News and Features

A snap shot of the latest news from the society including shows, sales, our youth development programme and from our regional clubs. 

19 Sep 2014 Aberdeen-Angus breeder embraces DNA tagging commitment

Montrose-based Alex Sanger runs the successful, 200-strong Rosemount herd of Aberdeen-Angus cattle at his Prettycur Farm in the county of Angus, Scotland.

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19 Sep 2014 Stars of the Future

The Stars of the Future is in its 4th year and is a show case for junior cattle of all breeds, hence the title 'Stars of the Future'.It is a great shop window for up and coming bulls or females who often go on to attract major financial interest at their perspective Breed Society Sales, especially if they do well in their individual breed sections.

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16 Sep 2014 John Mc Enroe's Farm Walk

On behalf of the Connaught/Leinster Aberdeen Angus Club, we would like to invite you to a Farm Walk on John Mc Enroe's Farm in Oldcastle, Co Meath.

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04 Sep 2014 October Sale in Stirling and Carlisle - Important information required.

Thanks to everyone who has sent in their DNA samples.  However we are still waiting on some so if you’ve yet to get the sample in then time is running out.

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04 Sep 2014 Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society announces sponsorship of IFAJ Congress

We are delighted to be sponsoring the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) Congress which is starting today and until the 8th September 2014, across the North East of Scotland in Aberdeenshire, Angus, Banffshire and Moray.

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19 Aug 2014 October Sale in Stirling and Carlisle - Important information required

Do you have bulls coming to the October Sales in Stirling or Carlisle?Please call Caroline at the office and tell her which bulls you are entering and we will send out the DNA kits in advance.  We always struggle to get the samples back in time check the pedigree and the myostatin status prior to the catalogue being printed.

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18 Aug 2014 Wedderlie Open Day visitors told to adopt latest genetic technology

Scotland ‘s pedigree beef cattle breeders will have to up their game by adopting the latest genetic technology to ensure quality Scotch beef remains competitive in the market place, NFU Scotland president, Nigel Miller, has warned.

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18 Aug 2014 Portugal to host 2016 European Angus Forum

Delegates present at the European Angus Forum in Finland last week (Finland, Denmark, Czech Republic, Ireland, Norway, Estonia and Portugal), unanimously elected Portugal to be the host for the 2016 European Angus Forum.

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The Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society is backing BVD Free England
Members Notices
16 Jun 2016 Tagging notice