In pictures: junior champions light up Carrick fatstock
Martin Merrick
On the second weekend of the annual Carrick-on-Shannon fatstock, it was the turn of the junior cattle to impress the record crowd on show.
24 November 2023 Markets
Watch: breeding types go for big money in Elphin
Adam Woods reports from Elphin Mart’s special breeding sale of heifers which took place on Wednesday this week.
22 November 2023 Pedigree
Belgian Blues dominate senior cattle trade at Carrick Winter Fair
Shanon Kinahan attended the first weekend of the Winter Fair in Carrick-on-Shannon on Monday where the show and sale of all senior cattle took place.
Third times a charm for Midland and Western Charolais Club
Shanon Kinahan brings you the top prices from the Midland and Western Charolais sale which was held in Roscommon last Friday evening.
22 November 2023 Pedigree
Camera at the mart: Solid trade for forward stores in Enniskillen
A smaller show of store cattle helped to underprin a solid trade at Enniskillen Mart last week.
22 November 2023 Northern Ireland
In pictures: hammer drops at €60,000 for Gretnahouse Tequila
Adam Woods reports from the Gretnahouse Charolais herd dispersal sale, which took place last weekend in Carlisle.
22 November 2023 Breeding & health
Watch: heifers soar to €7,200 in Balla
Walter Brennan’s 16th annual in-calf heifer sale saw a new record price paid when a Limousin-cross heifer sold for €7,200.
21 November 2023 Markets
Farmer Writes: ICBF evaluation changes causing some controversy
A bit more discussion is needed around the changes to the ICBF evaluation changes, James Strain writes.
21 November 2023 Farmer Writes
My Farming Week: Eoin O Muircheartaigh, Curragraigue, Ballydavid, Co Kerry
Kerry beef farmer and contractor Eoin Ó Muircheartaigh took the supreme champion prize at the Dingle fatstock show with a Charolais heifer last week.
15 November 2023 News
Truly the Truman show at Swatragh as Brigadoon secures 6,400gns
Shanon Kinahan reports from the Northern Ireland Charolais Club Elite Export sale which was held in Swatragh last Friday evening.
8 November 2023 Pedigree
Take a look at some of the upcoming events in the pedigree world
Shanon Kinahan brings you some of the upcoming events in the pedigree calendar this weekend
8 November 2023 Pedigree
Midland and Western Charolais club returns for third unhaltered sale
Shanon Kinahan brings you all the details for the Midland and Western Charolais club unhaltered sale in Roscommon.
8 November 2023 Pedigree