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New Beef Shorthorn Classes

Two new Beef Shorthorn Classes with excellent prize funds.


First Class is in Iverk Show in Piltown, Co. Kilkenny on August 26th 2017.

Shorthorn Heifer Max weight 500kgs Prize Fund of 1000 euro .

Taking entries up to Show day – Contact John Connolly on 087 2551789 or ...
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Beef Suckler Cow Survey 2017


The Shorthorn Marketing Company are currently doing a Suckler Cow Survey. The survey can be completed below.

It just takes a minute!!



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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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