Salers Society Autumn Show & Sale
Congratulations to both Male and Female Champion winners. Seamus Nagle, Doolin, Co. Clare on winning the Salers Champion Bull with Doonagore Major, sired by Jovial (JVL). The Salers Female Champion was won by Thomas McGreal, Westport, Co. Mayo with Clew Bay May sired by Ballymackeogh Hugh (BHU).
Top price in the sale was the Champion Bull which sold for €5,000 and the champion female was unsold at €4,200. A 100% clearance for the maiden heifers with the average price €2,600.00 with the top price €4,000.
Eight bulls sold out of thirteen entries and 90% of the weanling heifers sold.
Salers Calf Championships 2013:
The Final of the Salers Calf Championships was held at the Salers Annual Show and Sale last Saturday in Roscrea with a very large attendance.
Bull Calf Champion was Sligo Muirse sired by Democrate, Dam, Sligo Hearty, owned by Bernard Hunt, Sligo Salers, Gurteen, Co. Sligo.
Heifer Calf Champion was Clew Bay May, sired by Ballymackeogh (BHU), Dam Manusmore Helga, owned by Thomas McGreal, Clew Bay Salers, Prospect, Westport, Co. Mayo.