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.
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