A bull described as ‘the ultimate example of the modern Simmental breed’ and
which has been brought to England from Northern Ireland to improve one of the
UK’s top herds, is now available for widespread use through artificial
Records were smashed at the Ballinlare Farm and Ranfurly Simmental production sale, held at Moira on Saturday, September 8, when a maiden heifer attracted a top bid of 16,500gns.
An excellent show with some very strong classes was how County Cork judge Peter O’Connell described the Simmental entry at Enniskillen Show.
Billed as one of the most anticipated Simmental sales of 2012, the event takes place on Saturday, September 8.
The father and son team of Leslie and Christopher Weatherup from Ballyclare, celebrated success in the Simmental section at Lurgan’s Centenary Show.
Simmental bulls reached a ceiling of 4,200gns at this week’s export show and sale, hosted by the Northern Ireland Simmental Cattle Breeders’ Club at Dungannon Farmers’ Mart.