Charolais sale on for Carnaross
Published 01/11/2011 | 05:00
Carnaross Mart and the Irish Charolais Society are to host a special show and sale of Charolais-cross weanlings at Carnaross next Tuesday.
With a total prize fund of €1,000, judging will start at 3pm, followed by the sale at 5pm.
A first prize of €100 will be on offer for the best Charolais-cross weanling bull, with €50 for second place and €25 for third.
The same prizes will be on offer for the best Charolais-cross weanling heifer.
A top prize of €200 is available for the best group of three or more weanling bulls and best group of three or more weanling heifers. Second prize and third prize in these categories will be €50 and €25 respectively.
Finally, first prize in the best breeding heifer category will be €100, followed by €50 for second place.
The Charolais show and sale will be followed by the usual weanling sale at Carnaross, which will start at 6pm.
For more information, contact Carnaross Mart on 046 924 0109.