Welcome to the Irish Dexter Cattle Society

Welcome to the home of the Irish Dexter and the Irish Dexter Cattle Society Dedicated to the Promotion, Breeding, Development and Marketing of Dexter Cattle in their Native Green Land.

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AGM 2022

The Annual General Meeting of the Irish Dexter Cattle Society took place at 2.00pm on Sunday the 3rd April 2022 in The Sheraton Hotel, Gleeson Street,  Athlone. N37 D953   The following members were elected to the Steering Committee:  Bryans Peter,  Conniffe...

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Upcoming Events

AGM 2022

The Annual General Meeting of the Irish Dexter Cattle Society took place at 2.00pm on Sunday the 3rd April 2022 in The Sheraton Hotel, Gleeson Street,  Athlone. N37 D953   The following members were elected to the Steering Committee:  Bryans Peter,  Conniffe...

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Factory Scheme for Dexters

Have you animals ready for abattoir? A slaughter scheme is being organised for Dexter Beef at ABP Nenagh.The scheme is for steers and heifers — not young bulls.Animals must be under 36 months old. Animals must be Bord Bia Quality Assured.and must be purebred...

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Why Dexters?

Promoting awareness of the quality and taste of Dexter Meat

Promoting the Dexter Cattle Breed as a popular farm animal producing exceptional quality beef 

The Dexter Cow is a dual purpose cow, Native to Ireland, and like the Irish can be found in many countries throughout the world, including Australia, South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, New Zealand, Cuba, Argentina, Kenya, Canada, USA and many parts of Europe including the United Kingdom, Italy, Belgium, Denmark and Germany…….

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