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November 12, 2021 Welshpool Sale 11th November 2021

Regal wears the crown after taking the top price Charolais animals once again returned to Welshpool on 11 November 2021, with a number of quality bulls and females being offered…


November 10, 2021 Virtual Charolais Youth Stockjudging Competition 2021

With many agricultural shows being postponed, or operating with limited attendance, the Society’s regular Charolais Youth Final at the Great Yorkshire Show sadly could not go ahead this year. Instead,…


November 9, 2021 Swatragh Sale 5th November 2021

Record Charolais trade at Swatragh The Northern Ireland Charolais Club’s annual November Charolais sale took place on 5 November 2021, at their new location in Swatragh. Over the course of…


November 4, 2021 Borderway Agri-Expo 2021

Guess the weight competition Well Done to the Borders Charolais Club, great show of cattle & a successful stand for all to visit. Another very successful Agri Expo was held…


October 21, 2021 Stirling Sale 18th-19th October 2021

Ranger drives the top price at Stirling In a long-awaited return to form, the annual October bull show and sale at United Auctions, Stirling took place over the course of…


October 18, 2021 Balmoral Show Results 2021

The long wait for the return of Northern Ireland’s largest agricultural event, the Balmoral Show, was finally over. The event was held over the course of Wednesday 22 to Saturday…


September 9, 2021 A unique grazing agreement

A unique grazing agreement, that sees suckler cows facing helicopter landings, army tanks and firing ranges, has helped Wiltshire beef producer James Waight win the Beef Farmer of the Year…


September 9, 2021 Caylers Charolais – A pedigree update courtesy of Harbro

The Barker family has been involved with the Charolais breed for nearly 50 years when the Caylers herd was first registered with the breed society back in 1973. A family…


September 9, 2021 High performing upland sheep and cattle farm

Producing quality commercial livestock has long been the focus for the Gordon family from Huntly, Aberdeenshire, and is something they have strived to achieve each year. Katrina Macarthur reports. Since…


August 23, 2021 ‘White Gold’ Female Sale – Coming 21 January 2022

We are excited to announce our upcoming White Gold sale of females held at Harrison & Hetherington, Carlisle 21st January 2022. CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES 22ND NOVEMBER 2021 TIMETABLE OF…


July 19, 2021 The Great Yorkshire Show 13th-16th July 2021

Morwr Sails to the Top at the Great Yorkshire Show At long last, it was finally time for the much-anticipated Great Yorkshire Show to return over the course of Tuesday…


June 20, 2021 The Scottish Showcase 14th-20th June 2021

Shows such as the Royal Highland have long been staple events for many, and their absence has been sorely missed over the last year. The Scottish Showcase sought to remedy…


May 21, 2021 Swatragh Sale 21st May 2021

Peter Gets the Prestige of Topping the Market The evening of Friday May 21 marked the end of the Spring sale season, culminating in a high-quality offering of bulls at…


May 15, 2021 Carlisle Sale 15th May 2021

Pouncer Swoops Top Price at Carlisle At long last it was time to dust off the rosettes as the traditional pre-sale show could once again take place at the annual…


May 3, 2021 Stirling Sale 2nd May 2021

Pringle Headlines at Stirling in Crisp Bidding Charolais once again returned to Stirling for United Auctions’ bull sale on Sunday 2 May 2021, where bids flowed freely both in-person and…


April 23, 2021 Exeter Sale 23rd April 2021

Pilot Flies High at Exeter It was quality over quantity at the Exeter Livestock Centre on Friday 23rd April, as three attractive bulls found new homes. The average selling price…


April 23, 2021 Clogher Sale 23rd April 2021

Paddyrabbit Tops The Bidding at Clogher The evening of Friday 23 April saw the first Society sale to take place at Clogher, previously it was held at Dungannon. A steady…


April 17, 2021 Welshpool Sale 17th April 2021

Cheers to Peroni as he tops Welshpool sale Although COVID-19 restrictions are slowly beginning to ease, it was still not possible to have the much-anticipated pre-sale show. The breeders did,…


March 6, 2021 Ballymena Sale 6th March 2021

Woodpark Presley and Birches Prettylady top the bids at Ballymena at 6,000 gns Saturday 6th March saw the Northern Ireland Charolais Club host their annual Charolais Bull Sale for the…


February 28, 2021 Stirling Sale 28th February 2021

There’s no phantom about this top price – BALLINLARE PHANTOM peaked at 16,000gns Sunday 28th February saw United Auctions host their annual Spring Bull sale where Charolais, once again, came…


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