10 tips for improving autumn breeding in suckler herds
Kieran Mailey
With breeding about to start in many autumn-calving suckler herds, Kieran Mailey outlines 10 tips for a successful breeding season.
27 September 2017 Pedigree
Munster Angus herds competition
September has being a busy month for herdscompetitions in the Angus and Blonde circles
20 September 2017 Pedigree
High turnout at Simmental calf finals
Ground conditions didn't hamper the turnout at this year's Celtic Sires national Simmental finals at Strokestown Show, writes Shane Murphy.
Good demand for calved sucklers
There continues to be quite strong demand for all good-quality suckler cows with calves at foot. The best demand is for good-quality young cows that are calved in the last month.
20 September 2017 Markets
Shingaun and Carrigroe top Angus all-Ireland calf championship
With €20,500 up for grabs in the Angus ring at Iverk Show in Kilkenny, exhibitors travelled from all parts hoping to secure a share.
30 August 2017 Pedigree
Lawman sets the pace at Hereford national
Solpoll 1 Lawman went one better than last year to claim the overall Hereford national championship at this year's Tullamore Show.
23 August 2017 Pedigree
Winners announced at North East Limousin club herd competition
Despite a bit of bad luck in the lead-up, the North East Limousin club herds competition and auction was deemed a great success.
9 July 2017
Matchetts claim first overall all-Ireland title
The Irish leg of the World Angus Forum took place over the weekend, with the All-Ireland championships at Newry Show one of the main attractions.
28 June 2017 Pedigree
€3,600 top at Granard Limousin sale
The Irish Limousin cattle society held its final sale of the year in Granard livestock mart last Friday.
7 June 2017 Pedigree
Grass+ beef: growth stays high ahead of warm weekend
Our measuring farms in the south have grown 91kg DM/ha/day in the last seven days, up from 85kg DM/ha/day last week.
7 June 2017 Grass & feeding
Double championship for Rutland Limousins
A day to remember for the father and son outfit at Rutland Limousins.
24 May 2017 Pedigree
Herd focus: Sandy Bar Angus
Peter Thomas Keaveney recently visited the 39th annual Short Grass pedigree Angus bull and heifer sale.
10 May 2017 Pedigree