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Northern Ireland
Trueman Limousin heifers sold to £13,000
Kieran Mailey
A timed auction of heifers from Armagh breeders, Henry Savage and sons, saw some exceptional prices achieved.
10 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Henderson wins Fermanagh Show suckler competition
A new competition organised as part of the Fermanagh Show saw entries from some of the country's top suckler herds.
10 August 2022 Markets
Beef Trends: quotes unchanged despite processor pressure
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished stock.
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
This week in photos: tractor runs, shows, snails and vaccinations
Our top farming photos from the past week include the vaccination of in-calf heifers, Claragh Bridge Vintage Show and visits to a snail farm and a holistic grazing beef system.
7 August 2022 News
Camera at the Mart: active buyers for all stock at Tullow
Some 320 head of cattle were sold in Tullow Mart, Co Carlow, on Friday, with active buyers at the ring for all cattle types.
3 August 2022 News
Camera at the Mart: heifers making over €3/kg in Roscrea
Friday morning's sale in Roscrea Mart saw a savage trade for good-quality heifers, Rachel Donovan reports.
3 August 2022 News
Beef Trends: more positivity in beef trade this week
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory prices for finished stock.
3 August 2022 Markets
Farmer Writes: major step towards robotic milking
Originally, I would have been quite anti-robot, as interacting with the cows is one of my preferred jobs compared with machinery work, writes Thomas Duffy.
31 July 2022 Farmer Writes
Every day is a learning day in farming
Ballymoney dairy farmer Robert McConaghy recounts a few decisions that have turned out badly.
27 July 2022 Northern Ireland
Fermanagh Show in search for classic suckler
A new competition in Fermanagh is on the lookout for the top commercial suckler herd.
27 July 2022 Northern Ireland
MartBids Database: heifer trade bounces back
The price for heavier heifers over 600kg increased by €35/head to €40/head this week, while the cow trade is also heading into positive territory.
27 July 2022 Markets