Archives for November 2012

Christmas Customer Draw- Wednesday December 19th

 animated candles with bells and ribbons


1st: €150 Irelands Hotel Voucher
2nd: Lamb ready for the Freezer
3rd: €75 Voucher Carphone Warehouse
4th: €60 Voucher Gilligans Meats
5th: €50 Voucher Castlemine Farm
6th: €40 Voucher Ros Vet Supplies
7th: €30 Voucher Ros Vet Supplies
8th: Bottle Brandy
9th: Bottle Whiskey
10th: Millionaire Lottery Ticket.
11th: Landini Jacket (Value €45) Sponsored by Pat Brogan Tractor Sales, Strokestown, Co.Roscommon

As a token of our appreciation to our valued Customers, Roscommon Mart will hold its first Christmas Customer Draw on Wednesday December 19th after the Sheep Sale.

All Customers who bought or sold in 2012 will be included in the Draw.

Wishing all our Customers a Happy Christmas and a Peaceful & Prosperous New Year.

We thank you for your custom in 2012 and we look forward to your continued support in 2013.

Merry Christmas - red and green animatedFive candles on a bed of holly with red and yellow animated flames.

Wednesday December 12th – Pedigree Registered Charollais Female Reduction Sale

Wednesday December 12th – after sheep sale

30 Pedigree Registered Charollais Females
consisting of :
15 Ewes scanned in lamb to Pedigree Charollais Ram
lambing January onwards
& 15 Ewe Lambs

Further details contact the Mart at 0906626352 or Eamon Quinlivan at 0876493472

Friday November 30th – West of Ireland Reg Pedigree Suffolk Sheep Breeders Club

Female Sale – Friday November 30th @ 7 p.m


Friday November 30th @ 7 p.m

West of Ireland Reg. Ped Suffolk Sheep Breeders Club

Female Sale

37 Ewes Shearlings & Upwards scanned in Lamb

& 14 Ewe Lambs

Further details – contact Ursula Rooney – 087 9831933


Friday December 7th – Christmas Bonanza Sales – Bullocks & Heifers

Christmas Bonanza Sales for Bullocks & Heifers
Friday December 7th at 11 a.m. 2 Rings
Also Dry Cows
Entries accepted at the Mart Office on Thursday November 29th at 6 p.m.



Monday November 26th – Farm Talk – Family Finance & Well Being

Family Finance & Well Being
Coping when Things are Tough
Monday November 26th – at 8.30 p.m.
Opening Remarks- Dr. Dawn Payne
Speakers: Ms. Bernie Moran, Roscommon Credit Union
John Griffin, Mental Health Professional,
Mr. Tommy Grehan,FBD Insurance, Roscommon,
Representative from O’Sullivan, Keegan & Co. Accountants, Athlone
The talk will be chaired by Mr. Anthony Dockery, Rural Development
Officer with Roscommon Leadership Partnership.

Friday November 23rd Special Entry of Breeding Heifers

16 Top Quality Heifers- suitable for Breeding
Red & Black Limousin, Red Simmentals & Charolais.

Friday Novmeber 23rd – (after the sale of Dry Cows)


Friday November 23rd Special Sale of Heifers

Special sale of Heifers – Friday November 23rd @ 11 a.m.

Also Sale of Bullocks & Dry Cows

Bookings accepted at 6 p.m. on Thursday November 15th

Monday November 19th – Farm Talk – Profitable Beef Production.

Profitable Beef Production Talk –

Monday November 19th at 8.30 p.m.
Speakers: Hubert Maxwell, Maxwell Exporters,
J.P. Brennan, Leitrim Organic Farmers Co-Op:
Gerry Cregg, Beef Technology Advisor with Teagasc
Representative from Dawn Meats, Ballyhaunis
The talk will be chaired by Mr. Alan Gilligan, Gilligans Farm Fresh Meats.