Agri Events

Thursday, August 13
North and East Cork ICMSA meeting, 8.30pm, Hibernian Hotel, Mallow. Speaker: Pat McCormack, Deputy President and Chairperson of the Dairy Committee. Agenda: Milk price, beef price, TAMS.

Discover Farmhouse Cheese Farm Visit: free to attend, book online at www.discoverfarmhousecheese.ie , 12 noon-2pm, Burren Gold Cheese, Aillwee Cave & Birds of Prey Centre, Ballyvaughan, Co Clare

Sunday, August 16

Ballyvourney-Coolea Agricultural Show , Co Cork

Wednesday, August 19

Discover Farmhouse Cheese Farm Visit: free to attend, book online at www.discoverfarmhousecheese.ie , 10am-12 noon, Cooleeney Farm, Moyne, Thurles, Co Tipperary

Friday, August 21

Weanling show and sale, Skibbereen Mart

Saturday, August 22

Limerick Show, continues Sunday ( www.limerickshow.com )

Sheep Ireland Multibreed ram sale, Tullamore Mart, Co Offaly

Monday, August 24

Corrin Mart multi-breed show and sale of pedigree rams, and commercial ewes

Wednesday, August 26

Drinagh Co-Op hosting reseeding demonstration and family fun day, Church Cross, Skibbereen, 1.30pm (see www.drinagh.com )

Thursday, August 27

Carrigaline Farmhouse cheese farm visit, Carrigaline, Co Cork, 12 noon-1:30 pm, book online at www.discoverfarmhousecheese.ie

Friday, August 28,

St Tola Goat Cheese open day, 2.30pm, free to attend. See www.st-tola.ie for more information

Monday, September 7

Munster Sheep Breeders Association multi-breed show and sale, and Charollais pedigree ram show and sale, Corrin Mart

Vendeen pedigree ram show and sale, Corrin Mart

Tuesday, September 8

Teagasc Farm Business Conference, Tullamore Court Hotel, Co Offaly

(see www.teagasc.ie )

Wednesday, Sept 9

Teagasc National Crops Forum, Newbridge, Co Kildare (see teagasc.ie)

Monday, September 21

Munster Sheep Breeders Association multi-breed sale of pedigree rams

Monday, October 5

Munster Sheep Breeders Association multi-breed sale of pedigree rams

Send event details to farm.ed@examiner.ie  or Irish Examiner, Linn Dubh, Assumption Road, Blackpool, Cork.


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