Archives for August 2012

Saturday September 1st 2012 Irish Vendeen Sheep Society Ram Sale


SALE AT 1. 30 P.M.


Catalogue can be downloaded at




Weanling Show & Sale Tuesday September 11th


Gates open at 2.p.m. 2 Sales rings

 Prizes: 1st: €100, 2nd: €65, 3rd: €40

 Class 1: Best Bull Weanling

Class 2: Best Two Bull Weanlings

Class 3: Best Heifer Weanling

Class 4: Best Pen of Heifer Weanlings

Minimum of 4 Maximum of 8

Champion Weanling of Show

The Pat Neilan Memorial Perpetual Cup (Kindly sponsored by the Society’s Auctioneers) & €200 will be awarded to the winner of the Champion Weanling of the Show

Bookings accepted from 9.30am on Monday 3rd September


1.   Entries for show taken on Sale Day

2.   All Show Weanlings must be penned by 4.00pm

3.   Show Weanlings must be born in 2012 in exhibitors own herd

4.   Only one entry per herd owner per class

5.   All prize winners will be offered for sale at 8.00pm and must be sold in sales ring to collect prize money

Judges decision is final

Wednesday Sept 5th – Show & Sale of Lambs

Class1: Best Pen of 10 or more Store Lambs

Class 2: Best Pen of 10 or more Ewe Lambs suitable for Breeding

Class 3: Best Pen of 10 or more Finished Lambs

 Prizes in each class: 1st  €100, 2nd €65, 3rd €40

Special prize for the Exhibitor of the Best Pen of Galway/Roscommon Ewe Lambs

Entries taken on Sale Day Gates open at 7.30 a.m.

Sponsor: P. Coffey & Sons Lecarrow

Tuesday September 4th 6 p.m.Special Entry of 20 Springers

Special Entry of 20 Top Quality Red Simm Springers

In calf to P.B. Lim bull calving Sept/Oct

30 to 36 months – 600 to 700 kegs

springers for sale at roscommon mart

springers at roscommon mart

springers at roscommon mart

springers at roscommon mart

Saturday August 25th Show & Sale of Pedigree Texels

Show & Sale of Pedigree Texel Sheep

42 Rams & 8 Females

Saturday Aug 25th – Show @ 11am Sale @ 1pm

Catalogues can be downloaded at

Barbering Services

Barbering Services available at the Mart commencing on Friday September 7th from 11 a.m.

Pedigree Show & Sale of Charollais Rams

Show & Sale of Pedigree Charollais Rams

Saturday next  August 18th  – Judging at 12 Noon Sale at 1 p.m.

Catalogues maybe dowloaded from the Irish Charollais Sheep Society website

Fall Harvest Bullocks & Heifers Sales

Bullocks – Friday September 7th

Heifers  – Friday September 14th.

Bookings accepted at the Mart office for Bullocks from 6 p.m. on Thursday August 30th and from 6 p.m. on Thursday September 6th for Heifers