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Beef
Camera at the Mart: €2,100 for sale topper in Kanturk weanling show
Tommy Moyles
Weanling numbers were back a fraction, but the overall number of stock was up in comparison with previous early August sales in the north Cork venue.
10 August 2022 Breeding & health
DNA registration needs to happen
Adam Woods summarises some of the discussion from the THRIVE open day which took place in Cashel this week.
10 August 2022 Pedigree
Angus producer group leader laid to rest
Co-founder and former chair of the Irish Aberdeen Angus Producer Group Tim Dunne from near Michelstown, Co Cork, was laid to rest last week.
Factories try to apply pressure on beef trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including factory prices for finished stock.
8 August 2022 Markets
Martbids announces September Select Aberdeen Angus Timed Auction
Adam Woods has details of a rare opportunity to acquire stock from some of Northern Ireland’s top Aberdeen Angus pedigree herds.
8 August 2022 Pedigree
Rebelettes Rising Aberdeen Angus production sale
A big crop of Angus heifer calves in 2021 has resulted in Cork pedigree cattle breeders Keith and Caroline Vickery decideding to use an online timed auction as their sales route.
8 August 2022 Pedigree
Thrive: register for the dairy calf-to-beef demo farm open day
The Thrive dairy calf-to-beef demonstration farm will host a national open day on Tuesday August 9 starting at 10.30am.
4 August 2022 News
Hot competition in commercial classes in Tullamore
Adam Woods previews the commercial classes at the 2022 Tullamore Show and FBD National Livestock Show.
3 August 2022 Tullamore Show
Angus most popular beef sire in NI
With Aberdeen Angus bulls widely used by dairy farmers, it is the most popular beef breed in NI.
3 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Irish beef price 19c/kg behind export markets
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest quotes on factory-fit cattle.
2 August 2022 Markets
Beef Trends: trade stabilises
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest quotes on factory-fit cattle.
27 July 2022 News
Mercury claims first Aberdeen Angus all-Ireland
The Irish Aberdeen Angus Association hosted its first all-Ireland finals since 2019 at Oldcastle Show over the weekend.
20 July 2022 Pedigree