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2019 Limousin Facts and Figures – Still Number 1

Calves born in 2019 - click here to see where Limousin ranks Consistent breeding begins and ends with Limousin In 2019 Limousin maintained its position as: Number 1 Beef sire Dam of beef calves Beef sire in suckler herd Continental sire in the Dairy herd Be Number 1 – Be the best – Be consistent [...]

By |2020-11-24T00:10:30+00:00November 24th, 2020|Limousin News|

Ernevalley Powerhouse powers to the top at Online Premier Sale

Covid 19 restrictions put paid to our annual visit to Roscrea for our October Premier sale – which was very disappointing, the decision was made to hold the sale ONLINE – this took place on Wednesday the 4th of November at 7pm. The auction was hosted by Denis Barrett. Prior to the sale 15 catalogued [...]

By |2020-11-05T16:22:51+00:00November 5th, 2020|Limousin News|

Videos – photos – catalogue and contact details: Online sale 4th November at 7pm

To view all lots please visit our facebook page - Click here New Catalogue for ONLINE sale - Click here  Contact details of owners - click here Sale is at www.denisbarrett.com at 7pm sharp on Wednesday 4th November Click here to register - any one interested in purchasing please register in advance of the sale [...]

By |2020-11-05T09:26:45+00:00October 28th, 2020|Limousin News|

Explanation on rescheduling of Premier Sale

The Irish Limousin Cattle Society regrets to inform breeders and customers that they have had no option but to postpone the premier sale scheduled for Roscrea on October 26th. In conjunction with the management of Roscrea mart we were in discussions with the Tipperary DVO to try and reach agreeable protocols that would allow the [...]

By |2020-10-24T13:40:52+01:00October 24th, 2020|Limousin News|

Rescheduled Premier Sale – Guidelines

The Irish Limousin Cattle Society regrets to inform breeders and customers that they have had no option but to postpone the premier sale scheduled for Roscrea on October 26th. In conjunction with the management of Roscrea mart we were in discussions with the Tipperary DVO to try and reach agreeable protocols that would allow the [...]

By |2020-10-24T14:29:57+01:00October 23rd, 2020|Limousin News|

A letter of thanks from Paul

I would like to sincerely thank all the people who have sent their best wishes by phone call, text and social media both from Ireland and the UK since my departure was announced. It has been an honour and privilege to lead Irish Limousin during my tenure not to mention the immense pleasure I experienced [...]

By |2020-10-18T21:07:08+01:00October 18th, 2020|Limousin News|

Best of luck – Paul

The council of Irish Limousin Cattle Society collectively wish our Breed Secretary Paul Sykes all the best on this his final day as both our valued employee, advisor, mentor and friend.  Paul’s heart and soul has always been and will continue to be committed to Limousin.  The process to recruit a new breed secretary will begin shortly. We plan to advertise the position [...]

By |2020-10-16T18:02:59+01:00October 16th, 2020|Limousin News|

South West Club Herds Competition Results 2020

2020 South West Limousin club Herds Competition was held in early September. Tasked with judging the competition was society President Michael Gunn. We were delighted with the number of herds that competed - it was great to have so many of our newest breeders taking part. Many thanks to Michael and his nephew Evan for judging. [...]

By |2020-10-12T23:12:04+01:00October 12th, 2020|Limousin News|