Sport horse
NEWS: DAFM allocate €235,906 for sport horse research
Judith Faherty
Alan Fahey will coordinate the research into genetic improvement in show jumping horses
13 December 2019 Editorial
EDITORIAL: Listen carefully to the Minister
Leo Powell feels that an important comment made by Minister Michael Creed may have fallen on deaf ears
29 November 2019 Sport horse news
NEWS: Creed - 'I would like to be able to provide more funding' to HSI
Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, this week said he would like to be in a situation to provide more funding to Horse Sport Ireland
NEWS IN BRIEFS: Ballypatrick foal to raise funds for Babington fund
Greg Broderick's Ballypatrick Stables has donated a very well-bred colt foal for Tuesday's Goresbridge Go For Gold Sale to raise funds for injured Irish international show jumper Kevin Babington
8 November 2019 Sport horse news
BALLINDENISK INTERNATIONAL: Fell's team shine to beat the rain
In a stroke of genius, Ballindenisk's Peter Fell and his hard-working team rejigged the timetable and moved entire arenas to finish the cross-country before a deluge
4 October 2019 Breeding and sales
NEWS: ISPCA plea as animal cruelty cases hit all-time high
The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals have dealt with almost 90,000 cases since 2014 with 64 prosecutions before the courts
24 May 2019 Sport horse news
NEWS: Creed: Up to 30,000 sport horses on the move annually
Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, said figures show up to 30,000 sport horses move from east to west on an annual basis
8 February 2019 Sport horse news
NEWS: Broderick - 'Raising the bar will aid industry'
Greg Broderick and Ger O'Neill both addressed the Joint Oireachtas Agriculture Committee on the need for more State investment in the Irish sport horse industry
23 November 2018 Sport horse news
NEWS: €100 million needed over next five years
Economist Jim Power described the current level of State funding to the Irish sport horse sector as "completely inadequate''
23 November 2018 Sport horse news
NEWS: O'Connor - 'time for our very old industry to come together'
Chairman of the Sports Horse Alliance group, Barry O'Connor, said the time is now to bring the sport horse sector together for the good of all involved
23 November 2018 Sport horse news
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Strategic plan should unlock future funding
David O'Brien puts pen to paper this week over the funding of the sport horse industry
19 October 2018 Sport horse news
BUDGET 2019: Minister Creed has failed HSI says Sport Horse Alliance group
The Sport Horse Alliance group intend to finish what they started despite disappointing Budget 2019
12 October 2018 Sport horse news