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Zurich_stac_R_rgbAll Ireland Heifera Finals Cappamore Show

The annual All Ireland Limousin Heifer finals took place at Cappamore show on Saturday, 16th August 2014. This year’s finals were very kindly sponsored by Zurich insurance. Read more >>>

Spicing up the 25th National Show

The Irish Limousin cattle society held their 25th National show in Tullamore, Co. Offaly on Sunday the 10th August 2014. A packed itinerary of 17 classes (including the All Ireland Calf Finals) saw 123 of the very best Limousin cattle in the country vie for honours in this renowned competition. Read more >>>

 

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Limousin 5 in a row

Bank holiday Monday last proved a very rewarding day for the Limousin breed with a commercial Limousin cross heifer taking the interbreed Championship at Bonniconlon show and pedigree Limousins recording Interbreed championships at Cloone, Castleblayney, Castlerea and Tinahely.

Well done to Andrew McCarthy,Mullagh, Co. Clare David Abbott, Killeshandra, Co. Cavan, William Smith,Oldcastle, Co Meath, Connell Bros, Oldcastle, Co. Meath and Edward Tynan, Mountrath, Co.Laois

 

Shows 2014:

Male and Female of the year details Click here >>>

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Entry form for South West Limousin Club Calf Championship, Kilmallock Mart, Thu 18th Sept 2014 @ 6.00 pm. This is a joint BTAP even with Teagasc so a large crowd is guaranteed.

The North West Club calf championships to be held at Mountbellew show on 6th September 2014. No entries taken on show day. Closing date for entries is Saturday 30th of August. For schedules ring Tom Finnerty on 087 2868511.

North East Club Heifer sale in Carnaross Mart on Tuesday the 16th of September at 7pm. 55 pure bred registered females above 400kgs entered. Super selection of pedigree heifers to suit all budgets. For queries or catalogues contact Noel Gill on (086) 879 8538. View catalogue >>>

North East Club Farm Walk on Liscarn Limousin herd owned by Mr Philip Dunne, Baileboro, Co. Cavan on Saturday the 13th Sept at 2pm. Philip has been using Top UK and French AI Sires for the past 17 years. Philip has 30 pedigree cows and new stock bull Wilodge Formula 1 will be on show on the day.

Roundhill & Castleview Sale: Roscrea, Friday 5th September.

View catalogue >>> View progeny and sires >>>>

GLEBEPARK LIMOUSIN HERD DISPERSAL SALE: Tuam Mart, Sat 6th September 2014 at 4pm

Auctioneer: George Candler Vendor: John & Kathleen Fahy Enquiries: John Fahy 087 9917029 or Tuam Mart 093 24353

View catalogue >>> View pictures >>> View commercai listing >>>

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Week commencing August 18th 2014

Killdays: Monday / Wednesday / Friday

STOCK BULLS

Grade

Limousin with Cert

Other

U

270c/kg

260c/kg

COWS OVER 350KGS

Grade

LMX & Others

Limousin & Cert

E

350c/kg

360c/kg

U+

340c/kg

350c/kg

U=, U-

340c/kg

350c/kg

R=,R+

325c/kg

335c/kg

R-

315c/kg

330c/kg

O-800lbs

300c/kg

300c/kg

O-700lbs

285c/kg

295c/kg

HEIFERS U/30 QUALITY ASSURED

  272 - 360kgs

365 Grid

Q.A. BONUS NOW 12C/KG

BULLOCKS U/30 QUALITY ASSURED

          300- 420kgs

360 Grid

Import Animals – Prices and kill to be arranged

Donal Moloney (South &West) 0872897040, John Connell (North East) 087 7623252, Pat Bruen (North West) 086 2654512 Peter Tormey ( Central) 087 4157379

Pedigree bulls over 475 kgs carcass and under 24mths Contact: Dan O’Mahony 087 2306904

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LM with FR Cow 100pxFEATURE: More and more dairy farmers using Limousin to maximise farm profit.

Using a Limousin bull on dairy cows is an excellent choice to increase farm profit. It makes no sense to use dairy breeds on all cows, especially with improved sexed semen technology, low male calf value, and that not all cows would in the norm be selected to breed dairy replacements. Read more >>>

Cleary Cattle smallFEATURE: HARD WORKING COWS IN TIPPERARY

Teagasc researchers frequently point out that suckler farming requires a hard working cow. There is no doubt that on the farms of John and Willie Cleary, outside Nenagh, the cows are hard working. Read more >>>

International Limousin Congress Argentina 2014 - 2nd to 10th of November.

The 2014 Canadian National Limousin Show and Sale will take place November 27-28 at the Canadian Western Agribition in Regina, Saskatchewan.

International guests are invited to apply for the Incoming Buyers Program which offers qualified buyers 50% reimbursement of hotel and travel costs (to a maximum of $1500CDN). Do not delay to submit your request:
http://www.agribition.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/IBP-Application_fillable1.pdf

 

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