Our milking Shorthorns are bred for generations

News Feed Irish Shorthorn Society

Dairy Shorthorn Competitions 2018

Wesley Carter is starting work on the 2018 Dairy Journal. Here are the details of this year’s Competitions:

All Star Cow Competition

Milk Components Competition

Photographic Competiton

Entry forms available below and the closing date is 10th June 2018.

All st ...
Read More

Dairy Journal 2017

See latest Dairy publication for 2017 here: Dairy Shorthorn 2017 ...
Read More

Irish Dairy Shorthorn Competitions - 2017

Once again Wesley Carter has very kindly agreed to run a number of Dairy competitions. Last year the results made for great reading in our Journal. We would ask all our milking members to make a special effort to participate in these competitions this year. So get busy!! Closing Date May 30th

Please see Competition details: ...
Read More

New Milking Shorthorn bulls for 2017

Strickley Wiggo is a very impressive son of Drisgol Watson recently imported by Dovea Genetics. An exciting prospect for 2017.

See below:

Strickley Wiggo (MS4253)
Also Eurogene A.I. based in Cahir, Co. Tipperary have recently added a Milking Shorthorn bull to their Dairy panel.


K ...
Read More

Ploughing Championships 2016

Ploughing 2016 in Screggan, Co Offaly was a tremendous success. A big thank you to all the Cattle exhibitors who put their animals on our stand. On the Milking side we had the Carter Family from Roscrea and Kenny Smyth from St Margarets, Co. Dublin. Our Pedigree Beef animals were provided by Pat Hehir from Inagh, Co. Clare and Tom Fox fro ...
Read More