South West & Cork clubs breeding heifer sale
Heifer sale will take place on Saturday September 4th, 2021 at 3.00pm at Roscrea mart. Auctioneer George Chandler.
Open to breeders in the South West (Limerick and Kerry) and Cork Clubs.
This is a sale for breeding females from 10 months old.
Regulations for entry to South West & Cork club heifer sale
|Minimum Weight on sale day|
|Up to 12 months||360kg||16 months||440kg|
|13 months||380kg||17 months||460kg|
|14 months||400kg||18 months||480kg|
|15 months||420kg||19 months||500kg+|
Maiden heifers and first calved heifers with calf at foot are eligible.
Animals must be in vendors herd for a minimum of 6 CONSECUTIVE months prior to sale.
Any animal with a white spot larger than a 1-euro coin should not be entered to the sale and will be rejected.
- Veterinary proof of a negative Johnes test from the animal itself if aged 24 months or over on sale day or from the dam if under 24 months must be supplied to the mart on sale day.
- All animals entered for sale must have tested negative for the BVD Virus once within their lifetime.
- Use of narcotics or pain suppressants is strictly forbidden at all sales.
- Note: The onus is on you the herd owner to ensure all information is up-to-date in advance of sale day.
All animals must have a valid pedigree certificate at time of submitting entry form to sale.
Heifers must be halter trained for the sale.
In the event of a heifer being sold for export (and are not export tested on the day of the sale) this will have to be arranged after the sale.
The onus is on the seller to ensure the parentage of the heifer is correct. It is advisable to have your heifer parent verified.
Entries will close on Fri July 9th. We will need a min of 30 heifers catalogued to go ahead with the sale.
Any queries please contact Michael Roche 087 9452495
September 04th 2021