IHFA Recommended Bulls
IHFA Breeders' Ads
Corrigan Herd Host Breffni Oriel Stock Judging
IHFA AGM 2019
Emerald Expo 2019 - Results
Bluetongue - Protect Your Herd
Dairy Nutrition - The Facts
All Ireland Awards 2018
IHFA Student Bursary
UCD Lyons Research Farm - Update

Corrigan Herd hosts Breffni Oriel Club Stock Judging

120 cow herd recording 574kgs milk solids/cow   Tom Michael, Brendan and Breda Reilly and family will host a Breffni Oriel Club Stock Judging on Tuesday, June 11th.  It is the first time that the family has hosted such an event and they are delighted and honoured with the invite opportunity to showcase their Holstein […]

Emerald Expo 2019 – Report and Results

Baldonnel F M Sunshine electrifies at Emerald Expo Cyril & John Dowling’s Baldonnel F M Sunshine won FBD Supreme Champion Emerald Expo 2019 and she was also crowned the Glanbia Exhibitor Bred Champion and 1st 4 year old. Reserve Champion was won by Victor Jackson’s Crossnacole Atwood Precious, winner of the Mature Cow class. Des […]

IHFA Recommended Bulls – Updates

From now on, Bull Proofs will be published more frequently at six times per year, up from three times a year previously. From this data, we will publish two lists focusing on 

YMA Team success at the European Holstein Show 2019

YMA members Rachel Corley from the Breffni Oriel club and Claire Kirby from the Cork club were selected to represent Ireland. This is a prestigious honour, to be chosen from their peers of Young Breeders Nationally to go on to compete against the very best from the Continent. Rachel and Claire made the journey to […]

Bluetongue

Get the facts – protect your herd There is currently a threat of a bluetongue incursion into Ireland. No single risk mitigation measure can cover all possibilities. Both national and stakeholder risk mitigation measures need to be in place. How does is spread? The following image explains the spread of bluetongue from vector midge bites. […]

Dairy Nutrition – Zoe Kavanagh, CEO, National Dairy Council

We would like to thank Zoe Kavanagh, CEO of the National Dairy Council for permission to republish these slides from her recent presentation at the IHFA Awards Night. It proved a very positive and informative presentation and was very encouraging for those in attendance. The National Dairy Council have developed an app outlining the benefits […]

IHFA Student Bursary

The inaugural IHFA Student Bursary was presented to Liam Brophy. Liam Brophy is a student of Gurteen College. He is currently in his final year of study there. The IHFA Student Bursary is awarded based on a combination of a student’s class project, IHFA assignment and an interview. Expansion of the dairy herd at Gurteen […]

Ag Colleges Visit UCD Lyons Facility

IHFA arranged a dedicated one day visit of the UCD Lyons dairy research unit specifically for the Agricultural colleges. IHFA invited all the colleges to be involved and over 100 final year Dairying students attended on the day. The visit took place on May 1st and the programme was divided into two sessions to cater […]

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