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:

Price Lot Animal Name Sired by Breeder
4000 36 Moydrum Moonraker Moydrum King Michael & Oliver Flanagan Moydrum, Athlone, Co.Westmeath.
4000 15 Caggle Master Coneyisland Legend Frank Gibbons, Caggle Strokestown, Co. Roscommon
3800 42 Steil Miko 299 The Moss Kriss Cathal & JJ McCormack Steil, Tulsk, Castlerea, Co.Roscommon
3700 44 Lahees Dan R420 Bunlahy John G Cathal Duignan, Laheen House, Eslin Bridge, Ck-On-Shannon Co. Leitrim.
3700 49 Steil Mr Mac 308 The Moss Kriss L128 Cathal & JJ McCormack Steil, Tulsk, Castlerea, Co.Roscommon
3600 17 Corlismore Proud Corporal Netherton Mr Brazillian Sean McKiernan, Corlismore,Co. Cavan
3500 41 Drumcarbin M Belter Retties JFK Shane McKiernan, Ballinagh, Cavan
3500 25 Corlismore Man Netherton Mr Brazillian Sean McKiernan, Corlismore,Co. Cavan
3400 33 Drumcrow Plusone Drumcrow Joker Frank McKiernan, Lacken Lower, Ballinagh, Co. Cavan
3400 21 Drumcrow Montana Drumcrow Joker Frank McKiernan, Lacken Lower, Ballinagh, Co. Cavan
3300 12 Berry Matt Bohey Jasper Patrick Murphy, Ross, Glasson, Athlone, Co.Westmeath
3250 51 Dunlaveymore Marley Bohey Jasper Michael Gallagher, Lavey

Charlestown  Co. Mayo

3200 32 Drumcarbin M Buddy Retties JFK Shane McKiernan, Ballinagh, Cavan
3150 4 Kerins Marshall Owenmore Kit Bernard Kerins, Carnaree, Ballymote, Co. Sligo
3100 47 Steil Masterpiece The Moss Kriss Cathal & JJ McCormack Steil, Tulsk, Castlerea, Co.Roscommon
3100 9 Rockville Martin Logboy Fergal Anthony Dockery, Carrow  Elphin, Co. Roscommon
3100 35 Laheens Major Friarstown Ideal Pete Cathal Duignan, Eslinbridge, Ck-On-Shannon
3000 24 Driney Marshall Galcantry Preditor V9 Gerard Regan, Driney, Loughlynn Co. Roscommon
3000 40 Clonagh Mighty Brazillian Netherton Mr Brazillian Garreth Behan, Ballyfin, Portlaoise Co. Laois

Lot 8 Sells for highest price of €5300 – Breeder: Hugh Fox, Kye, Elphin, Co. Roscommon

1st Place Class 1 _ Bernard kerins, Carnaree, Ballymote, Co. Sligo

2nd Place Class 2 – Sean McKiernan, Corlismore, Cavan

1st Place Class 2 – gerard Regan, Loughlynn Castlerea, Co. Roscommon

2nd Place class 4 – Cathal & JJ McCormack, Steil, Tulsk, Castlerea, Co. Roscommon

Male Champion – Lot 43 – Breeder : Cathal Duignan, Eslin Bridge, Ck-On-Shannon, Co. Leitrim

Reserve Male Champion – Lot 39 – Breeder: Cathal Duignan, Eslin Bridge, Ck-On-Shannon, Co. Leitrim

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

Price Lot Name Sire Breeder
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