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Limousin breeding heifer of the year 2018

In conjunction with Cappamore show, the Irish Limousin Cattle Society hosted a Limousin Breeding Heifer of the year competition on Saturday 18th August at Portnard, Cappamore. This competition is confined to non-pedigree heifers with no permanent teeth on show day, the heifers must be LMX and are judged on their potential to produce a calf [...]

By |2018-08-19T09:46:42+00:00August 19th, 2018|Limousin News|

Cappamore Show 2018

The 64th Annual Cappamore show was held on Saturday 18th August in Portnard, Cappamore, Co. Limerick. A bumper entry in 89 cattle classes saw exhibitors travelling from near and far for what is one of the countries most prestigious shows. Last weeks National Show Female Champion - Foxhillfarm Naughtybutnice continued on her winning ways - [...]

By |2018-08-19T10:09:55+00:00August 19th, 2018|Limousin News|

National Show Results 2018

The 29th National show took place in Tullamore, Co. Offaly on Sunday 12th August 2018. Tullamore Show & AIB National Livestock Show is the Premier Livestock Show in Ireland and hosts many breeds National finals. Limousin showing commenced in Ring 12 at 10am and with almost 100 cattle competing for Red rosettes the ring was a [...]

By |2018-08-14T14:41:04+00:00August 13th, 2018|Limousin News|

South East Club Herds Competition 2018 – Results

This years herds competition was very kindly judged by Mr. James Callion of the Melbreak Herd which he runs alongside his wife Alison and their young family. Click here to view PDF of results   Many thanks to all sponsors of this event - we urge you to  support all sponsors of South East Club Herds Competition: Ardlea Elite [...]

By |2018-08-08T12:15:07+00:00August 8th, 2018|Limousin News|

Anglo Irish participants visit Ampertaine, Claragh & Pointhouse Herds

Following Antrim show and the Anglo Irish Finals the YMA teams were invited to a barbecue by the Alexander family, this was a lovely evening and a great chance for everyone to mingle. Many thanks to team Jalex for a great evening. On Sunday morning we were delighted to be invited to visit three outstanding [...]

By |2018-08-08T13:46:06+00:00August 1st, 2018|Limousin News|

Anglo Irish 2018

Team Ireland had a clean sweep at the Anglo Irish YMA finals which was held on Saturday 28th July as part of Antrim Show. The competition which comprises of three sections - judging, reasons and showing had to be shorten due to a thunderstorm (thunder, lightening and very heavy rain). Five teams competed: 1st team [...]

By |2018-11-08T02:00:11+00:00July 28th, 2018|Limousin News, Young Members Association|

ILC 2018 – Final Tour Day for ILC Attendees

Yesterday morning was spent on a bus tour through some of Colorado Springs, Colo., Garden of the Gods and the Air Force Academy. Our tour guides did a fabulous job of giving us information about some historic marks in Colorado Springs as well as some more iconic marks in Garden of the Gods. The guests [...]

By |2018-07-27T23:23:49+00:00July 27th, 2018|Limousin News|

ILC 2018 – Limousin enthusiasts tour another Ranch & visit and Olympic training center

After a full day of technical sessions on Tuesday, the guests of the International Limousin Congress traveled down to Boone, Colo. on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, for a tour of Fillmore Ranch. Fillmore Ranch was established in 1917 and is now run by Brent and his father, Larry. They are fourth and third generation ranchers [...]

By |2018-07-27T23:20:28+00:00July 27th, 2018|Limousin News|