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South West Club - Calf Finals 2017

On Sunday the 16th of July breeders from the South West club area converged at West Kerry Agricultural Show, Dingle, for the Club Calf Finals of 2017. Having run the competition at different venues in Limerick and North Kerry – Dingle was chosen as an ideal site, making the compute a little easier for our breeders who come from this beautiful part of the country. Read more >>>

YMA – Team selection 2017

Ardlea/Elite Limousin graciously hosted the National YMA event at Beech Hill Farm, Mountrath, Co. Laois on Thursday evening the 13th of July, 2017. Each of the seven club areas can submit a team to represent their area. This year four club areas held selection events and workshops at which their teams were picked.

The evening began with cattle “judging”. The team at Ardlea had two groups – four heifers and four young bulls for the contestants to judge. With the cattle very evenly matched it was a great test of skill for the youngsters to place them in order. Read more >>>

South West YMA 2017

On Friday evening the 7th of July 2017, young members from the South West club area were invited to take part in a team selection for the upcoming Irish YMA team selection and workshop. This took place at the Roundhill herd in Fedamore, Co. Limerick. View report >>>

Millbrook Ginger Spice progeny and Irish breeding to the fore at the Royal Highland

The prolific show cow Millbrook Ginger Spice continued to achieve accolades on the show circuit when her progeny excelled at the prestigious 2017 Royal Highland Show. Gingerspice who is a Wilodge Vantastic daughter and by Millbrook Baby, a Brookmill Usefull daughter is owned by Mr. William Smith of the renowned Millbrook herd based at Oldcastle ,Co. Meath. Read more >>>

Meelickaduff Honda - RDS Champion of Champions 2016

The majority of us associate the word Honda with some sort of a vehicle, however if you mention the word Honda in the townland of Meelickaduff, Castlerea, Co Roscommon, everyone will know it’s definitely not a vehicle. It’s a pedigree Limousin Cow belonging to Owen Hester. For just over the past 3 years, this cow has travelled the length and breadth of the country, with the Roscommon teenager competing at various shows. View report >>>

2017 Limoshortgest 20.03.17Laois breeder leads the way at inaugural Granard Limousin sale

A mart in county Longford – Granard Farmers mart – hosted the final spring show and sale on behalf of the Irish Limousin Cattle Society on Friday the 2nd June 2017. This sale comprised of both bulls and heifers. Eighteen bulls went through the ring with 15 or 83% finding new homes, there were three heifers on offer, two of these were sold. Bulls averaged €2,553, while heifers averaged €2,675. Eamon Gaffney, an auctioneer from the North East area, took control of the auctioneer’s podium. View report >>>

NORTH EAST CLUB YMA WORKSHOP MAY 2017

The North Eastern Limousin club held a YMA workshop on Friday evening last on the farm of Eddie Lynch, Killydoon, Co. Cavan, a large crowd turned out of over 70 people, young and old including 26 young handlers. Read more >>>

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SOMMET DE L ELEVAGE 2017

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South West Club Herd Competition. Click here to view classes. Michael O'Sullivan by email (michealposully@yahoo.com) or by post Michael O'Sullivan, Ballyoughtra, Ballyferriter, Tralee, Co. Kerry.o

South East Club Herds competition closing date is Friday 7th July. Social event with dinner & entertainment will be held on Friday 28th July in Dolmen Hotel, Carlow. Any queries please contact David Swaine 087 7987300, Emer Byrne 085 7203487, Gary Morrissey 087 6556376 or Brendan O’Shea 086 3687232. Click here to download entry form and to purchase tickets for social event >>>

North East Calf Championships 2017 will be held at Virginia show on Wednesday the 23rd of August. Click here for more information>>>>>

2017 Hall of Fame awards Sean O’Sullivan – Castleview Limousin Herd

The 2017 National Hall of Fame Awards were held on Sunday the 30th of April in the splendid surrounds of the Sheraton Hotel in Athlone, Co. Westmeath. Read more >>>

Threat of Bluetongue introduction through importation of infected animals Click here for further inforation >>>

A number of pedigree in-calf heifers required, must be in calf for a minimum of 4 weeks to a maximum of 5 months, price €1,700, ring ILCS office (025 85036).

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ILC REPORTS:

International Limousin Congress 2016 - Opening Ceremony View report >>>

ILC Day 1: Herd Visit - McGee’s, Glasson, Co. Westmeath View report >>>>

ILC Day 2: Herd Visit - Drummin Limousins View report >>>>

ILC Day 2: ILC 2016 visits the best in the west. View report >>>>

ILC Day 3: ILC 2016 visits Ardlea Elite - Ireland’s largest pedigree Limousin herd View report >>>>

ILC Day 4: North Eastern Limousin Club Virginia Show in conjunction with ILC 2016 View report >>>>

ILC Farm Visit to the Roundhill Limousin Herd View report >>>>

National Limousin Show 2016 View report >>>>

Click here to view Commercial Show results >>>

International Limousin Congress 2016 Elite Sale View report >>>>

Three in a row for Irish YMA team View report >>>>

ILC 2016 Gala Dinner Click here to view images >>>

 

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FROM  1ST JANUARY 2016 ONWARDS ASHBOURNE MEATS WILL PROVIDE A 5 CENT BONUS ON ANIMALS LISTED BELOW

 

 

 

Stock Bulls

LM with pedigree cert

E & U Grades

 

 

 

Cows

LM with pedigree cert

E, U, R+, R= Grades

 

 

 

Heifers

LM or LMX

E, U, R & O* Grades

 

Under 30 months

2+, 3 & 4 Fat Score

 

Under 400kgs carcass weight

 

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