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Beef
Beef Management: Outwintered cattle, CAP seminar and survey responses
Adam Woods
Adam Woods takes a look at looking after outwintered cattle, some survey results and details of an upcoming CAP seminar in Ballina, Co. Mayo.
17 December 2022 Management
Five tips for managing the stock bull over winter
Given the investment made in a stock bull, don't forget to give the animal some preferential treatment during the winter housing period.
3 December 2022 Pedigree
Watch: Bud Startos ET hits €13,500 at Charolais Christmas Cracker
Shanon Kinahan reports from the Charolais Christmas Cracker sale in Elphin Mart, where Charolais bulls were in big demand.
Camera at the Mart: small cows making big prices at inaugural Dexter sale
Tier 1 access into ACRES has driven demand for native breeds of livestock, as was seen with the prices secured in Raphoe on Friday night last.
23 November 2022 Markets
Dovea Genetics exports semen to Brazil
Adam Woods reports on an Irish first where Dovea Genetics has exported Aberdeen Angus semen to Brazil.
2 November 2022 News
High DBI stock bulls eligible for use in new dairy beef scheme
There had been uncertainty among breeders as to whether calves bred off stock bulls would be eligible for payment.
28 October 2022 News
38 animals catalogued at Lisduff production sale
Adam Woods previews the Lisduff Aberdeen Angus production sale which takes place on Saturday 5 November online and on farm.
26 October 2022 Pedigree
Uproar at dairy beef scheme changes
Adam Woods speaks to farmers and breed societies about the proposed changes to the dairy calf weighing scheme to come into effect in 2023.
19 October 2022 News
MartBids hosting September Select Angus timed auction
Adam Woods has details of an upcoming timed auction of Angus heifers being ran by Clogher Mart and MartBids.
14 September 2022 Pedigree
Portauns and Ryans to host joint herd sale
Adam Woods previews a big day in the Irish Angus calendar on Saturday 17 September in Roscrea Mart.
7 September 2022 Pedigree
Certified Irish Angus launches bonus scheme in emissions reduction drive
Pedigree farmers will be paid for genotyping male calves, while dairy and suckler farmers will be refunded for purchasing sons of Drumcrow Tribesman.
25 August 2022 News
Certified Irish Angus launches elite breeding programme
Adam Woods has details of a new Certified Irish Angus producer group breed improvement programme being launched this week.
24 August 2022 Pedigree