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Catherina Cunnane
Catherina Cunnane
Catherina Cunnane hails from a sixth-generation drystock and specialised pedigree suckler enterprise in Co. Mayo. She currently holds the positions of editor and general manager at That's Farming, having joined the firm during its start-up phase in 2015.
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37 top-drawer show quality entries for Victoria Farms’ Elite Heifer Sale

37 hand-picked show quality females – both maiden and in-calf – are set to come under the hammer in Victoria Farms’ Elite Heifer Sale this weekend.

The virtual timed auction will run on MartEye, in conjunction with Mid-Tipp (Thurles) Mart from 1 pm on Friday, August 25th, 2023, to 7 pm on Monday, August 28th, 2023.

Gabriel Sloyan will hold an open day on the farm, to coincide with the sale from 12 noon until 7 pm on Saturday, August 26th, 2023, and viewings can be arranged by appointment on Sunday and Monday.

The sale features five in-calf heifers, a second-calving cow and 30 maiden heifers of varying ages.

According to the Ballyhaunis, Co Mayo farmer, all “maiden heifers have been scanned correct and right for breeding and are certified to that effect”.

The catalogue includes females with Belgian Blue, Charolais, Limousin, Salers, Simmental and Hereford influence.

The sale includes daughters of a number of stockbulls and renowned AI sires, including:

  • FSN;
  • ELZ;
  • LSP;
  • EBY;
  • BB2247;
  • LM2206;
  • LM4104;
  • BB4498;
  • BB5223;
  • PPS;
  • BB6634;
  • BB4324;
  • LM4058;
  • S905;
  • RWS;
  • S841.

Heifers are in-calf to AI sires including:

  • EBY;
  • S841;
  • LM4184.

See a direct link to the sales catalogue on MartEye – Here, you can find parentage details, date of birth, calving dates, ect.

To register to bid, submit an application and phone Mid-Tipp (Thurles) Mart.

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Photography – Agri Images

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