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World Shorthorn Conference 2022 - Itinerary & Booking Form


The  proposed itinerary for the 2022 World Shorthorn Conference has been announced and is linked below along with the booking form. 

The UK Shorthorn Society is proud to be hosting this historic Conference to celebrate the bi-centenary of the Coates Herd Book; the oldest Herd Book in ...
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Job Opportunity - Administrator/Breed Secretary (maternity leave cover)


The Irish Shorthorn Society (ISS) are seeking to recruit a skilled Administrator/Breed Secretary for a maternity leave cover. In this role, you will oversee the general operations of the Society’s day to day affairs.

Reporting directly to the President of the ISS the position of Administrator ...
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Heifer Raffle 2021

Winners announced!  
 Draw took place on 30th November 2021.   
1st Prize – Edina Rodrigues -Registered Shorthorn 2020 born Heifer RATHGOWNEY CONNIE (RO)  (pictured)2nd Prize – Cathy Murray €200.003rd Prize – Richard Ruttledge Read More

Irish Shorthorn Council Member Survey -Club Rejuvenation

The Irish Shorthorn Society views the network of affiliated clubs throughout the country as a hugely valuable asset to both the breeders and the breed alike. Covid-19 has prevented physical meetings of clubs now for well over a year, and we know many of you are anxious for a return to normality after lockdowns and other restrictions which ...
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Two Shorthorn bulls on the Top 50 Most Used Beef AI Bulls 2020 report

Two Shorthorn bulls were in the Top 50 Most Used Beef AI Bulls 2020 report recently published by ICBF.

The bulls are BUNCRAGGY FIRE FOX (RO)(P) at number 25 and STONEYROYD HALCYON MATRIX (P) at number 49

For the full report visit: https://www.icbf.com/?p=17488 ...
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