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 (www.iasta.ie)

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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