Results from the IHFA National Herds Competition 2022 sponsored by Greenvale Animal Feeds were be announced as part of the IHFA Open Day. 38 herds were nominated as the top herds at local club level by the 16 IHFA local clubs were entered. Every club is invited to put forward a maximum of three herds. Based on their club’s own Herds Competition, the very top herds in each club area go forward into this national competition.
Tremendously successful sale for Thomas, Rhona & James Kelly resulting in 100 % clearance of 57 Spring calved milkers. A bustling trade for milking stock in the 58th Monamore herd sale resulted in a full clearance with lively and brisk bidding right throughout from beginning to end. The sale achieved an average price of €3,104 across the quality catalogue offering of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd calvers on the day. The sale was conducted by Taaffe auctions on Saturday, June 18th last in Carnaross livestock mart.