Fri 3 SeptemberNIFDA Business conference. “Fresh Thinking for Future Growth”. Online 9.30am to 12.30pm. Book at www.nifda.co.uk.Dairy sale. Friesian and Swedish Red bulls and four cows second calvers for Inch. Details from Jim on 07903 337577. Ballymena Mart 11am.Donegal Cheviot & Cheviot Cross Group. 1,350 Ewe lambs, hoggets and ewes. Stranorlar Mart 6pm. Bid ringside or online at LSL.Dutch Spotted sheep sale. Details Edward Adamson on 07711 071290. And 300 Mule hoggets for S Doherty. At Beatties Omagh 7pm.
Sat 4 SeptemberTexel premier sale. Sixty-four shearling ewes, 72 shearling rams and 244 ram lambs. Ballymena Mart, two rings, 11am. Details from Martin Warnock on 07791 679112.The ewe lamb sale. Three-hundred head for Raymond and Alistair Crawford. And 25 Suffolk ram lambs. At Beattie’s Omagh, 12pm.The Ballyvoy wether lamb sale. Armoy mart 12pm.
Mon 6 September
Suffolk sheep sale. Ballymena mart 5pm. Details from Orla on 07841 117252. Also 12 Texel shearling rams for David McCabe. And Suffolk Cheviot and Mule ewe lambs for Sandra Hunter.
Tues 7 SeptemberMule ewe lambs and breeding ewes’ sale. Plumbridge Mart 7pm.Blackface Lanark hoggets and ewes. 2,500 head. Armoy Mart 7pm.
Wed 8 SeptemberHealth Check van. At Saintfield Mart from 10am.
Thurs 9 to Sun 12 SeptemberFood and Cider weekend. Full programme at www.visitarmagh.com.
Fri 10 SeptemberSpringhill tup sale 100 head. Texel, Charollais, Suffolks, CharTex and SuffTex. Beattie’s centre Omagh, 7pm. Bid ringside or at MartEye. Details from John Foster on 07711 101461.
Sat 11 SeptemberLleyn sheep, 733 females 30 rams. And Blackface breeding females sale. Ballymena Mart 12pm.Texel pedigree sale. At Beatties, Omagh. Catalogue at www.texel.co.uk. Details from Martin Warnock on 07791 679112.