Month: September 2017

Charolais Cross Heifer raises over €4,500 for Irish Cancer Society at Ploughing Championships

Charolais Cross Heifer who raised over €4,500 for the Irish Cancer Society The Irish Charolais Cattle Society stand at this year’s Ploughing Championships attracted massive crowds throughout the three days. Two of the main attractions on the stand was the launch of the annual Charolais yearbook and the raffle for the well bred Commercial Charolais …

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Charolais making remarkable Genetic Improvements according to latest ICBF evaluations

How do we measure progress, one of the answers definitely must be achieving our objectives. The recent evaluations released by ICBF show that the Charolais breed in Ireland are achieving rapid genetic improvements in their Replacement traits over the past number of years. The genetic trend graphs below also show that Charolais cattle in Ireland are driving ahead …

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