The livestock lines were buzzing with activity at this week’s Balmoral Show in Northern Ireland.

The cattle and sheep rings were three-deep with spectators, who enjoyed catching a glimpse of the quality livestock on offer.

Farmers Weekly was there to catch all the action from the ring on camera.

Champion Angus - Lot-35 Luddenmore Fort-Worth from Mr James Porter

Champion Aberdeen Angus Luddenmore Fort Worth from James Porter. ©Robert Smith

 

Champion Limousin Ice Princess from the Connell Brothers

Champion Limousin Ice Princess from the Connell Brothers. ©Robert Smith

 

Champion Texel a gimmer from the Cherryvale flock and exhibited by Jack Gault.

Champion Texel a gimmer from the Cherryvale flock and exhibited by Jack Gault. ©Robert Smith

 

Interbreed beef winner and Beef Shorthorn champion Lowtown Ireland from HD Dorman, recieving a celebratory smooch from handler Michaela Dorman.

Interbreed beef winner and Beef Shorthorn champion Lowtown Ireland from HD Dorman, recieving a celebratory smooch from handler Michaela Dorman. ©Robert Smith

 

Champion Mule, a Shearling Ewe from Michelle Wright.

Champion Mule, a Shearling Ewe from Michelle Wright. ©Robert Smith

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