WATCH: George Candler


George Candler - a County Roscommon native - began working as a trainee auctioneer in Kilkenny Co-operative Livestock Mart in 1972 and has been a full-time employee since then.

Introduced to the Irish Limousin Society in the early 1980’s, George developed a deep knowledge of the breed and now officiates as auctioneer at several official sales annually; he also sells pedigree cattle and sheep and he can be found dominating the rostrum at horse sales.

He recently received an award from the IFA in recognition of 45 years of service to Kilkenny Mart.

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