South West Club – Calf Championship 2018

The South West Club held its Calf Championship on Saturday 1st September 2018 in Abbeyfeale Mart. Judge for the competition was Mr. Michael Pat Murphy. Proving that the cream always rises to the top were Michael Pat's pick as Champion and Reserve - tapped out as Overall Champion was Tim Corridan's Roundhill Max Et a [...]

By |2018-09-03T22:34:45+00:00September 2nd, 2018|Limousin News|

Limerick Show 2018

Patrickswell in county Limerick was the venue for Limerick Show 2018 on Sunday the 26th August. Undertaking judging duties was Marie Louise Ryan from Thurles, Co. Tipperary. Marie Louise is well known in cattle showing and breeding circles. From a very young age she has being involved with the families Gold Star pedigree Charolais herd, [...]

By |2018-08-26T23:21:13+00:00August 26th, 2018|Limousin News|

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|