top3 sal sh 2555






Beef Expo Ireland 2010 Overall Saler  Champion


National Male Calf Champion 2009


Purchased after winning the National Male  Calf Championship 2009.

His pedigree is outstanding. His sire  Muguet is known and used by a number of elite breeders in France and spent  his final years with Brendan Clarke on his Lataster herd. His sire “Muguet” also  sired the renowned show cow, Ulena, Beef Expo Ireland 2008 Overall Saler  Champion. Ulena was exported to Wales in February  2010.

His dam is Versaille bred by Gaec de Solignac is sired by Gitan. Gitan is the bull who marks the Saler breed having been very famous and shows  fantastic indexes. He is one of the most complete sires with a French weanling  Index of 116 and excellent maternal qualities. Lataster Ivan is out of a Gitan  cow who also sired Lataster Hector-Beef Expo Ireland 2008 Reserve Saler  Champion

At 22 months old, Lataster Ivan, was  given the nod for Beef Expo Ireland 2010  Overall Saler Champion for his stylish commanding of the show ring in  Kilkenny amongst the cream of Ireland’s Pedigree Breeding at Beef  Expo.

Click here for latest figures >>>






Scorpion following importation in 2005


Scorpion was the Overall Salers Champion at the Simagena Show in Paris in 2005.

We bought him as a replacement stock bull for Ourson.

He is a bull with strong bone and very good legs, excellent in top line and muscle and with tremendous width in the hindquarter.

He is producing excellent bull calves, which have the same characteristics as their sire.

His females are exceptional as can be seen at Irish shows - “Gittle” was Reserve Female Champion to Ulena at Beef Expo 2008. His females have attracted the eye of pedigree breeders at home and in the international market, especially in the UK.

Scorpion stock have a proven record in sales ring and show ring to both the pedigree and commercial farmer.

Some progeny achievements below:

  • Sire of Saler National Female Calf Champion 2007 - Corlurgan Gladys
  • Grand sire of Male Champion at the Society Show and Sale Mountrath April 2008 - Ashbury Gulliver
  • Sire of Reserve Female Champion, Junior Heifer Champion Beef Expo 2008 - Corlurgan Gittle
  • Sire of 1st in Junior Heifer Class at National Livestock Show Tullamore 2009 - Corlurgan Hester
  • Sire of Female Champion at the Society Show & Sale Mountrath October 2009 - Corlurgan Holly
  • Grand sire of Female Champion at the Society Show & Sale October 2010 - Ashbury Just Perfect
  • Sire of Corlurgan Kemp-Saler Champion at Tully Centre October 2011 –Average Daily Weight Gain = 2.3 kg.’s -owned by Fernand Crowe, Ballinagh, Co. Cavan
  • Sire of Corlurgan Kayne-€3,550-highest price male at Society Show & Sale October 2011-owned by Fernand Crowe, Ballinagh, Co. Cavan

kemp 310px
kayne 310px

“Corlurgan Kemp”

“Corlurgan Kayne”


Salers Female Champion “Ashbury Just Perfect” (by an imported cow by Scorpion), which made a top price of €3,600 at the Society Show & Sale Mountrath October 2010.

“Corlurgan Holly” Female Champion at the society show and sale Mountrath October 2009

Ashbury Male_ChampApr08

be08lot504 5683 copy

Salers Male Champion “Ashbury Gulliver” (by an imported cow by Scorpion), which made a top price of €3,000 at the Society Show & Sale Mountrath April 2008.

“Corlurgan Gittle” Salers Junior Heifer Champion & Reserve Female Champion  - Beef Expo 2008.


Corlurgan Gladys” - Saler National Female Calf Champion 2007

Corlurgan Gatson”-2nd in Saler National Male Calf Championship.



Corlurgan Gladys- Saler National Female Calf Champion 2007 held by Fine Gael MEP Mairead McGuinness in the Ireland East constituency.





Ourson was purchased from the well-known Fourtet herd in France in 2001 as our first stock sire.

HB No. 1998004082: AI Code OUR

No royalty fee applies

Ourson is well known for his muscle, growth, exceptional legs and feet and above all his excellent temperment-traits that he has passed on to his calves. Ourson is breeding beefy calves and heifers with milk.

His progeny have been successful both for us and other breeders in both the show and auction rings, winning at the highest level including numerous Championships and achieving the top prices for both male and females.

Some progeny achievements below:

  • Sire of Corlurgan Festus-Overall Male Champion at the 1st Salers National Show and Sale in Mountrath in September 2006 & Sire of Corlurgan Edel won her section in the same show. At the subsequent sale his daughters sold for €3,000 and €3,600.
  • Grand Sire of Corlurgan Ferris- winner of the F.B.D. prize in Tully Test Station in March 2007.
  • Sire of Lataster Georgie –The National Male Calf Champion 2007.
  • Sire of Sheelin Highlight - Female Champion at the 3rd National Show & Sale in Mountrath in spring 2008.
  • Grand Sire of both Overall Female & Overall Reserve Female Champions at the Salers Society Show & Sale Mountrath October 2009.
  • Half brother of Alaska-Simagena Paris 2011 Male Saler Champion
  • Grand Sire of Rathgarret Jermaine- 1st Prize at Athlone Agri Show 2011.
  • Maternal grand sire of Corlurgan Kemp – Saler Champion at Tully Test Centre October 2011.

His semen is used in Canada, France, UK and Ireland where his progeny are highly sought after. No Royalty Fee.

Ourson semen is currently available through (NCBC) 00 353 (0)46 9541333. Munster A.I. and Progressive Genetics in Enfield- Phone number 1850 500 321 and 1850 20 20 50

Saler National Male Calf Champion 2007

Corlurgan Farcia - 1st prize Athlone Show 2008

Lataster Georgie - Saler National Male Calf Champion 2007

Corlurgan Dymena

Ourson Daughter Tulipe at 4 and a half years

Corlurgan Dymena at 4 years

Corlurgan Farcia

Corlurgan Eustace Champion Ossory 2007

Corlurgan Farcia at 17 months

Corlurgan Festus
Corlurgan Festus

Corlurgan Festus- Overall Male Champion Salers Show and Sale in Mountrath,September 2006

Corlurgan Kemp - Saler Champion at Tully Bull Test Centre Sale October 2011