Hall of Fame
Irish Holstein Friesian Association National Hall of Fame Award Recipient 2019 Five Decades of Pedigree Breeding with a distinguished contribution as Director of the Association Richard Whelan’s contribution to the progression of IHFA members and the wider cattle breeding sector in Ireland is timeless. He registered the Lumville prefix in 1972 and farmed near Edenderry. […]
IHFA was delighted to nominate Dessie Dunleavy for the National Hall of Fame Award 2018. His knowledge and achievements in Holstein Friesian breeding is such that he is known the length and breadth of the country. He is recognised as a top-class judge, eminent breeder and renowned stockman. Dessie commands a tremendous intuition and his […]
Congratulations to Tim Kiely of Millstreet herd, Cork, this year’s recipient of the National Hall of Fame Award.
Congratulations to Mary Rafferty of the Breffni Oriel Club on being presented with the National Hall of Fame Award, 2016
Peter Flanagan has been farming at Tubbertoby, Clogherhead, Co Louth, for the last 70 years with his wife Mary, his sons Paul & Adrian and daughters Guenedere, Ruth & Judith. In the early years it was Shorthorns that were milked on the farm. The British Friesian was the upcoming breed in the late 60’s and […]
The Recipient of this year’s Hall of Fame Award goes to a Person whose has had a lifetime involment with the Holstein-Friesian breed. Someone who has served the Breed well with an unselfish, quiet, unassuming and intelligent dedication. That intelligence is founded on a profound knowledge and widely based experience of Holstein-Friesian Breeding. A native […]