Beef Breeds Statistics 2013 The following article gives detailed statistics about the number of pedigree & commercial cattle born in Ireland in 2013. It also gives the AI & Stockbull usage of the main beef breeds.
Annual Show & Sale – Cavan Mart, June 1976. Mr Larry Feeney, Fieldsman – Irish Hereford Breeders Association presenting the Tractamotors trophy to Mr J.R. Armstrong, Danesfort, Cavan whose entry was the best beef animal in the show and also champion Hereford. On Mr Armstrong’s right is Mr E. Wright, Killucan, Co.Westmeath, judge. (Photo: Westmeath Examiner)
AI Bull Parade – NWCBS – 1970’s Parade of AI Sires in the North Western Cattle Breeding Society’s AI Stud at Doonally, Co.Sligo in the 1980’s. (Photo: NWCBS AI Catalogue, photography by Jack Keane)
Early limousin AI Bull Tamaris – one of the first French Limousin AI Sires.
Dovea Bull Parade The late Dermot Cahill, former manager of Dovea AI Centre, commenting on Charolais AI Sires at an Open Evening in Dovea, April 2006.