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Limousin Weanling Show & Sale – Carnew Mart Wed. 18th Oct. 2017

On Wednesday 18th October 2017 Carnew mart held its Limousin Weanling show and sale. Champion bull calf, by an Ampertaine Elgin son weighed 430kg and sold for €1140. The Champion heifer (below) weighed in at 380kg and sold for €1040 Other weights and prices at the sale included: The group of three (pictured below) weighed [...]

By | 2018-01-31T00:56:48+00:00 October 29th, 2017|Limousin News, South East Club|

Castleisland mart – Commercial Limousin Heifer Sale

A  Commercial Limousin Heifer Sale took place in Castleisland mart on Wednesday 18th October 2017. Heifers were judged before hand by John O'Connor. John give the award for best heifer to a red 1½ heifer belonging to Pat Cronin, Killarney. This heifer weighed 480kgs and sold for €1260. Commenting on his prize winner John said: this [...]

By | 2017-10-20T01:18:08+00:00 October 20th, 2017|South West Club|

Carnew Mart Annual Weanling Show and Sale 27/09/17

Carnew Mart, Lower Main Street, Carnew, Co. Wicklow held its annual Weanling Show and Sale on Wednesday 27/09/17. A large entry of 725 Weanlings with excellent quality and strong demand from both feeders and exporters. Quality LMX bulls sold generally between €2.50 and €2.90 per kg.   Bulls No. offered Weight Price Price/kg 5 436kg [...]

By | 2018-01-31T01:01:50+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Limousin News, South East Club|

Glenamaddy Show

Glenamaddy Agricultural Show was held at Glenamaddy Equestrian Centre on Sunday October 1st, 2017. The show runs concurrently with Glenamaddy Ploughing Championships which take place in surrounding lands. The Equestrian Centre played a major part in last year's International Limousin Congress when it played host to the North West club and the visiting delegates from all [...]

By | 2017-10-09T21:25:10+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Limousin News, North West Club|

Eyrecourt Herd Dispersal Sale

The entire Eyrecourt pedigree Limousin herd of John Murphy, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway came to auction on Saturday 30th September 2017 in Roscrea mart. John has changed his farming system. A lively trade met with a price range of €7,600 to €1,300. The buyers consisted of established breeders along with many first time pedigree Limousin purchasers. [...]

By | 2018-01-31T01:03:30+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Limousin News, North West Club|

Castleisland Weanling Show & Sale 2017

Castleisland Mart in county Kerry hosted a weanling bull and heifer show and sale on the 11th September 2017. A steady trade led to a good clearance rate and good prices. First prize winning heifer: 516kg@ €1200. Best pen of bulls: 5 Lims 463kg @ €1100. Lim bull 2nd prize winner 544kg @ €1280, Bulls [...]

By | 2017-09-12T02:14:05+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Limousin News, South West Club|

Strokestown Agricultural Show 2017

Strokestown Agricultural took place in the beautiful surroundings of Strokestown Park house on Saturday September the 9th. Judging the Limousin classes on the day was Gareth McGuinness from County Louth. Limousin breed champion was Milan Lindie ET, an Ampertaine Foreman heifer from the herd of Donie McKeon from Enniscrone Co. Sligo. Class results were as [...]

By | 2017-09-12T01:08:45+00:00 September 12th, 2017|Limousin News, North West Club|

Ballinrobe Agricultural Show 2017

Ballinrobe Agricultural Show took place in the picturesque surroundings of Ballinrobe Racecourse on Sunday 3rd September 2017. Judging the Limousin classes on the day was John Moroney of the noted Ballykinncurra herd in County Clare. Limousin breed champion was Jack Vahey’s Carrowclogher Madonna who followed up on her win in the North West calf championship [...]

By | 2017-09-04T00:53:09+00:00 September 4th, 2017|Limousin News, North West Club|