Breeding next year's beef calves
Aidan Brennan
Aidan Brennan takes a look at the prospects for beef calves next spring and suggests farmers should be picking bulls that are high beef merit but easy calving.
11 May 2022 Pedigree
18th National Hall of Fame Awards honour pedigree cattle breeders
Adam Woods reports from the National Hall of Fame awards held in Athlone last week.
25 April 2022 Farmer Writes
Farmer Writes: improving herd genetics a passion of mine
Thomas Duffy is a dairy farmer milking 100 cows on mixed ground from Virginia in east Cavan. He farms in partnership with his parents Ned and Kathleen and sister Kaye.
Westfield Aubracs set for full dispersal
The herd, established 25 years ago, offer breeders a super opportunity to acquire top bloodlines.
17 January 2022 Pedigree