Introduction of Aberdeen-Angus genetics drives expansion of Shropshire beef farm

Introduction of Aberdeen-Angus genetics drives expansion of Shropshire beef farm

13.06.2024

Since joining his family’s farming partnership, third-generation farmer Chris Davies has significantly expanded the beef operation, with cattle numbers tripling in the past eight years. Chris, alongside his parents Edward and Carole, manages Manor Farm in Shropshire, which now supports a herd of 120 dairy-bred suckler cows and 400 Aberdeen-Angus crossed dairy cattle finished on contract. The farm has seen …

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Joint 5,000gns tops at CCM Airedale Angus on-farm production sale

Joint 5,000gns tops at CCM Airedale Angus on-farm production sale

05.06.2024

New pedigree herds among principal purchasers Joint highs of 5,000gns, plus multiple four-figure selling prices, were recorded at the 7th annual production sale of pedigree Aberdeen-Angus cattle from the Airedale herd run by David and Judith Isherwood, and son Josh, and conducted at the family’s Airedale House Farm, Kildwick, by CCM Auctions in conjunction with the Aberdeen-Angus Society. (Sat, June …

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Successful Launch of the 2024 YDP Workshops

Successful Launch of the 2024 YDP Workshops

30.05.2024

Saturday the 25th of May kicked off the first of YDP Workshops of 2024 at John and Sandra Blackburn’s Farm, home to the Killaney herd in Clogher, Co Tyrone. A huge thank you to our host, the trainers, our national coordinator for Northern Ireland Niall Lynch, the parents, and the participants – your support made it all possible! Update from …

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Team Announcement - World Angus Forum 2025

Team Announcement – World Angus Forum 2025

29.05.2024

On behalf of the Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society, it is with great pleasure that we extend our warmest congratulations to the youth teams on being selected for the Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society to compete at the World Angus Forum 2025 Youth team Competition in Australia. Senior Team Catherine Smyth Sean McEnroe Maddie Clarke WAF Youth Team James Morrison John Smyth Ellie Westaway …

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Quality on offer at CCM Airdale Angus Herd on-farm production sale

Quality on offer at CCM Airdale Angus Herd on-farm production sale

22.05.2024

The countdown is on to the 7th annual production sale of 74 head of pedigree Aberdeen-Angus cattle on behalf of the long-established, award winning Airedale herd run by David and Judith Isherwood, and son Josh. The sale, on Saturday, June 1st, will again be conducted by CCM Auctions and in conjunction with the Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society, though this year will …

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