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Catalgoue for Roscrea Premier Bull Sale – 18th March 2019

Premier Bull Sale Catalogue available by clicking here Sale will take place in Roscrea Mart on Sunday 17th March and Bank holiday Monday 18th March Show of 103 bulls on Sunday 17th March at 5pm Sale at 11.30am on Monday 18th March

By |2019-02-22T12:58:36+00:00February 14th, 2019|Limousin News|

Limousin Sired Dairy cattle – excellent Weight, conformation and grades – the ideal choice for the Dairy herd

Prof. Donagh Berry, Teagasc Dairy Beef Indexes Presented at the Genetics Conference held on 5th December 2018 Specs per breed (from Dairy Dams) Limousin breed cattle from the Dairy herd have the least number obtaining O= grade or lower, they also have the ability to excel with their Carcass weight and with Carcass conformation. Limousin [...]

By |2019-01-27T00:12:35+00:00January 27th, 2019|Limousin News|

Statement from the HSA: Health and Safety Authority inspection campaign to focus on livestock safety

The Health and Safety Authority will begin an intensive farm safety inspection campaign on Monday 28th January with a focus on the safe management of livestock during calving season when the risk of injury to farmers increases significantly. Livestock is the number one cause of accidents on Irish farms accounting for 42% of all injuries. [...]

By |2019-01-26T19:45:56+00:00January 26th, 2019|Limousin News|

2019 Calf Names – Starting with P

Bull Calf Names  Heifer Calf Names Pablo   Paloma Padraig   Pamela Pascal   Pandora Pascual   Pansey Pasquale   Passion Patrick   Patience Patton   Patsy Paul   Paula Paulo   Paulette Pavel   Paulina Pearce   Pauline Pearson   Peace Pedro   Pearl Peer   Peggy Pembroke   Penelope Penn   Penny Peppi [...]

By |2019-01-08T16:31:22+00:00January 8th, 2019|Limousin News|

2019 Sales – important dates

2019 SOCIETY SALES Sale Date Location Final date for Entry Friday 1st March @ 7pm Gort  1st February Monday 18th March Roscrea Premier – Bulls only  1st February Saturday 23rd March Tullamore  22nd February Thursday 11th April Athenry  8th March Saturday 11th May Roscrea Premier  29th March Saturday 25th May Roscommon  26th April Friday 31st May @ 7pm Granard  3rd May Monday 28th October Roscrea Premier  13th September Wednesday 13th November Tullow [...]

By |2019-01-07T11:56:18+00:00January 7th, 2019|Limousin News|

Cork Club Herds Competition 2018

Herds competition results - Cork Club 2018   Small Declan O'Regan - Paircalassa Herd Brid Cronin - Powerstown Herd Timmy McCarthy - Gaberial Herd Medium Vincent O'Sullivan - Inchintaglin Herd Frank Buckley - Mistic Herd Large Jimmy O'Donovan – Dromvalley Herd Best Heifer -  Paircalassa Mojo from Declan O'Regan Best Bull Calf - [...]

By |2019-01-11T13:25:46+00:00December 12th, 2018|Limousin News|

Royal County Mel takes the top honours at Tuam Show and Sale

Tuam mart hosted the final society Show & Sale on Friday evening the 30th November, tasked with judging the show were the brother and sister duo - Daniel and Rachel Moloney of the renowned Ardnacrusha herd. Daniel and Rachel have shown Limousin cattle for years and are very well known and regarded in the show [...]

By |2018-12-04T00:01:32+00:00December 1st, 2018|Limousin News|