News and Features

A snap shot of the latest news from the society including shows, sales, our youth development programme and from our regional clubs. 

01 May 2015 Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society chief executive to retire after 18 years of service to the breed

The Aberdeen-Angus Society is recruiting for a new chief executive following the decision of long-serving chief executive Ron McHattie to take early retirement due to health reasons, after 18 years in the role.

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29 Apr 2015 Willie Brown Snr passes away

The Society is saddened to hear of the loss of Willie Brown Snr of the Drumdow herd. 

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28 Apr 2015 Central Scotland Aberdeen-Angus Club day trip 28th June

This year the club has organised a trip to Aberdeenshire, to visit two excellent well-known AA herds, namelyTONLEY - Mr Neil Wattie, Mains of Tonley, Alford, Aberdeenshire AB33 8ELMeeting to take place at 10am with refreshments provided midday.BLELACK - Messrs Massie, Blelack, Dinnet, Aberdeenshire AB34 5NH Meeting to take place...

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28 Apr 2015 All Ireland Championships schedules available

The All Ireland Aberdeen-Angus Championships will take place at Cork Summer Show this year on Saturday 20th June and once again the Irish Aberdeen-Angus Association is indebted to M/S Univet Ireland for their continued support. 

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27 Apr 2015 New German Aberdeen-Angus record set

The fourth Aberdeen-Angus sale for the Angus Group company at Wertingen, Germany, on Saturday (25th April) set a new record for an Aberdeen-Angus female sold in Germany when frenzied bidding saw Netherton Beauty P824 from W and D McLaren’s Perthshire-based Netherton herd sell for €7400 e (£5688) to a new breeder from Romania.

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24 Apr 2015 NFU Mutual’s Luckpenny insurance

If you are planning to sell pedigree cattle at the forthcoming sales and have considered providing buyers with insurance as an extra incentive to purchase from you then why not consider this deal for Luckpenny Insurance?

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23 Apr 2015 Future Beef Farmer Challenge

Taking place on Thursday 21st May at York Auction Mart

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23 Apr 2015 Blelack enterprise goes up for sale

An exciting opportunity for someone wanting to get in to the top end pedigree beef sector has been announced this week.

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The Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society is backing BVD Free England
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