Archives for January 2013

Sheep Scanning Service

Sheep Scanning Service commencing Wednesday February 6th
from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Change in Brucellosis Testing Requirements.

Change in Brucellosis Testing Requirements.

Please note that as and from 1st January the age threshold for the pre-movement Brucellosis test for Heifers has been increased from 18 months to 24 months and will be valid for 60 days.

The pre-movement Brucellosis test for Bulls remains at 24 months and will also be valid for 60 days.

The one sale Brucellosis rule will be abolished

Friday February 8th – Free Heart Health Screening for Farmers

Free Heart Health Screening for Farmers at Roscommon Mart

Friday 8th February 10am – 3pm.

The Cardiac Rehabilitation Service, Roscommon Hospital in association with Croí, the west of Ireland Cardiac Foundation will provide a FREE cardiac risk assessment.

This will include a pulse check, blood pressure check, weight and body mass index measurement, dietary and physical assessment

The assessment will take approximately 20 minutes, is confidential with the results and feedback given by Cardiac Nurse Specialists.

 No appointment required.


Tuesday February 5th Special Sale of Suckler Cows- 6 p.m.


(In conjunction with the usual sales for Suck Calves & Weanlings)

Entries accepted at the Mart office

February Springtime Special Cattle Sales-

Springtime Special Cattle Sales

Friday February 8thBullocks

Friday February 15th Heifers

Bookings accepted at the office for Bullocks at 5 p.m. on Thursday January 31st and at 5 p.m. on February 7th for Heifers

Saturday January 26th Big Heart fun Run in aid of Croi

Please support, run, walk or crawl 2 miles or 5 miles in aid of Croi.


Friday January 11th Bullocks, Heifers & Dry Cows

Sales for Bullocks, Heifers, & Dry Cows
Friday at 11 a.m.


Wednesday January 9th Lambs & Cast Ewes

Lambs & Cast Ewes Wednesday January 9th  11 a.m.