2017 Royal Show – SAMIC Awards

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The Royal Show received the following accolades at the prestigious South African Meat Industry Company (SAMIC) 2016/17 Awards Dinner in Vryburg on Friday, 18 August.

  • The Largest Agricultural Show in South Africa Hosting a National Carcass Competition
  • The Best Emerging Pork Show in South Africa
  • The Best Commercial Pork Show in South Africa
  • The Third Best Lamb Show in South Africa
  • Commercial pork individual classes

    • 1st Place (entered by Joseph Baynes Estate)
    • 2nd Place (entered by G McCord)
    • 5th Place (entered by Hogan Stud)
  • Commercial pork Group classes

    • 3rd Place (entered by G McCord)
    • 4th Place (entered by G McCord)
  • Emerging Farmer Pork individual classes

    • 2nd Place (entered by NF Mbalo)
    • 3rd Place (entered by NF Mbalo)
  • Emerging Farmer Pork Group Classes

    • 1st Place (entered by NF Mbalo)
    • 2nd Place (entered by NF Mbalo)
  • Lamb Individual classes

    • 6th Place (entered by R Harmse)

All-in-all, a pleasing set of results indicative of the important role the Royal Agricultural Society plays on the South African red meat calendar.

Issued by the Office of the CEO
22 August 2017

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