Libya

Live Exports: 2,000 bulls wanted for shipment to Libya

Live Exports: 2,000 bulls wanted for shipment to Libya

A consignment of bulls is currently being sought for the Libyan market, with 2,000 males wanted. Exporters, Curzon Livestock, are...

March 30, 2021

Bulls to depart Waterford for Libya tonight

Bulls to depart Waterford for Libya tonight

Additional reporting by Michael Geary A load of young bulls is expected to leave Ireland for Libya tonight (Monday, October...

October 5, 2020

2,000 young bulls wanted for export to Libya

2,000 young bulls wanted for export to Libya

A consignment of bulls is currently being sought for the Libyan market, with 2,000 animals wanted. The exporter – Curzon...

October 1, 2020

Libyan export ship departs Waterford without bulls

Libyan export ship departs Waterford without bulls

The ship which had been organised to transport 3,000 bulls from Ireland to Libya has departed Irish shores without the...

September 24, 2020

‘No departure date agreed’ for shipload of bulls bound for Libya

‘No departure date agreed’ for shipload of bulls bound for Libya

No departure date has been agreed as of yet for a shipload of bulls destined for Libya, the Department of...

September 22, 2020

Pics: Loading 1,900 bulls bound for Libya in Co. Cork

Pics: Loading 1,900 bulls bound for Libya in Co. Cork

On Wednesday morning, July 29, Curzon Livestock – the Cork-based exporting firm – loaded approximately 1,900 bulls on a boat...

August 1, 2020

Friesian bulls wanted for export

Friesian bulls wanted for export

A consignment of bulls is currently being sought for the Libyan market. The exporter – Curzon Livestock – is procuring...

December 6, 2019

3,000 Friesian and continental bulls on route to Libya

3,000 Friesian and continental bulls on route to Libya

A boatload of 3,000 bulls has set sail to Libya. The consignment of bulls – Friesians and continentals – was...

December 5, 2019

Healy-Rae: Live export moves ‘should reflect better prices for farmers’

Healy-Rae: Live export moves ‘should reflect better prices for farmers’

Moves by live exporters to fulfill large contracts of weanling bulls have been welcomed by independent TD for Kerry Danny...

March 27, 2019

2,000 bulls sourced and ready to sail to Libya

2,000 bulls sourced and ready to sail to Libya

This year’s first boatload of Irish bulls destined for Libya will set sail in approximately two weeks, AgriLand understands. The...

March 13, 2019

Visa secured for Libyan cattle buyer – Healy-Rae

Visa secured for Libyan cattle buyer – Healy-Rae

A visa has been secured for a Libyan cattle buyer following a three-month delay, according to independent TD Danny Healy-Rae....

March 5, 2019

1,000 bulls hit the seas destined for Libya

1,000 bulls hit the seas destined for Libya

A boatload of 1,000 bulls set sail for Libya last week. The consignment of bulls – Friesians, Aberdeen Anguses, Herefords and...

January 2, 2019

Live cattle exports 2019: ‘We’re optimistic Algeria will come on stream’

Live cattle exports 2019: ‘We’re optimistic Algeria will come on stream’

Bord Bia’s Joe Burke is “optimistic” that the North African country of Algeria could become a key market for Ireland’s...

November 29, 2018

Boatload of bulls destined for Libya in 2 weeks

Boatload of bulls destined for Libya in 2 weeks

A boatload of bulls will leave Ireland bound for Libya in approximately two weeks, AgriLand understands. The consignment of bulls –...

November 27, 2018

Bulls destined for Libya at the end of September

Bulls destined for Libya at the end of September

Curzon Livestock is aiming to send another consignment of bulls to Libya, AgriLand understands. Last week, managing director James Horgan...

August 23, 2018

Two boatloads of cattle destined for Libya next week

Two boatloads of cattle destined for Libya next week

Two boatloads of cattle will leave Ireland bound for Libya next week. The consignment of bulls – both Friesians and...

July 11, 2018

Over 3,000 bulls destined for Libya

Over 3,000 bulls destined for Libya

Over 3,000 bulls are set to be exported to Libya in the coming weeks by Cork-based Curzon Livestock, according to...

June 21, 2018

Over 1,000 Irish bulls take to the seas for Libya

Over 1,000 Irish bulls take to the seas for Libya

A boat carrying over 1,000 Friesian bulls left Greenore Port, Co. Louth, for Libya on Sunday, February 25. Organised by...

February 27, 2018