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WATCH: €2,170 for 724kg heifer at Carnew


“There was exceptional trade for all classes with demand driven by Northern Ireland factories and wholesalers as well as exporters” – David Quinn

WATCH: €2,170 for 724kg heifer at Carnew

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“There was exceptional trade for all classes with demand driven by Northern Ireland factories and wholesalers as well as exporters” – David Quinn

Some 1,170 cattle went under the hammer at Carnew Mart’s general cattle sale and Annual Fatstock Show and Sale of Heifers on Saturday (February 1st),

There was exceptional trade for all classes with demand driven by Northern Ireland factories and wholesalers as well as exporters, according to David Quinn – Manager.

Class 1 - Best Factory-Type Cows

  1. Shay Hayden - 1 BB Cow - 846kg - €2100;

  2. Shay Hayden - 1 BB Cow - 782kg - €2000;

  3. John Byrne - 1 CH Cow - 872kg - €1870.

Class 2 - Best Butcher Heifer

  1. Gordon Wheatley - 1 BB Hfr - 612kg - €1740;

  2. Tom Fitzgerald - 1 BB Hfr - 624kg - €1790;

  3. Tim Dunne - 1 BA Hfr - 504kg - €1300.

Class 3 - Best Pair of Continental Butchers Heifers

  1. Michael & John Osbourne - 2 BB Hfrs - 610kg - €1630;

  2. Paddy Keane 2 LM Hfrs - 607kg - €1630;

  3. Trevor and Andrew Minion 2 LM - Hfrs 568kg - €1360.

Class 4 - Best 2 or more Non-Continental Butcher-Type Heifers

  1. Des Tobin - 2 AA Hfrs - 545kg - €1150;

  2. Des Tobin - 2 AA Hfrs - 555kg - €1150;

  3. 3Des Tobin - 2 AA Hfrs - 494kg - €980.

Class 5 - Best Continental Factory-Type Heifer

  1. Pat and Aaron Whelan 1- BB Hfr - 724kg - €2170;

  2. Tom Fitzgerald - 1 BB Hfr - 760kg - €2040;

  3. Joseph Lacey - 1 BB Hfr - 734kg - €1880.

Class 6 - Best Group of Two or More Factory Heifers

  1. Ken Tyner - 2 BB Hfr - 741kg - €1720;

  2. Patrick Keane - 3 LM Hfrs - 593kg - €1240.

Class 7 - Best Group of Two or More Store Heifers

  1. John Gilbert - 2 LM Hfrs - 546kg - €1120;

  2. John Gilbert - 2 LM Hfrs - 556kg - €1210;

  3. Derek Beattie - 1 LM Hfr - 396kg - €1010.

Class 8 - Best 4 or 5-Star Replacement Heifer

  1. Denis Doyle - 1 LM Hfr - 478kg - €1190;

  2. Denis Doyle - 2 LM Hfrs - 388kg - €960;

  3. Seamus O Byrne - 3 LM Hfrs - 381kg - €880.

Class 9 -

Best Weanling/Store Heifer

  1. Martin Darcy - 1 BB Hfr - 566kg - €1440;

  2. Maureen Teague - 1 CH Hfr - 392kg - €1100;

  3. Mace Wafer - 1 BB Hfr - 432kg - €1160.

Image source: Carnew Mart

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