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Weaners seemed very dear at Carlisle today. A big entry as well,but plenty buyers. Just finished selling at 4pm.
Stores to £1880 for a heifer and Weaners a good trade again at Carlisle
I see that Carlisle specifically mentioned native breeds in the advertising for today's sale, looks like it'll be similar first Wednesday of every month. Was there a separate section? How did it go?
 

jendan

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I see that Carlisle specifically mentioned native breeds in the advertising for today's sale, looks like it'll be similar first Wednesday of every month. Was there a separate section? How did it go?
There is no separate section. They couldnt do it anyway as they have a job to get them in and out of Ring 4 as it is. There are all sorts of breeds in the weaners every week. It doesnt matter what breed they are,the shapiest and fittest cattle always make the most money. Usually Lims,followed by Blues.
 

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

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The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...
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