RUAS Winter Fair

Co. Down cow named interbreed champion at Royal Ulster Winter Fair

Co. Down cow named interbreed champion at Royal Ulster Winter Fair

Clandeboye Estate’s Jersey herd, based in north Co. Down, is celebrating a tremendous victory, following its superb 2021 RUAS Winter...

December 10, 2021

Royal Ulster Winter Fair to go ahead despite Covid-19 challenges

Royal Ulster Winter Fair to go ahead despite Covid-19 challenges

Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) president Billy Martin has confirmed that the organisation’s Winter Fair will go head as planned...

December 1, 2021

Winter Fair People’s Champion of the Decade announced

Winter Fair People’s Champion of the Decade announced

A Co. Down Jersey has been crowned Winter Fair People’s Champion of the Decade, in an online competition run in...

December 10, 2020

Winter Fair Online to reveal first ‘Champion of the Decade’

Winter Fair Online to reveal first ‘Champion of the Decade’

The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) has announced plans to mark the date of its flagship dairy show online, showcasing...

November 25, 2020

RUAS makes decision on 2020 Winter Fair plans

RUAS makes decision on 2020 Winter Fair plans

The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS), which organises the North’s annual flagship dairy show, has made a decision on whether...

October 2, 2020

Beef and Lamb to take place behind closed doors

Beef and Lamb to take place behind closed doors

It might be one of the few agricultural shows to proceed this year but The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS)...

September 29, 2020

Rory Best meets fans at the Winter Fair…on the way to a South African rugby summit

Rory Best meets fans at the Winter Fair…on the way to a South African rugby summit

Showgoers at this year’s RUAS Winter Fair might have felt themselves doing a doubletake as they saw international rugby star...

December 18, 2019

Limerick breeder clinches 2019 RUAS Winter Fair championship

Limerick breeder clinches 2019 RUAS Winter Fair championship

This year’s Royal Ulster Winter Fair Supreme Champion was already a star when she won the show’s coveted top prize...

December 13, 2019

Winter Fair: Crowds flock to Northern Ireland’s biggest dairy show

Winter Fair: Crowds flock to Northern Ireland’s biggest dairy show

Thousands of farmers have already made their way through the doors of this year’s Royal Ulster Winter Fair today (November...

December 12, 2019

Judges announced for 2019 Royal Ulster Winter Fair

Judges announced for 2019 Royal Ulster Winter Fair

An Australian dairyman is set to preside over one of Northern Ireland’s most hotly contested dairy championships this winter. Aussie Robert...

November 22, 2019

Entries now open for Royal Ulster Winter Fair

Entries now open for Royal Ulster Winter Fair

Entries are now open for livestock exhibitors for this year’s Royal Ulster Winter Fair. More than 4,500 people are expected to turn...

October 29, 2019

Co. Dublin breeder wins Royal Ulster Winter Fair Inter-Breed Championship

Co. Dublin breeder wins Royal Ulster Winter Fair Inter-Breed Championship

The 2018 Royal Ulster Winter Fair Supreme Inter-Breed championship was won by Co. Dublin herdowner Cyril Dowling with his Holstein...

December 31, 2018

Co. Dublin breeder wins Royal Ulster Winter Fair Inter-Breed Championship

Co. Dublin breeder wins Royal Ulster Winter Fair Inter-Breed Championship

The 2018 Royal Ulster Winter Fair Supreme Inter-Breed championship was won by Co. Dublin herdowner Cyril Dowling with his Holstein...

December 31, 2018

Winter Fair: Crowds flock to NI’s flagship dairy show

Winter Fair: Crowds flock to NI’s flagship dairy show

Thousands of farmers have made their way through the doors of this year’s Royal Ulster Winter Fair – with this year...

December 13, 2018

Herdwatch underlines NI presence with trip to Winter Fair

Herdwatch underlines NI presence with trip to Winter Fair

Having officially launched in Northern Ireland, Herdwatch is set to attend the Royal Ulster Winter Fair next week on Thursday, December...

December 5, 2018

Countdown is on to this year’s Royal Ulster Winter Fair

Countdown is on to this year’s Royal Ulster Winter Fair

The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) has launched its 33rd Royal Ulster Winter Fair. AFBI, Hillsborough was the location for...

November 9, 2018

Preparations kick off for ‘Winter Fair 2018’

Preparations kick off for ‘Winter Fair 2018’

The countdown to the 2018 Royal Ulster Winter Fair was officially kick-started by the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) and...

September 30, 2018

RUAS new chief executive named and set to take up role before Balmoral

RUAS new chief executive named and set to take up role before Balmoral

The Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) has named its new chief executive. It’s expected Alan Crowe will take up the role...

February 2, 2018