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Welcome to the website for the Irish Aberdeen-Angus Association. Here you will find useful information about council members and duties, show and sale dates and reports, as well as any other interesting events coming up in your area.

The association was set up in 1894 with the principle aim of promoting Aberdeen-Angus cattle throughout the island of Ireland.  There are now 600 breeder members registering Angus cattle with the Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society.

For more information contact the Association’s secretary Kathryn Bradshaw

Entries being taken for Irish Aberdeen Angus Association Calf Show and Breeding Sale

The Irish Aberdeen Angus Association's National Calf Show and Breeding Sale takes place on the 11th October 2014 at Tullamore Mart

The sale will consist of:
10 Yearling Bulls and 15 Heifers not older than 30 months
All animals must be registered from birth in the Herdbook of the Aberdeen Angus Cattle Society or the Herdbook of the Irish Angus Cattle Society

All animals for sale will be inspected
Entries Close 16th September and an entry form can be  downloaded here and the class structure for the calf show can be  viewed here.

For information contact Kathryn Bradshaw, Irish Aberdeen Angus Association Tel: 071 9632099 Email: irishaberdeenangus@eircom.net

 

 

 

Two year old bull wins Tullamore Show

This year's AIB National Livestock Show at Tullamore, Co Offaly, saw a strong turnout of Aberdeen-Angus for judge Henry Rowntree of the Ribble herd, Clitheroe, to work through, with quality in depth throughout both the male and female classes. Read more >>>

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Mohill Show to host All-Ireland Aberdeen Angus Championship

The Irish Aberdeen Angus Association has announced that the 87th annual Mohill Show will be the venue for the 2014 Growvite All-Ireland Championship on Sunday 17th August.

The prestigious competition which carries a prize fund in excess of 3,500 Euro was officially launched by Ciaran Reidy, general manager of the Lough Rynn Castle Hotel at Mohill. Read more >>>

All-Ireland AA Launch

Pictured at the launch of the 2014 Growvite All-Ireland Aberdeen Angus Championships are, Ciaran Reidy, Lough Rynn Castle Hotel, Mohill; sponsors Mark O'Rourke and Brendan Crowe, Univet Ireland Ltd; Niall Faughnan and Luke Early, Mohill Show; and Irish Aberdeen Angus Association officials Mack Crowe, Kate Tait, John Tait, president, and Kathryn Bradshaw, secretary.

 

 

 

 

 

All Ireland Championships 17th August Mohill Show

Download schedule of classes. Click here >>>

 

 

 

Senior bull scoops top honours in Aberdeen-Angus rings at Balmoral Show 2014

Leading the way in the Aberdeen-Angus classes at Balmoral Show on Wednesday was the senior bull Rosemead Karona J957 from Co Cork-based Albert De Cogan.

Karona was purchased privately in November 2011 from Surrey, England-based Angus Stovold, having had a successful show circuit in England culminating in clinching the breed championship at the National Show at Westmorland that year. Under Albert’s care, he has gone on to claim a fantastic show career winning the All Ireland Championship on two consecutive occasions, as well as winning at Tullamore and many local shows and was male champion at Balmoral last year. Read more >>>

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  • Secretary: Kathryn Bradshaw
  • Main street, Mohill, Co Leitrim, Ireland
  • Tel: 071 9632099 (+353 71 9632099)
  • Fax: 071 9632140 (+353 71 9632140)
  • Email: irishaberdeenangus@eircom.net