Over 200 Simmental-cross breeding heifers on offer at Ballymote


In-calve, maiden and weanling heifers will go under the hammer

Over 200 Simmental-cross breeding heifers on offer at Ballymote

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In-calve, maiden and weanling heifers will go under the hammer

The Western Simmental Club’s 24th annual sale of Simmental-X breeding heifers will take place at Aurivo Livestock Mart, Ballymote, Co. Sligo this Saturday (October 5th).

57 in-calve heifers, 87 maiden heifers and 61 weanling heifers are catalogued for the sale.

Entries — all of which have been pre-selected and are export tested — can be viewed between 9:30 am and 10:30 am before the sale gets underway at 10:30 am.

“This sale gives breeders and buyers the opportunity to enhance their breeding programme for the future.” a spokesperson for the Western Simmental Club outlined.

“For many years, we have breeders returning to Ballymote to purchase outstanding quality stock.”

Why Simmental?

  • Fertility;

  • Calving ease;

  • Docility;

  • Milk = calf growth;

  • Weight gain.

Further information

For further information, contact chairman, Sean Larkin — 087 9337491 or secretary, Anne Corcoran — 085 1281240.

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