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Pedigree
Tarzan crowned king of Elphin jungle at €16,200
Adam Woods
Adam Woods reports from Saturday’s annual Christmas Cracker Charolais sale in Elphin Mart.
Pressure mounts on ICBF to row back on index changes
6 December 2023 Breeding & health
Pressure mounts on ICBF to row back on index changes
Adam Woods has the latest on the ICBF index changes and farmer reaction.
ICBF Indexes: How could Dexters be higher than Charolais?
6 December 2023 Breeding & health
ICBF Indexes: How could Dexters be higher than Charolais?
Adam Woods takes a look at the movements in breeds in the latest update to ICBF figures.
In pictures: top 10 prices at Charolais Christmas Cracker sale in Elphin
Adam Woods takes a look at some of the top-priced bulls at this year’s Irish Charolais Cattle Society Christmas Cracker bull sale in Elphin.
4 December 2023 Pedigree
Watch: record Charolais Christmas Cracker with top price of €16,200
Adam Woods reports from Saturday’s annual Christmas Cracker Charolais sale in Elphin Mart.
4 December 2023 Pedigree
In pictures: Angus dominates top 10 ICBF replacement index list
Adam Woods takes a look at the top 10 bulls on the ICBF replacement index.
1 December 2023 Breeding & health
Young Stock Podcast: semen, shows and sucklers and all else in between
On this week's Young Stock Podcast, Shanon Kinahan talks to Jake Finnegan about all things semen, shows and sucklers.
1 December 2023 Pedigree
In pictures: top 10 bulls on ICBF terminal list
Adam Woods takes a look at the new top 10 list on the ICBF terminal index.
30 November 2023 Breeding & health
Belgian Blues the biggest losers in ICBF changes
Adam Woods has the latest in the ICBF changes taking place to the replacement and terminal indexes.
29 November 2023 Breeding & health
Teagasc beef conference: is finishing at 19 months realistic?
Adam Woods reports from the Teagasc national beef conference held in Ballinasloe this week.
29 November 2023 Breeding & health
Watch: farmer fury in Carrick over ICBF changes
Adam Woods reports from Tuesday night’s meeting in Carrick-on-Shannon.
29 November 2023 Breeding & health
Pedigree breeders council votes against court injunction
Adam Woods has the latest news ahead of a much anticipated release of updated beef indices at 3pm on Tuesday.
28 November 2023 News