Archives for July 2016

Dates for your Diary- AUTUMN SALES


Bullocks: Fri 12th Aug, Fri 9th Sept, Fri 23rd Sept, Fri 7th Oct, Fri 21st Oct, Fri 4th Nov, Fri 18th Nov, Fri 9th Dec.

Heifers: Fri 12th Aug,  Fri 2nd Sept, Fri 16th Sept, Fri 30th Sept, Fri 14th Oct, Fri 28th Oct, Fri 11th Nov, Fri 25th Nov, Fri 9th Dec.


Friday 21st Oct @ 11am


Tues 9th Aug (autumn born calves), Tues 6th Sept (2016 born calves), Tues 4th Oct, Tues 18th Oct


Tues 27th Sept, Tues 11th Oct, Tues 1st Nov, Tues 15th Nov, Tues 6th Dec

Commercial Cattle Winter Fair:  October 23rd & 24th


SIMMENTAL – Saturday Nov 5th.

SHORTHORN – Saturday Nov 12th

Organic Sale– Saturday Oct 8th

Show & Sale of Lambs Wed Sept 7th 11a.m.


Suffolk: Sat Aug 13th, Sat Sept 10th, Sat Oct 8th.

Charollais: Sat Aug 20th, Sat Sept 17th

Texel: Sat Aug 27th, Sat Sept 24th, Fri Dec 9th

Vendeen: Sat Sept 3rd, Wed Oct 26th.

Belclare/Beltex: Sat Oct 1st

Lleyn: Sat Sept 24th, Sat Dec 10th.


Telephone : 090 6626352



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20th Winter Fair Launch and Workshop – Sunday 7th August

20th Winter Fair Launch & Workshop

A Commercial Cattle Workshop as part of there 20th Winter Fair Launch will take place in Roscommon Mart on Sunday the 7th of August at 2pm.

An enjoying afternoon for all the family, the workshop will focus on animal preparation for shows and judging, the different aspects involved in judging and an opportunity for all young members to participate in a Stock Judging competition.

Following the workshop the 20th Winter Fair will be officially launched by NPA managing director Anna May McHugh at 6pm in Hannon Hotel, Roscommon with light refreshments afterwards for all in attendance.

The Commercial Cattle Exhibitors Society wish to invite all sponsors, members and interested young people to join us for an enjoying evening making new friends and also learning new skills.

Saturday August 6th – Major Dispersal Sale

Major Dispersal Sale

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Saturday August 6th @ 1 p.m.

80 Pedigree Registered Charollais Ewes 

plus Ewe Lambs and Stock Rams

of Flock A99 Ballyglunin – Sonny Jennings

& Flock H38 Keeper Hillview – Fergal Hanrahan

Contact Details- Sonny Jennings 087 2198913 (Galway)

Fergal Hanrahan 087 4128978 (Tipperary)

Flocks recorded with Sheep Ireland

All Ewes sponged and ready for mating

Saturday 6th August Breeding Ewes & Hoggets Sales

Breeding Ewes & Hogget Sales

will commence on Saturday August 6th

Gates open at 8 a.m. Sale at 11 a.m.

Saturday August 13th-West of Ireland Registered Pedigree Suffolk Sheep Breeders Club Premier Show & Sale

West of Ireland Registered Pedigree Suffolk

Sheep Breeders Club 

Premier Show & Sale

Saturday August 13th

Show – 11.30 am. Sale @ 1.30 p.m.

Enquiries -Contact Ursula Rooney – Secretary 087-9831933http:

To view Catalogues click on this link


Friday August 12th Autumn Special Sale of Bullocks & Heifers

Autumn Special Sales

Heifers & Bullocks

Friday August 12th  @ 11 a.m.

 Bookings accepted up to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays 2nd August, Wednesday 3rd August & Thursday 4th August

Also Dry Cows

Bookings by email, phone or calling to office phone:0906626352

Tuesday August 9th Lugnasa Show & Sale of Weanlings


 JUDGING 3.30 pm          SALE 5.00pm

Gates open at 1.00pm          2 Sales Rings

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

 Class 1: Best Bull Weanling

Class 2: Best Heifer Weanling

    Bookings accepted at the office up to 5 p.m.

On Tuesday August 2nd Wednesday 3rd August &

Thursday 4th August.- 

Bookings by phone, email or calling to the office – 090 6626352


1.   Entries for show taken on Sale Day

2.   All Show Weanlings must be penned by 3.00 p.m.

3.Show Weanlings must be born from

1st July to 31st December 2015 in exhibitors own herd

4.   Only one entry per herd owner per class

5.All prize winners will be offered for sale at 7.00pm and must be sold in sales ring to collect prize money

6.   Judges decision is final

Wednesday July 13th Premier Show & Sale of Pedigree Vendeen Sheep

Irish Vendeen Sheep Society

Premier Show & Sale of Vendeen Sheep

(Males & Females)

37 Shearling Rams, Rams Lambs

12 Shearling Ewes & Ewe Lambs

Wednesday July 13th  –

Show at11.30 sa.m

Sale at 1.30 p.m.

Catalogues can be downloaded at