Elite Forever Brill daughter takes the top price at Carrick on Shannon Winter Fair

Carrick On Shannon Winter Fair took place on Sunday and Monday 25th and 26th November 2018. The Show took place on Sunday with an outstanding display of exceptional commercial cattle from every part of the country. The bumper sale took place on Monday - with Limousin breed cattle in great demand. The breed recorded the [...]

By |2018-11-30T01:56:35+00:00November 28th, 2018|Limousin News|

Genetic evaluation publication dates 2019 – cut-off dates for submission of data & genotype samples

Below is a list of Genetic evaluation publication dates for 2019 & the cut-off dates for submission of data and genotype samples DNA samples to be received at ICBF/Lab Last day for all data for evaluations* Publication - 3pm on date below 21st November 2018 7th December 2018 Monday 21st January 2019 9th January 2019 [...]

By |2018-11-16T14:33:37+00:00November 16th, 2018|Limousin News|

Veteran son – Begsrieve Miller scoops the top price at Tullow sale

The annual Show and Sale took place in Tullow mart on Wednesday the 14th November 2018. The sale met with a clearance rate for bulls of 66% with an average selling price of €2,620. The only heifer on offer sold for €2,100. Tasked with judging the pre-sale show was Orla Curtin of the Corcamore herd [...]

By |2018-11-20T01:05:07+00:00November 15th, 2018|Limousin News|

New heights reached in the sales arena by all conquering Carrickmore Maximus Et

The Halloween Bank holiday weekend heralds the Premier sale of males and females at Roscrea Mart and so this year the show and sale took place on October 28th and 29th, with the bulls shown on Sunday evening and the females on Monday morning. The sale itself met with an average selling price for bulls [...]

By |2018-10-30T15:38:22+00:00October 30th, 2018|Limousin News|

Quality in demand at Castleisland Commercial Breeding Heifer Show & Sale

On Wednesday the 24th October the South West Limousin Club in-conjunction with Castleisland Mart hosted a breeding heifer show and sale. Sean O'Sullivan, a Vet in the area and owner of the renowned Castleview pedigree herd was on hand to judge the heifers. A very good entry of quality heifers resulted in great demand from [...]

By |2018-10-25T11:51:05+00:00October 25th, 2018|South West Club|

Lodge Hamlet son – 1st prize winner at Carrigallen

1st Prize winning Limousin Bull at the Show & Sale of Weanlings at Carrigallen Mart on Saturday 6th October 2018 was a January 2018 born Lodge Hamlet son. His dam is a Blonde/BB cross. This weanling weighed 485kg. He was presented at the Show & Sale by Robert Moynan.  

By |2018-10-12T00:10:23+00:00October 12th, 2018|Limousin News|