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Pedigree
Forty years of Belclare breeding
Adam Woods
The breed society is holding its all-Ireland championships at the Mullingar Agricultural Show on Sunday 10 July.
29 June 2022 Management
Beef Management: docks, late calves and BDGP deadlines
In this week’s beef management notes beef editor Adam Woods takes a look at dock control, late calves and BDGP deadlines.
29 June 2022 Markets
Camera at the Mart: heavy cattle still hot in Roscrea
Central Auctions Mart in Roscrea held a special sale of forward beef cattle last week. Adam Woods reports on the trade.
MartBids Database: poorer stock under pressure
Adam Woods has a roundup of what’s happening in the country’s marts and the current direction the mart trade is headed in.
29 June 2022 Markets
Beef Trends: factories talk down beef trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including this week’s factory quotes for finished stock.
29 June 2022 Markets
Donohoes dominate Blue championships in Athlone
The Irish Blue Texel Society is gaining popularity and its national championships saw 84 sheep line out to be judged at Athlone Show recently.
29 June 2022 Pedigree
Factories try to tighten grip on trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished cattle.
27 June 2022 Markets
Virginia Show 'back in business'
Niamh Gunn attended the launch of 79th Virginia Show in Cavan last Friday, with European Commissioner Mairead McGuinness launching the event.
27 June 2022 News
Heavy showers fail to dampen spirits at Corrandulla Show
Shanon Kinahan was at Corrandulla Show in Co Galway at the weekend and she captured some of the prizewinners on camera.
27 June 2022 Pedigree
Sunshine brings back good times in Clonakilty
Shanon Kinahan was in the west cork town of Clonakilty at the weekend for the 105th Clonakilty Agricultural Show. Read all about the winners here.
15 June 2022 Pedigree
Know your summer dosing regimen
Natascha Meunier from Animal Health Ireland takes a look at some animal health tips for June on livestock farms.
15 June 2022 Breeding & health
Factories try to reduce beef quotes
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including quotes for finished stock.
13 June 2022 Markets