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Catherina Cunnane hails from a sixth-generation drystock and specialised pedigree suckler enterprise in Co. Mayo. She currently holds the positions of editor and general manager at That's Farming, having joined the firm during its start-up phase in 2015.
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1,200 lots for Jalex’s fourth annual on-farm multi-breed sale

Jalex is gearing up for its “big” on-farm sheep sale, which will take place at the start of next month.

James Alexander and his team will hold its fourth annual on-farm Jalex Flock Gimmer Sale at 88 Gloverstown Road, Randalstown, on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022, at 7 pm sharp.

Once again, there will be a mix of females – all of which will be Enzo and Toxo vaccinated – on offer, including:

  • Suffolk-cross-Cheviot Mules;
  • Suffolk-cross-Cheviot;
  • Cheviot Mules;
  • Texel-cross-Mules;
  • Texel-cross-Suffolk;
  • Pedigree Texel;
  • Beltex-cross-Cheviot Mules;
  • Mules;
  • Charollais-cross-Beltex;
  • Border Leicester.
Jalex Sheep Sale 

In a statement ahead of the sale, organisers said:

“This is now one of the most popular venues as farmers source their flock replacements.”

“Buyers can be assured of the quality right across the 1200 head that will go under the hammer.”

James Little from H&H will be in the rostrum, and for those who wish to bid from home, register on Marteye via Harrison and Hetherington.

To view the sheep in advance of the sale, contact James Alexander at 07816775501.

2022 Agri Expo

Organisers of the Borderway Agri Expo have confirmed that this year’s event will go ahead.

The event, now in its sixteenth year, will take part at Borderway Mart, Carlisle, on Friday, October 28th, 2022.

According to organisers of one of the UK’s largest livestock events, this is “important” for all sectors of the beef and sheep industries.

The expo regularly attracts some 10,000 visitors and puts the spotlight on the latest industry products, practices, and innovations.

In a statement, Scott Donaldson, managing director at Harrison & Hetherington, commented:

“Borderway Agri Expo is a wonderful way for the industry to get together and network.”

“It is always useful to talk with people who are facing the same challenges and opportunities, and to learn from each other.”

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