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Our 20th Heifer (For Rwanda)

Posted by Administrator (admin) on Sep 08 2014
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Thursday 31st January 2013 saw the loading of the 20th heifer coordinated by Tullamore Lions Club and Bothar for Rwanda. This heifer was donated to Tullamore Lions Club by Eglish farmer Larry Kinsella and she was delivered to the livestock export facility at Roscrea Mart by Lions Pat Minnock & Pat Nevin. She left Ireland on Thursday evening of January 31st on the boat bound for Cherbourg, where she will be rested along with 71 other heifers from Ireland before moving to Holland and flying from Schiphol Airport to Kigali on Sunday. After one week off she will be given to a family and this small event will change this family's life forever. Her first born female offspring will be given to another family.

Last changed: Sep 09 2014 at 8:59 AM