8.4 C
Galway
Tags Suckler farmers

Tag: suckler farmers

PHOTOS: 50 in-calf heifers with ‘power, size, shape and style’ set for Elphin Mart

The McAnenly family of Mableview Farm will host their annual in-calf heifer sale this Friday (October 9th) at Elphin Mart. The family run a herd...

VIDEO: €5,100 for roan weanling heifer

A roan weanling heifer sold for just over €5,100 at a sale in Scotland over the weekend. The May-2020-born £4,600 sale leader is by Kinniside...

50-cow suckler herd soaring to success

Having efficient cows, getting the most value from a grass-based system and using the best genetics available are crucial to running a successful suckler...

VIDEO: Weanling heifer sells for €21.47/kg at Stranorlar Mart

Rising to €7,300 at the Elite Commercial Haltered Sale at Stranorlar Mart on Saturday, November 21st was a Charolais-cross weanling heifer. The 340kg entry, property...

Jalex Herd to host sale of 50 in-calf commercial heifers in 2021

One of the first livestock auctions to take place in 2021 has been announced by auctioneer Richard Beattie. James and Nelson Alexander, Randalstown have handpicked...

BDGP 2021: Deadline looming with text messages to issue

The deadline extending participation in BDGP in 2021 is looming. The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue T.D., advised today that eligible...

Clonina Beef Shorthorns: ‘Shorthorns are ideal suckler dams’

Catherina Cunnane, editor of That's Farming, interviews the owners of Clonina Beef Shorthorns. The Conway’s experience of a Shorthorn-cross cow’s ability to breed “superior quality”...

Body Condition Scoring and minerals important pre-calving

Keith Fahy, B&T Drystock Adviser, Teagasc Galway/Clare, discuses Body Condition Scoring and minerals pre-calving. Body Condition Scoring and minerals  As we begin a new year, we...

10 jobs every suckler farmer should complete this January

Martina Harrington, Teagasc beef specialist, encourages a positive outlook for January and focuses on 10 jobs every suckler farmer should complete this January. We are...

Herefords ticking all boxes for award-winning 40-cow suckler farmer

Richard Milligan, who farms in partnership with his father Henry near Robertstown in County Kildare, has been awarded the 2020 Irish Hereford Prime Farmer...
- Advertisment -

Most Read

- Advertisment -