Beef Shorthorn Society announces new structuring

Beef Shorthorn Society announces new structuring

The Beef Shorthorn Society has announced new structural arrangements from 7 April, with the appointment of its own secretary and accompanying administration. The decision was made by the society’s board of directors, after sharing arrangements with the Shorthorn Society for the last 35 years.

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Development Day 2017

Beef Shorthorn Development Day 2017

We are delighted to confirm that this year's development day will take place on Saturday 12th August by kind permission of James Porter of the Uppermill herd (Lisburn, Northern Ireland).

A trip to the Glenarm estate will take place the following morning and so the weekend is set to be a fantastic showcase for young, new and existing Beef Shorthorn Society members and friends.

Please contact Tina Russell on: 07711 810354 to register your interest.

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Beef Student of the Year

Beef Student of the Year winner, Orla Kelly receives her reward from Beef Shorthorn Society’s, Geoff Riby and QMS’ Stuart Ashworth

Beef Student of the Year winner, Orla Kelly receives her reward from Beef Shorthorn Society’s, Geoff Riby and QMS’ Stuart Ashworth

Inaugural Beef Shorthorn Society award goes to Queen’s University’s and CAFRE’s Orla Kelly

Orla Kelly, a second year student studying BSc (Hons) Agricultural Technology, at Queen’s University Belfast and CAFRE is the winner of the inaugural Beef Student of the Year award presented by the Beef Shorthorn Society. She received the £2,000 award in Edinburgh this week, whilst the university she represented was presented with £1,000 towards a beef educational project.

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Can you help?

Can you help? Mr. Werner Lampert, Austria, who has published the coffe-table-book "Unberührte Schönheit. Reisen zu den ursprünglichsten Kühen der Welt“ (which means "Pristine Beauty. Journeys to the most original cows in the world“) is planning a trip to the UK to photograph Shorthorn cattle in March. He would like to talk to members in the South West of the Country.

Please contact his assistant if you can help: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.