Agri events guide

Today, March 23
Annual IHFA premier bull show and sale, Nenagh Mart

Open Day, Salesian Agricultural College, Pallaskenry, Co Limerick, tours from 10am to 2pm

IFA ANC meeting, 8pm, Treacys West County Hotel, Limerick Rd, Ennis, Co Clare

Friday, March 24

Corrin Mart, Fermoy, dairy sale

Sunday, March 26

Point to point horse racing at Knockardbane, Liscarroll, Mallow, Co Cork

Tuesday, March 28

Teagasc workshop: assessing viability of on-farm co-digestion systems, 10am, Animal Bioscience Research Centre,

Teagasc Grange, Dunsany, Co Meath

Wednesday, March 29

Building Rural Community, Lessons from Sport: MIC, St Patrick’s College Campus, Thurles, lead speaker Pat Spillane, 7-9:30pm, tickets €10: 0504-21201

Thursday, March 30

Corrin Mart, Fermoy, annual all breed bull show and sale, enquiries to 025-31611

Friday, March 31

Corrin Mart, Fermoy dairy sale

Sunday, April 2

Point to point horse racing at Ballynoe, Co Cork; and Fairyhill, Templemore, Co Tipperary

Wednesday, April 5

Bandon Mart annual premier pedigree bull show and sale

Thursday, April 6

Teagasc Agri Environment Conference, Tullamore Court Hotel, 9:30am–4:30pm

Friday, April 7

Corrin Mart, Fermoy, special EBI sale

Sunday, April 9

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

Tuesday, April 11

Irish Pig Health Society Symposium, Charleville Park Hotel, Co Cork: enquiries to 087-2488792


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