“Annual Female Fatstock Show & Sale in Tullow Livestock Mart

“Annual Female Fatstock Show & Sale in Tullow Livestock Mart continues to show cases the best
of the cattle.”
Female show & sale continues the lively trade for the stores with beef meeting a demand around
the ring, competition strong for the young heavy cattle. The cull cows were first to the ring meeting
a steady trade especially for the young beef cows, with the trade for store cows somewhat improved
on previous weeks. Beef Heifer classes followed and once again selling well with many factory agents
around the ring. The store and weanling heifers are continuing to trade strong with a lively farmer
Cull Cows sold from €750 to €1020 for the heavy cows with the store cows selling from €200 to €800
with the Kg. Beef Heifers sold from €720 to €1070 with the Kg with the majority selling from €800 to
€950. Store heifers €450 with the Kg for the lighter planner heifers and up to €950 with the Kg for
the forward heifers. A hugh word of thanks must go the sponsors and exhibitors.
The following is a list of the prize winners.
Factory Cow
1st Derry Rothwell, Greenhall, Tinahely
2nd Declan Kealy, Athy
3rd Andrew Jacob, Clonmullen, Bunclody
Best Fat Heifers
1st Ken Tyner, Shillelagh,
2nd Ken Tyner, Shillelagh,
3rd Thomas Bolger, Clonagoose
Best Group of Fat Heifers
1st PJ Farrell, Moylisha,
2nd Ita & Andrew Kinsella, Bennekerry,
3rd PJ Farrell, Moylisha
Best Store Heifer
1st Derry Rothwell, Tinahely
2nd Sean McArdle, Cavan
3rd Barry Nolan, Barraghmore
Best Pair of Store Heifers
1st Andrew Jacob, Clonmullen
2nd Mogue Mahon, Bunclody
3rd Liam Dunne, Rathmore
Best Weanling Heifer
1st David Richardson, Aghade
2nd Frank Bailey, Killinure,
3rd David Richardson, Aghade