Agri events

Today, April 2
Agri events

Saturday, April 4

Munster Branch of the Irish Angus Cattle Society pedigree show (10.30am) and sale (1pm), Kilmallock, Co Limerick

Sunday, April 5

Point to point horse racing at Quackerstown, Boston, Co Clare; Fairyhill, Templemore, Co Tipperary; and Curraghmore, Portlaw, Co Waterford.

Aghabullogue Hunter Trials annual x-country, 11.30qm. Enquiries to 086-2603502

Wednesday, April 8

Co Kerry ICMSA meeting at Ballygarry House Hotel, Tralee, 8.30pm. Speakers: Patrick Rohan, Chairperson, ICMSA Farm and Rural Affairs Committee, and Pat McCormack, ICMSA Deputy President and Chairperson, ICMSA Dairy Committee

Thursday, April 9

Free Farm Safety Event, Teagasc (in association with the south east branch of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health), Kildalton College, Piltown, Co Kilkenny, 2.15-5.15pm, includes safety visit to Kildalton College farm. Topics include working at heights

Friday, April 10

Corrin Mart high-EBI (150+) dairy sale of calved stock (11am), calves (12 noon) and maiden heifers (1pm)

Saturday, April 11

Feeding Ourselves: National Co-operative and Community Food Systems Gathering weekend, Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Co Tipperary, includes conference. See  for details

Point to point horse racing at Dromahane, Mallow, Co Cork

Sunday, April 12

Point to point horse racing at Dromahane, Mallow, Co Cork; and Bulgaden, Kilmallock, Co Limerick.

Cloughjordan Community /Irish Work Horse Association working draught horses demonstration, Cloughjordan Farm, Co Tipperary, 12 noon-6pm, 5 admission. New horse participants: 087-1338139. See

Tuesday, April 21

Department of the Environment, Community and Local Government LEADER seminar, Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh, Co Tipperary, 1.30pm

Thursday, April 23

Eddie, Anne and Thomas Dwan, winners of the 2014 NDC/Kerrygold Quality Milk Award, host farm walk, Bohernamona, Thurles, Co Tipperary

Send event details to  or Irish Examiner, Linn Dubh, Assumption Road, Blackpool, Cork.

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