Kilkenny mart held their first multi-breed Show & Sale of 2019 on Wednesday 20th March at Cillin Hill. Limousin met with a 93% clearance and an average selling price of €2,684.62.

Judge for the Limousin Classes was Mr. Michael Fox. Taking the plaudits of Champion bull was Farmleigh Malcom a September 2017 born son of the homebred Farmleigh Jager (an Ampertaine Commander son) and Farmleigh Jane (a Newtown Hugo) daughter. Malcom has five star ratings in Terminal Index, Carcass weight and Carcass conformation. Malcom was bred in Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford by Joe and David Swaine. Malcom sold for €2,600.

Standing in Reserve was Brian Campion’s Knockiel Mayweather, a Keltic Handsome son. Mayweather has five star ratings in Replacement Index, Docility, Carcass weight, Carcass conformation and Daughter calving. Mayweather sold for €2,800.


Exhibitor Price (€) Bull Name Sire Terminal Index Replacement Index Show Placing
Oliver Byrne 3350 Ballyquirke Mack Elderberry Galahad 139 71
Michael Mahoney 3250 Dangan Marco Roundhill Saturn 137 97 3rd prize
Clive Jennings 3100 Brooklands Marvel Lodge Hamlet 160 108
Anthony Breenan 2900 Mineare Morton Elderberry Galahad 148 138
Trevor Masterson 2800 Galbally Mars-Bar 1302 Galbally Danastic 139 129
Brian Campion 2800 Knockiel Mayweather Keltic Handsome 121 122 Reserve Champ
Oliver Byrne 2700 Ballyquirke Mike Tomschoice Jet 121 107
Tom Swaine 2600 Farmleigh Malcom Farmleigh Jager 142 73 Champion
Michael Mahoney 2500 Dangan Majesty 2 Roundhill Saturn 128 112
Bobby Jones 2500 Bremore Mother Hocker Bremore Jam Jar 147 69
Geraldine Collins 2400 Beechmount Meridan Amperatine Gigolo 142 126
Anthony Breenan 2300 Mineare Miller Tomschoice Imperial 132 121
Geraldine Collins 1700 Beechmount Monty Norman Inventor 113 92




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