|The Irish Angus Cattle Society Elite Show & Sale was held in Carrick on Shannon on Saturday 10th December .Show was sponsored by Connollys Red Mills. Judge Norman Little tapped forward Laheens David R419 as his Male Champion, born October 2015 and sired by Bunlahy John G this bull was bred by Cathal Duignan, Eslin Bridge, Ck-On-Shannon, Co. Leitrim and sold for €4100, purchased by Kenny Preston, Omagh , Co. Tyrone.
Reserve Champion bull was also bred by Cathal Duignan, Laheen House, Eslin Bridge, Ck-On-Shannon Co. Leitrim. Laheens Miko, was born September 2015 and sold for €3100. This bull was also sired by Bunlahy John G and purchased by Barbara Leavy, Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford.
Highest priced bull on the day was Lot 8 Greeve Powerhouse bred by Hugh Fox, Kye, Elphin, Co. Roscommon and sold for €5300 and purchased by Thomas Rushe, Grallagh, Ballinagare.
Other Male Prices:
Champion Heifer was awarded to Clooncolligan Minnie Bred by Kevin Diffley Clooncolligan,Bornacoola, Ck-On-Shannon Co. Leitrim, sired by Drumshan Harry and sold for €5100 to John O’Brien, Cork.
Reserve Champion heifer was Carrigroe Mrs Dunbar, bred by J & F Appelbe, Carrigroe, Clonakilty Co. Cork, sired by Nightingale Dunbar and sold for €8300 to Kenny Preston, Omagh, Co. Tyrone. This was the highest Sale Price.
Other female prices
|5700||63||Brideswell May||Bohey Jasper||Pat Harrison, Brideswell, Athlone, Co. Westmeath|
|5400||57||Coolrain Lena||Friarstown Ideal Pete||Nigel Peavoy, Longmeadow, Mountrath, Co. Laois|
|5000||69||Moydrum Monalisa||Bohey Jasper||M & O Flanagan, Moydrum, Athlone, Co. Westmeath|
|4100||81||Millbawn Missie||Rawburn Edge||Amanda Bogan & Conor Craig, Coolarty, Edgeworthstown, Longford|
|4100||86||Newbridge Miss Perfect||Allwood Pepper H246||Brendan & Edel McCawley, Dowra, Co. Leitrim|
|4000||77||Berry Misty||Bohey Jasper||Patrick Murphy, Ross, Glasson, Athlone Co. Westmeath|
|3700||87||Luddenmore Frances||Young Dale Touchdown||Michael Sheahan,
Grange Kilmallock ,Limerick
|3600||79||Yambo Margaret||Lisduff Dandy||Michael Oates, Kilvoy, Mantua, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon|
|3550||58||Brideswell Lance||Ballyshannon Eric||Pat Harrison, Brideswell, Athlone, Co. Westmeath|
|3050||55||Dowagh Lemon||Drumever Erick||Brendan O’Mahony, Claremorris, Co. Mayo
|3000||59||Cairnmor Lacey||Prussselstown Lord Hill View||David Holland, Bunlacken, Cullohill, Co. Laois|