Leading the Tateetra & Rathmore elite heifer sale at €3,500 at Carnaross Mart on Saturday, October 19th was a Limousin-cross entry weighing 440kg.
The purchaser of the top-priced heifer received a meal voucher from Corby Rock to the value of €250.
Over 70 weanling and yearling heifers went under the hammer at the farm's first annual sale; all entries were vaccinated and dosed recently.
Speaking following the sale, which kicked off at 1 pm, a spokesperson for Carnaross Mart, said: "An excellent trade today at Tateetra & Rathmore Farm's Elite Heifer Sale - 100% clearance with a whopping top price of €3,500 for 440kg or €7.95/kg."
"A big thank you to all purchasers today, your custom as always is greatly appreciated." the spokesperson added.
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