ITBA Delegation of Stephen Collins, Chairman, Shane O'Dwyer, CEO and Des Leadon, Veterinary Consultant meeting with European Parliament members Mairead McGuinness MEP, Sean Kelly MEP and Phil Hogan, EU Commissioner for Agriculture in Brussels along with Joe Hernon, Chairman of European Federation Thoroughbred Breeders' Associations #WorkingforIrishbreeders
In support of the Irish Thoroughbred Breeders' codes of practice 2018 the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine have announced the approval of private Laboratories for the culture of CEMs (Contagious Equine Metritis). For further information please follow the link below. www.agriculture.gov.ie ...Read more
Summerville Boy (IRE)Bred by Paul Rothwell in Lacken Stud, Co. Wexford. The son of Sandmason won his bumper in Kilarney and was later sold.
Rathvinden (IRE)Bred by Killian Traynor, Rathvinden started his career by winning a Downpatrick bumper.
The Southern Region held their annual awards evening last Friday. The venue was a new and novel setting at the Fethard Horse Country Experience and it certainly lived up to its name. For anyone who hasn't been to visit this museum, I couldn't recommend it highly enough. Aesthetically it is magnificent and historically it is...Read more