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Premier Sale Report November 11th 2017

A great crowd descended on Roscommon Mart on Saturday November 11th for the Society’s annual Premier Sale. From early morning there was a buzz with strong interest in the show which started just before 10a.m. Kieran Flatley gave a commentary on the animals as they paraded around the ring. The Judge David Alexander from Ballymena, ow ...
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Society Annual Draw - Result

The winner of the Pedigree Beef Shorthorn heifer raffled at the Ploughing Championships this year was Noel Davis, Coolaney, Co. Sligo. Congratulations to Noel. A big thank you to everyone who supported our draw. Also a big thank you to everyone who helped at the Ploughing Championships from the cattle exhibitors to the ticket sellers to t ...
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New Beef Shorthorn bulls for 2017

Hillberry Mike – SH4139  Cost 12euro


 

Mike is an exciting new son of Kenlene Winston 16X out of a Loch Awe Saxon daughter Kilrisk Cherrie. With a birth weight of 42.9kgs  and a daily LWG of 1.5kgs he is impressive. A very correct bull with a super temperament as you would expect from a S ...
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Pedigree Show & Grooming Spectacular - June 3rd 2017

A few photos from the event.


A big thank you to the Handlers on the day – Adrian Flatley and Rachel Hehir.

 


 


Also a big thank you to Pat Hehir of the Ardnaskea Herd and Martin Kelly of the Annfield Herd for providing the cattle for event. ...
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Gene Ireland Dairy Beef Panel 2017

Doon Giorgio (SH2360) as pictured below has been recently added to the Gene Ireland Dairy Beef Panel for 2017. He is easily calved with a calving difficulty of 2.8%. His progeny will be suitable for the new Shorthorn Beef Scheme as launched in 2016. He is also 5 star on Replacement and 5 star on Terminal for the BDGP Scheme. Straws availa ...
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