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Spring Beef Shorthorn Sale - April 29th 2017

Venue – Roscommon Mart

Special Bull Buyers Scheme -

Rebate of commission on all bulls priced over 1500e

Plus – Rebate of 200 euro on the highest priced bull going into a Suckler Herd

Plus – Rebate of 200 euro on the highest priced bull going into a Dairy Herd. Read More

Spring Beef Shorthorn Sale April 29th - Special Bull Buyers Scheme

The Society have a Special Scheme for Bull Buyers this year. The scheme applies where a Farmer buys a bull over 1500euro, they can apply for a rebate of the commission on that animal. Plus there will be two rebates of 200euro to both the buyer of the highest priced bull going into a Suckler Herd and also the highest priced bull going into ...
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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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Beef Shorthorn Sales - 2017

Spring Sales:

Moyside/Croghan  Clubs Spring Sale  - Castlerea Mart  April 6th

Enquiries to Mary O’Boyle on 087 6695263 or Tony Roper on 086 6010633

Society Spring Sale – Roscommon Mart – April 29th

Enquiries to Society Office – Mary Purcell on 086 04614 ...
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RDS Agricultural Awards 2017

At the recent 2017 RDS Agricultural Awards both farmers from the Livestock and Forestry sectors were acknowledged. This was the first year that the Shorthorn breed participated in the event. In the Livestock Champion of Champion awards section the Shorthorn award winner was John Keane from Kilfenora, Co. Clare. His home bred heifer Bushyp ...
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