The finalists of the Certified Irish Angus Beef School Competition for 2016 have been announced.Students from five schools across the country will receive five Irish Angus cross calves each at this year’s National Ploughing Championships in September which they will raise through to slaughter in 2018. They will then be in with a chance to win the overall prize of 2,000.
The five schools are:
CBS The Green, Tralee, Co. Kerry
St. Brogan’s College, Bandon, Co. Cork
Colaiste Treasa, Kanturk, Co. Cork
Athlone Community College, Athlone, Co. Westmeath
Rice College, Westport, Co. Mayo