On Thursday afternoon, representatives from the Charolais Society met with the European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan. They discussed various issues regarding suckling farming in Ireland and the obstacles facing our Suckler farmers today.
From left to right, Council members, Noel Mc Goldrick, Alan Wood, Christy Comerford, President of the ICCS, Kevin Maguire, EU Commissioner, Phil Hogan and Secretary of the ICCS, Nevan Mc Kiernan.
The Midland and South East Charolais Club are holding their AGM on this Friday the 24th of November, in the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel at 8 pm. Society Secretary, Nevan Mc Kiernan will be there on the night to give an update from the Society. All welcome.
Clearance sale of 11 purebred Charolais cows, three with calves at foot and eight calving in spring 2018. Also three 8 month old heifers and six 2 year old maiden heifers. OSI, TZA, PBT and VGO breeding. For sale in Mountrath Mart, Thursday 30th November at 7.30 pm approx, after sale of weanling heifers.
Property of Wilfred Deverell, Coolbanagher, Emo, Portlaoise Co. Laois.
Contact – 0851595455