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Blue and gold the colours for Balla’s 50th anniversary
Martin Merrick
Golden coloured Charolais and Blue heifers were the hot commodities at Balla Mart’s 50th anniversary show and sale.
30 September 2022 Markets
In pictures: bullocks hit €3/kg in Elphin
Adam Woods reports from Wednesday’s special sale of bullocks in Elphin Mart, Co Roscommon.
28 September 2022 Pedigree
Searsons sweep the board in Elphin
Adam Woods reports from the National Charolais Calf Show which took place in Elphin last Saturday.
Camera at the Mart: plainer cattle an easier trade in Carrigallen
Adam Woods reports from Carriagllen Mart’s Monday night general cattle sale.
28 September 2022 Markets
Sommet de l’Élevage set to host national and international competitions
The 31st Sommet de l’Élevage livestock show will be held from 4 to 7 October in Clermont-Ferrand, France. Martin Merrick reports.
21 September 2022 Pedigree
Standstill rule stays for autumn sales in Britain
The standstill rule stems from Northern Ireland protocol element of the Brexit withdrawal agreement.
21 September 2022 Northern Ireland
Camera at the Mart: super weanling season in Kilfenora
There was a super display of heifers at Kilfenora Mart for its weanling heifer show and sale recently.
21 September 2022 Markets
High-end commercial and pedigree stock on show at Charollais stand
The Irish Charolais Sheep Society will eagerly make their return to the sheep tent at this year’s Ploughing Championship after the three-year break.
18 September 2022 Ploughing Championships
Elphin to stage National Charolais Calf Show
Adam Woods talks to Nevin McKiernan about what’s coming up in the Charolais world this autumn.
17 September 2022 Pedigree
Sun shines on finals day in Strokestown
Shanon Kinahan reports from the 154th Strokestown show in Co Roscommon, which took place at the weekend.
14 September 2022 Pedigree
Watch: weanlings in demand in Granard
Adam Woods reports from Monday night's weekly weanling sale in Granard Mart, Co Longford, where there was a special sale of breeding heifers.
13 September 2022 Markets
Fancy Pants crowned queen of Trim Show
Shanon Kinahan reports from a very busy 80th Royal Meath show in Trim, Co Meath.
7 September 2022 Pedigree