Month: September 2014

NATIONAL CHAROLAIS SHOW 2014 – CALVES SECTION 15/09/2014

NATIONAL CHAROLAIS SHOW 2014 – CALVES SECTION 15/09/2014 A tremendous show of calves with huge competition in all classes. JUNIOR & SENIOR FEMALE CALF CHAMPIONS – CASSINA JAKE & CASSINA JESSICA. Shown by Conor Craig & Richard Poynz for breeder Martin Clyne (on right of pic) Coolarty, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford. Sire: Jake – Cloverfield Excelent. …

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NATIONAL CHAROLAIS SHOW 2014 – ADULT SECTION 15/09/2014

NATIONAL CHAROLAIS SHOW 2014 – ADULT SECTION 15/09/2014 CHAROLAIS NATIONAL SHOW The 2014 National Charolais Show lived up to its billing as the ‘Big Charolais Event of the Year’.  The depth of quality and breeding throughout the classes captivated the crowd through some eight and a half hours of judging.  It provided the highest level …

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James Madigan Suckler Farmer Report 1/09/2014

James Madigan Suckler Farmer Report 1/09/2014 Purchasing top quality Charolais stock bulls pays dividends for Teagasc Better Beef Farmer James Madigan is a Teagasc better beef farmer from Derrynahinch, Ballyhale Co. Kilkenny. He is a part time farmer who runs 80 suckler cows with two high terminal index Charolais stock bulls. The system in place …

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