It is Autumn Hereford sale season once again with two upcoming Hereford sales. The Society are delighted to announce that Irish Hereford Prime will kindly sponsor both sales once again.
Autumn sales & Sponsorship:
Premier Autumn Show & Sale Tullamore: Saturday October 16th – 35 bulls & 24 heifers:
€250 will be awarded to the buyer of each bull sold for €3,000 or above
Kilmallock: Friday October 22nd – 36 bulls –
€200 will be awarded to the buyer of each bull sold for €2,800 or above
The Society are also delighted that they will also be able to host a show before both sales as was the tradition pre-covid-19. The show will begin at 11am sharp in the showring and animals will be grouped in classes by age.
The sale will start at 1pm and will be online also at LSL Auctions. Potential online buyers must register with GVM Tullamore in advance of the sale and can do so by contacting 057 9321156. Masks must be worn in the mart at all times and social distancing must be maintained.
The Irish Hereford Breed Society and in particular the North Leinster Branch are delighted to be able to announce that they will (in-line with covid-19 guidelines and safety advice) host a National Calf Show 2021 on Saturday 20th November 2021 in GVM Tullamore at 9am. After a very successful virtual calf show in 2020, the branch are looking forward to hosting cattle and seeing breeders out and about once again.
All animals entered will be weighed on the morning of the show; Pedigree heifers in excess of 1.5kg/day + 40 kg birth weight and bulls in excess of 1.7 kg/day + 45 kg birth weight are not eligible for showing on the day
Commercial calves over 450kgs on the day are not eligible for showing and must have HE or HEX on their Card.