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New Milking Shorthorn bull for 2017

Strickley Wiggo is a very impressive son of Drisgol Watson recently imported by Dovea Genetics. An exciting prospect for 2017.

See below:

Strickley Wiggo (MS4253) ...
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Ploughing Championships 2016

Ploughing 2016 in Screggan, Co Offaly was a tremendous success. A big thank you to all the Cattle exhibitors who put their animals on our stand. On the Milking side we had the Carter Family from Roscrea and Kenny Smyth from St Margarets, Co. Dublin. Our Pedigree Beef animals were provided by Pat Hehir from Inagh, Co. Clare and Tom Fox fro ...
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Milking Shorthorns - Tullamore Show 2016

The Milking Shorthorn breeders are launching their new Breed Journal at Tullamore Show on Sunday August 14th. This is the first publication solely focused on the Milking Shorthorn breed.

The Milking Stand will be situated close to ring 2 in the Dairy section of the show, feel free to call in a have a chat.

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Milking Shorthorn Competition results 2016

We recently held two competitions for Milking Shorthorn animals.
The first competition was for maximum kgs of solids produced over 3 lactations.
The second competition was an All Star competition on lifetime yields, Classification results and progeny results.

See results of both competitions here. Milk Compon ...
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New Dairy Classes at Flavours of Fingal 2016

This year there are three new dairy classes for Coloured Dairy breeds which includes Milking Shorthorn.

The show takes place on Sunday June 26th in North County Dublin.

The Classes are:

1. Coloured Dairy Breed Heifer in Milk

2. Coloured Dairy Breed Cow in Milk

3. ...
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