Aberdeen Angus

Aberdeen Angus bulls sell to 4,400gns twice at Dungannon

Aberdeen Angus bulls sell to 4,400gns twice at Dungannon

There was strong demand for pedigree Aberdeen Angus bulls at the breed society’s December show and sale, hosted by Dungannon...

December 9, 2021

New project launched to assure the authenticity of British Aberdeen-Angus beef

New project launched to assure the authenticity of British Aberdeen-Angus beef

With Brexit looming and a strong push from consumers to shop local and buy genuine British products, The Aberdeen-Angus Cattle...

December 7, 2020

ABP Angus Youth Challenge winners announced on YouTube

ABP Angus Youth Challenge winners announced on YouTube

A trio of Co. Antrim schoolboys from St. Louis Grammar in Ballymena have become the overall winners of the Northern...

March 20, 2020

Angus quality bonus ‘worth up to 20c/kg’ on in-spec animals

Angus quality bonus ‘worth up to 20c/kg’ on in-spec animals

Farmers have been reminded if they wish to avail of the various Aberdeen Angus quality beef programmes that only calves...

February 24, 2020

Popularity of Aberdeen Angus beef set to grow

Popularity of Aberdeen Angus beef set to grow

It is 20 years since the first of the UK’s Aberdeen Angus premium schemes was introduced. And according to Alan...

April 3, 2019

Aberdeen Angus Society launches new youth training course

Aberdeen Angus Society launches new youth training course

The Aberdeen Angus Cattle Society has announced it will launch a new business and leadership course to provide vital training...

October 5, 2018

1,600 farmers set to benefit from new multi-million pound beef deal

1,600 farmers set to benefit from new multi-million pound beef deal

The UK’s largest supermarket chain has announced a new multi-million pound British Aberdeen Angus beef deal. 1,600 British farmers are set to...

July 12, 2018

Breed championship double for Co. Down breeder on day one of Balmoral Show

Breed championship double for Co. Down breeder on day one of Balmoral Show

Day one of Balmoral Show saw Co. Down pedigree cattle breeder James Porter lifting both the Aberdeen Angus and Beef...

May 11, 2017

Newry Show 2017 to host Aberdeen Angus extravaganza

Newry Show 2017 to host Aberdeen Angus extravaganza

This year’s Newry Show represents the focus of Ireland’s commitment to the World Aberdeen Angus Forum 2017, which will also...

April 29, 2017

10 tips on dealing with premature births or abortions in cows

10 tips on dealing with premature births or abortions in cows

For infectious abortions, the interval between infection of the dam and abortion can be weeks, according to Animal Health Ireland (AHI)....

December 19, 2015

Popularity of Angus and Hereford sires rise in Northern dairy herds – LMC

Popularity of Angus and Hereford sires rise in Northern dairy herds – LMC

There was over 80,000 beef sired calves registered in Northern Ireland from dairy dams during the first 10 months of...

November 23, 2015

Factories looking for more and more Angus beef cattle

Factories looking for more and more Angus beef cattle

The popularity of Angus beef on consumer shelves has led to factory demand for the breed increase hugely in recent...

August 4, 2015

40 Angus bulls and heifers to go under the hammer at Gigginstown sale

40 Angus bulls and heifers to go under the hammer at Gigginstown sale

Over 40 bulls and heifers will be auctioned on Saturday, April 18, from the Gigginstown herd at Fenor Farm, Mullingar....

April 14, 2015

Native beef breeds on the rise in the UK

Native beef breeds on the rise in the UK

The popularity of native beef breeds is on the rise in the UK, according to EBLEX. It says calf registrations last...

March 10, 2015