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Livestock & Meat Commission

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Jun 24
Press Release
LMC cookery demonstrations to take place during Open Farm Weekend

THIS weekend a number of farms across Northern Ireland will open their gates and invite members of the public in..

6
Jun 24
Press Release
LMC launch primary school book  

A NEW primary school book designed to provide key stage two pupils with facts about food and farming has been..

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May 24
Press Release
LMC welcomes primary schools to Balmoral Show

THE Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) was pleased to welcome over 80 Key Stage 2 pupils to Balmoral Show. The..

22
May 24
Press Release
LMC engages with Minister Muir at Balmoral Show  

THE Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) chief executive, Colin Smith, accompanied by LMC chairman, Joe Stewart, welcomed the Department of..

22
May 24
Press Release
Beef Shorthorns and Salers take Group of Five top spots  

THERE was a buzz around the cattle lawns as the native and continental interbreed team of five championship got underway..

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May 24
Press Release
Sheep Young Handlers put their best foot forward at Balmoral

SPECTATORS lined the ringside as up on 60 young handlers put their best foot forward to take their place in..

22
May 24
Press Release
Dinmore Sensation clenches beef champion of champions title

ALL eyes turned to ‘Dinmore Sensation’ as the Limousin heifer exhibited by Kilkeel man Trevor Shields was tapped out as..

22
May 24
Press Release
Dutch Spotted take Sheep Interbreed Pairs title at Balmoral  

CROWDS flocked to the sheep rings for the annual sheep interbreed pairs championship on Friday 17 May at Balmoral Show...

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May 24
Press Release
CAFRE student takes receipt of LMC bursary

SUSTAINABLE Agriculture student Laura Geddis has been presented with the 2024 Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) bursary award.   The..

8
May 24
Press Release
NI Beef Week – a great success

A weeklong celebration of the quality and versatility of Northern Ireland Farm Quality Assured (NIFQA) beef has been hailed a..

7
May 24
Press Release
Action packed line up ahead for LMC at Balmoral Show

THE Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) will make a return to Balmoral Show this May to profile the myriad of..

25
Apr 24
Press Release
LMC completes series of teacher workshops

SCORES of Food and Nutrition teachers from across Northern Ireland have participated in interactive red meat workshops this academic year...