Weighing of 2020-born cows and calves took place on Newford Farm, the 100-cow suckler-to-beef herd, in Athenry, Co Galway, on 1 July.

Performance to date has been excellent, with bull calves averaging 219kg liveweight at four months of age. This equates to an average daily gain (ADG) since birth of 1.43kg.