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Elite Ice Cream heifer sells for €9,500 at Roundhill & Castleview Genetic Advantage sale

Three herds based in the South West came together on Saturday 12th September in Roscrea Mart to host a heifer and embryo sale. This sale was the eighth Genetic Advantage sale on behalf of the renowned Roundhill, Castleview and Ballybrown herds. With strict Covid guidelines adhered to the sale was also conducted online by Martbids [...]

By |2020-09-14T22:39:35+01:00September 14th, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|

Video of Cattle from the Begsrieve herd – sale 22nd August in Ardee Mart

Due to a change in farm enterprise the Begsrieve pedigree Limousin herd of Dermot Rowe, Navan, Co. Meath is holding a sale of 63 pedigree Limousin females and a selection of young bulls at Ardee Mart, Co. Louth on the 22nd August 2020 at 12pm. 53 heifers all born prior to 31st July 2019 with 43 genotyped [...]

By |2020-07-24T14:02:49+01:00July 24th, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|

Top slot shared by Ammaghmore Nutcracker and Fermoyle Nino at final Spring sale of 2020

Covid 19 continues to impact marts, in order to ensure everyone's safety we held our final spring sale of 2020 Online on 23rd May, this sale would historically be held in Roscommon mart. The sale was facilitated by Denis Barrett Auctions.  Vendors each submitted video clips of their lots which could be viewed on the [...]

By |2020-05-25T12:03:38+01:00May 23rd, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|

Liverpool Pirate from the Graham family tops our May Premier sale

Due to Covid-19 our annual May Premier sale was held online on Bank Holiday Monday 4th May. Holding the sale Online was an initiative by council due to the current difficult circumstances we are all in at the moment. The sale was officiated over by Denis Barrett, each vendor submitted a video montage and photos [...]

By |2020-07-02T12:34:37+01:00May 5th, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|

Kilkenny multibreed bull Sale sees a top of €3,350 for Ewdenvale Ivor son

The 103rd Annual March Kilkenny bull sale took place in Kilkenny Co-Op Livestock mart, Cillin Hill on Wednesday 18th March 2020. With the ongoing Coronavirus concerns the attendance was slack with only those with an expressed interest in purchasing in attendance. Topping the Limousin bulls on offer was an Ewdenvale Ivor son BALLYQUIRKE NICKY from [...]

By |2020-07-02T12:35:33+01:00March 25th, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|

Letterkenny bull show and sale

Garvan Gallagher reported on "a very successful sale was held at Letterkenny mart on the 10th March." Presentation to John Peoples for his Champion Limousin bull at Letterkenny show and sale The champion Limousin bull was breed by John Peoples, Milford. It made €1,750 and was sold to Kieran Kingston in Cork.  The [...]

By |2020-07-02T12:35:48+01:00March 20th, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|

Senior champion Novinchristie Nicholas is sale topper at March Premier sale

Our Annual Spring Premier show and sale was held on Sunday and Monday the 15th and 16th March in Roscrea mart. As we are living in the most unprecedented times the show and sale was held under strict governmental guidelines. A limit of 100 people was put in place in both the show and sale [...]

By |2020-07-02T12:36:00+01:00March 17th, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|

Gort show and sale March 6th 2020

Sale season kicked off for the Irish Limousin Cattle Society with a Show and Sale in Gort mart on Friday evening the 6th March 2020. A very small entry meet with a 57% clearance. Judging the show was John Jennings of the Glencarr pedigree herd based in Williamstown, Co. Galway.  John commented after the show: [...]

By |2020-07-02T12:36:18+01:00March 6th, 2020|Sale 2020, Limousin News|