We had a successful days selling at the Premier sale in Roscrea in February with our highest price going for €6,100 “Elite Jason Et” a son of the polled bull Ryde Uranos (P). Jason was bred from the imported French dam Colette B. Born in January 2014, Jason came to the ring with a Muscle score of 121 and a Skeletal score of 118. After a flurry of bids he was purchased by Tim Corridan, Fedamore, Co. Limerick to run with his Roundhill herd.
A 14 month old Emerson son “Ardlea Iceman” (a second prize winner) sold for €4,000. Iceman has back breeding to Pelletstown Valour Et and Jordy. He was one of three of our bulls purchased by the judge at this sale Mr. Owain Llyr of Ruthin, North Wales.
“Elite Joel Et” also sold for €4,000. Joel is a son of the French dam Tahiiti B and Loosebeare Fantastic. He picked up the red rosette in his class. He was also acquired by Owain Llyr.
Another bull purchased by Owain Ilyr was “Elite Jackson Et”. Jackson is a Loosebeare Fantastic son. He was placed 3rd in his class and sold for €3,800.