There was a steady trade for Charolais cattle at the Northern Ireland Charolais
Club sale held in Dungannon on Friday 3 March where the 33 bulls sold topped
at 4,900gns with a clearance rate of 77%.
Charolais bulls met a solid commercial trade in Stirling
on Tuesday 21 February at the breed’s official
Peter Phythian has been appointed chief executive of the British Charolais Cattle
Society from 14 March. He succeeds David Benson who is retiring at the end of
March after 29 years.
A 3rd generation Charolais breeder, Andrew farms 300 acres of permanent grass
across 2 holdings near Stirling in Scotland.