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VIDEO: €20,000 for November-2019-born heifer at Elphin

Millburn Phoebe ET pushed up to €18,500 at the dispersal sale of the Millburn and Royal County herds at Elphin Mart earlier today (Saturday, August 29th).

The November-2019-born female, lot number 35a, is out of Ampertaine Foreman and Thomastown Ena.

She went under the hammer with a replacement index of €124 and a terminal index of €169.

Phoebe boasts a five-star rating within the breed for replacement, docility, carcass weight, carcass conformation, daughter milk and daughter calving interval, according to the sales catalogue.  

The AI-bred ET breeding female was presented for sale by renowned pedigree breeder, Richard O’Beirne, Ardour, Cloghans Hill, Tuam, Co. Galway.

Other prices:

Some other notable prices on the day included:

  • €18,500 for Millburn Pretty;
  • €17,000 for Millburn Nightingale, as reported by us here.

Full report to follow.

Image source: Millburn Limousins/ Facebook – Credit: Alfie Shaw

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