

EVENTS 2022

EVENTS FOR 2022 Below are the events we have organised for 2022  Group DinnerSaturday 26th February 2022 - Ramble Inn 7.30pm Halter Training & Showing DaySunday 10th April 2022 – Ballyloughan Farm 2 - 4pm Summer BBQSaturday 25th June - Pine Tree Hollow...

Balmoral Champions

Balmoral Champions . 🏆🏵 Congratulations to our Six Counties NI Dexter Group overall Junior Champion & Junior Reserve Champion Overall Junior Champion Ballyloughan Nemo Junior Bull Ballyloughan Dexters Willeen Montgomery & Lachlan Henry Reserve Junior Champion...

BALMORAL SHOW 2021

BALMORAL SHOW 2021 Well done to all our Six Counties members who took part in the Balmoral Show 2021. A great time was had by all and the Dexter breed was very well supported! Fantastic to see everyone having a good day!  Enjoy the photos 👉.

Farm Walk & BBQ at Castlescreen Farm

FARM WALK & BBQ AT CASTLESCREEN FARM Six Counties NI Dexter Group Farm Walk & BBQ Sunday 5th September 2021 2PM-6PM at Castlescreen Farm - wee cows, BIG BEEF After the success of our Halter Training Day we are now moving onto our second event of 2021!...

Success of Halter Training Day

  SUCCESS OF HALTER TRAINING DAY Our Halter Training Day was a huge success yesterday - thank you to everyone who came along. From showring etiquette to what to look for when buying cattle we covered alot. Have a peak at what we got up to 👉 To be involved in more...

Halter Training Day

HALTER TRAINING DAY . 🏆🏵 Saturday 14th August 2021 2PM-4PM ** Members only event ** The group has organised a Halter Training Day, the event aims to provide help and tips on handling your dexter cattle and getting them ready for the show ring. It is open to all our...

August Recipe of the Month – Dexter Meatball Curry

  AUGUST RECIPE OF THE MONTH: Dexter Meatball Curry  Ingredients: Easy 20 minute midweek meal…✅ Dexter Meatballs✅ Jar of balti sauce✅ Served on a bed of rice. Quick easy recipe from one of our Beef sellers customers!...

April Recipe of the Month – Dexter Beef Shin Lasagne

  Thanks again to @Gareth Hunter for our RECIPE OF THE MONTH: Slow cooker Beef shin lasagne Ingredients: 1kg boneless shin meat (small diced) 1 onion finely chopped 2 gloves of garlic (finely chopped or minced) 1 carrot finely diced 1 tbsp tomato puree 2 x 400g...