Dairy Cattle For Sale

Dairy cattle for sale

Sourcing and supplying dairy cattle is our speciality. Through our extensive range of farming contacts, top quality dairy cattle are always available for sale.

Dairy cattle for sale
Sourcing cattle in Germany

Over the past three decades, David Clarke Livestock has sourced and supplied hundreds of farms across Europe with high quality dairy cattle. The company has grown to become Ireland’s largest exporter of dairy cattle to the UK.

Dairy cattle for sale

As experienced farmers, we understand the needs of our customers. Our friendly team is here to help with all aspects of the buying process.

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Selecting & sourcing livestock

Our experienced staff can arrange visits to farms to view and select livestock. They can also organise hotel accommodation. Alongside sourcing livestock in the UK and Ireland, members of our team are frequent visitors to continental Europe. Austria for example, is a fantastic place to source Fleckvieh.

Dairy cattle for sale

Once the dairy cattle have been selected, we can arrange transportation and ensure that the livestock are well looked after during transit. Our stringent procedures meet all Department of Agriculture rules and requirements. Distance is no object. We have even arranged for cattle to be safely transported to the Middle East!

Dairy cattle for sale

Watch a case study as we help source and deliver dairy cattle.

Different breeds available

Holstein cattle are often popular with high production dairy farmers. Our in-house delivery systems throughout Europe enable us to supply this breed quickly and competitively.

Dairy cattle for sale

Grass based systems are better served by British Friesian, NZ Friesian and Jersey crosses. The Irish Friesian/Holstein cow is a top seller for the grazing enthusiast and a specialty for us.

Dairy cattle for sale

Whatever your dairy cattle requirements, we can help. Please contact us on 353 (87)2576434.

Which breeds? gives information on the various dairy and dual purpose breeds that we supply. Dairy cattle include; Ayrshire, British Friesian, Brown SwissDairy Shorthorn, Holstein, Jersey and Guernsey.

Dual purpose breeds

We also source breeds such as; British White, Danish Red, Dexter, Fleckvieh / Simmental, Kerry, Montbéliarde, Red Poll, Norwegian Red, Rotbunt and Welsh Black.

Beef cattle for sale

If you require beef cattle, we supply pedigree and commercial cattle for breeding or showing.

Breeds include; Aubrac, Aberdeen AngusBeef Shorthorn, Belgian Blue, Belted Galloway, Blonde d’Aquitaine, Chianina, Charolais, Devon, Galloway, Hereford, Highland, Limousin, LonghornMaine Anjou, Parthenais, Piedmontese and Salers.

Find out more about our beef cattle service.

Useful information

Our service goes beyond sourcing and supplying top quality dairy and beef cattle. We can also help with farm planning permission, yard design and give you a good idea of the costs associated with building a cattle unit. Read more about the planning process for a farm.

Keep up to date with all our news and thoughts on the topical issues facing the farming community in our Blog.

If you are new to farming, you may find our blog on cattle terminology useful.