Ashbourne meats – Carcass competition 2018

  Ashbourne Meats held a Carcass Competition during the second week of January. In-take of cattle was from 8th to 10th of January, with a prize giving ceremony taking place in the newly extended plant. This competition was very well supported, with more than 300 cattle, an increase on the previous competition which was held [...]

By | 2018-01-12T12:16:11+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Limousin News|

2018 Born Calves must be given names starting with the Letter N

All pedigree Limousin calves born in 2018 should be given names beginning with the letter N. We have compiled a table with some examples both for bull and heifer calves (Click here or see table below) .... 2018 BORN BULL CALF NAMES 2018 BORN HEIFER CALF NAMES Napoleon Newell Noble Nala Nettie Nash Newland Noe [...]

By | 2018-01-09T22:52:48+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Limousin News|

Success for Milbrook Ginger Spice offspring at Red Ladies in Carlisle

The British Limousin Society held their annual Red Ladies sale at Borderway mart in Carlisle last weekend. Irish eyes were smiling when the Milbrook Ginger Spice daughter “Grahams Malibu” was tapped forward as the Supreme Champion. Malibu was then sold for the top price of the Red Ladies sale at 25,000 gns. Grahams Malibu’s is [...]

By | 2017-12-11T14:26:42+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Limousin News|

Photo Competiton 2017

The winner of this years Photo competition is Micheal O'Sullivan,  Ballyferriter, Co. Kerry   In second place is Orla Curtin, Clarina, Co. Limerick:   Third place also went to Orla Curtin: Thank you to all participants and congratulations to Micheal and Orla.  

By | 2017-12-04T14:06:57+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Limousin News|

Prices achieved by Limousin cattle in Ashbourne meats – week ending 26th Nov 2017

Prices achieved in Ashbourne Meats during the week of 26th November 2017   Category Age (in months) Grade Kg € Young Bull 22 U+3= 444 1776 Bull 123 U-2+ 602 1775 Bull 61 U+2+ 606 1786 Bull 109 U+2= 616 1786 Bull 41 E-3= 634 1901 Bull 41 E-2- 684 2052 Cow 125 U+4= 471 [...]

By | 2017-11-30T09:34:10+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Limousin News|