Our Mission Statement
To promote the preservation of the Droimeann Breed of cattle with the aim of maintaining a viable population of purebred animals to preserve their genes as a genetic resource, while at the same time doing all that is necessary to promote the commercial attributes of the breed.
Objectives of the Society
1) To develop the breed, create and maintain a herd book.
2) To get the breed recognized by and a breed code from the department of agriculture.
3) To promote the breed so as to increase the awareness of the Droimeann cattle as a native Irish cattle breed.
4) To ensure a sustainable breed population into the future.
Our Targets for 2017.
The society is actively seeking new members and sponsors and are in the process of undertaking a number of initiatives such as the setting up of a website, getting bulls into A.I., acquiring a certification mark and promoting the breed. If you feel you can support our targets in any way, please contact the society via our Contact Page. Following the anticipated recognition of the breed by the dept. of agriculture we hope to avail of any supports, such as grants and to ensure the eligibility of the breed for participation in schemes such as GLAS etc. and we intend to actively market produce from Droimeann cattle.