Take a look at Sheep Ireland’s geneticist Thierry Pabiou on what he will be covering at the exciting Genetics Conference in the Hudson Bay Hotel, Athlone, Co. Roscommon on this coming Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th December.


Sustainable Farming – Progress through Genetics’ is the theme chosen for the ICBF and Sheep Ireland Genetics Conference. This is a two-day event for the sheep, beef and dairy sectors, with a unique focus on animal breeding and genetics. Tickets for can be purchased for individual sessions. Sheep and dairy breeders would be interested in sessions being held on Wednesday 5th with the beef session being held on Thursday 6th. See here for more details on each of the session tickets.

Key International Speakers will include:

Prof. Roel Veerkamp, Wageningen, NMBU Norway & SRUC
Prof. Dorian Garrick, Massey University, New Zealand
Dr. Tim Byrne, AbacusBio, New Zealand

View Conference Brochure as PDF

Note – Accommodation is NOT included in any of the ticket options below. Please contact the Hodson Bay Hotel if accommodating is required and quote the conference for a special rate.

Click here to Book Your Tickets Today