On Friday 21 and Saturday 22 September, the 2019 World Sheep Shearing Championship organiser (the AMTM) will be at the National Limousin Show taking place at the Park des Expositions in Belle Isle, Châteauroux (36). This national event organised by France Limousin Selection is the largest gathering for the Limousin Breed in France. Nearly 400 beef cattle from 250 different farms and 35 departements are expected.
During this event the AMTM will be giving sheep shearing demonstrations and talking about how plans for the World Championships are progressing, an event which will take place from the 4th to 7th of July 2019 in le Dorat in the Haute Vienne departement (87)
The AMTM programme
Friday 21 September à 8.00pm :
– Press conference and presentation of the World Sheep Shearing championship
– Sheep shearing demonstration by the President of the AMTM, Christophe Riffaud on the place de la République in front of Châteauroux town hall, where an auction of female cattle carrying the « Limousin beef Blason Prestige » label will be taking place.
Members of the association will also be present on the AMTM stand to talk to members of the public about the world championship.
Saturday 22 September :
– Presentation on the World Championship by the AMTM President, Christophe Riffaud, to take place at the show ring.
– Sheep shearing demonstration on the Crédit Agricole stand
Open to the general public
The AMTM, will organize the World Sheep Shearing Championship which takes place from the 4th to the 7th of July 2019. It’s happening for the first time in France, and more precisely, in the small town of Le Dorat in the Haute-Vienne. (87).
Contact presse :
Marie Galvaing, 06 81 62 51 26
Association pour le Mondial de Tonte de Moutons
– TEASER du mondial
Download the PDF here : 89-save the date-Concours National Limousin.ANGLAIS