Trade appears to be solid throughout in Roscrea for Limousin heifers with Drummin Flower Rose, a September 2010-born heifer from John Mcinerney, taking a call of €5500. This one is a Sympa daughter out of the Mas Do Clo daughter Driummin Dawn, an ET daughter of Drummin Peach and sells with a suckler beef value of €140.
Trading at the same money was Elite Farr, an ET-bred heifer from Edward Tynan. By Ampertaine commander, this November 2010-born heifer is out of the highly successful dam Ardlea Colite, a Vison daughter.
The pre-sale reserve female champion and April 2011-born Newtown Grace from Stanley Richardson has been knocked down at €5400. By Ampertaine Abracadabra, she is out of the Milbrook Tanko daughter Newtown Deobrah and also has a five star suckler beef figure, this time of 91.
The champion, Ardlea Girly a daughter of the ET-bred Elite Abel out of the French-bred Lino daughter Pepita went at €5000. She carries a five-star suckler beef value of 120.
And it seems heifers from the Tynan family are in good demand with Elite Fantago going for €4700. This one is a Tistou daughter out of the Ferry daughter Ardlea S227.
Just prior to these money makers, the April 2010-born Stragheglin Francis from Ciaran Bogue traded at €4900. This Ronick Hawk daughter is out of the Rocky-sired Rathnestin Donaa and Templequain Fifi, a September 2010-born heifer from Thomas O’Shea, exchanged hands at €4400. This one is a Milbrook Dartangan daughter out of the On-Dit sired Templequain Catherine.