Agri events

Today, September 29
ICMSA Bandon area AGM, Old Still, 8.30pm: speaker Gerald Quain, Chair, Dairy Committee


Saturday, October 1

Dairymaster auction of second hand milk tanks (2,500-11,000 litres), Dairymaster Global Headquarters, Causeway, Co Kerry, viewing from 10am, auction 11am; more information, 1890 500 247

Sunday, October 2

Rescheduled West Cork Vintage Ploughing and Threshing Association’s 50 Years John Deere In Ireland charity event, Ardgehane, Clonakilty (weather permitting)

Monday, October 3

Munster Sheep Breeders Association multi breed sale of pedigree rams, Corrin Mart, Fermoy, Co Cork

North & East Kerry Development (NEWKD) information session on LEADER Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, 8pm, Áras an Phobail, Tralee

Tuesday, October 4

Teagasc National Beef Conference, 3pm, Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Knowledge Transfer approved event, admission free

Thursday, October 6

Open Day, 2–4.30pm, Botanic Gardens Teagasc College of Amenity Horticulture, Glasnevin, Dublin 9.

ICMSA Mallow area AGM, 8.30pm, Hibernian Hotel, Mallow. Speaker: John Enright, General Secretary, ICMSA

Open Day, 10.30am-12.30pm, Gurteen Agricultural College, Ballingarry, Co Tipperary.

Friday, October 7

Skibbereen mart weanling show and sale

Open Day, 10am–1pm, Kildalton Agricultural and Horticultural College, Teagasc, Co Kilkenny

Saturday, October 8

Macroom Mart weanling show and sale

Irish Agricultural Science Teachers’ Association autumn in-service training, Kildalton Agricultural College, Piltown, Co Kilkenny (

Monday, October 10

Bandon Mart store cattle show and sale

Monday, October 10

IFA dairy income meeting, Firgrove Hotel, Mitchelstown, 8pm

Speakers include Minister for Food Andrew Doyle; IFA President Joe Healy; Dairygold Chairman James Lynch;IFA Dairy Chair Sean O’Leary


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