Trueman Limousins gearing-up for online sale

This highly anticipated sale represents almost 25 years of successful Limousin breeding by Henry Savage and sons

Part-time suckler farmers using superior genetics to meet market demands

"We like heifers to grow naturally into cows that will breed and milk rather than win a few rosettes,” says James Cooper, owner of Tomschoice Limousins

10,500gns Plumtree Fantastic son sets new centre record

The September-2018-born bull has "style and exceptional muscle", according to his breeders.

Building a pedigree herd from scratch

"I said I would bite the bullet and go into sucklers."

Quiz: How well do you know Curaheen Gunshot?

Can you get 10/10 in this quiz?

WATCH: ‘Tough’ trade at Charolais sale

Poor beef prices and a sticky autumn trade for weanlings are "clearly starting to take its toll on suckler farmers"

WATCH: €18,000 for Simmental heifer

The heifer “oozes style, class and panache from the top of nose to the tip of her toes,”

Over 100 Simmentals on offer at Roscommon

The sale will include drafts from the Lissadell, Raceview and Clonagh herds.

Pictures: Tomriland Aberdeen-Angus herd reduction sale

The herd was established by Louis Byrne and his wife Chrissie in 1990

Farmer Focus: Kye Herefords

'People go to football; we go to shows,' - Padraig McGrath