The batch of 60 2019-born heifers were weighed on Newford Farm, the 100-cow suckler-to-beef herd located in Teagasc Athenry, on Tuesday 14 July.

The average weight of the heifers was 485kg, with heifers achieving an average daily liveweight gain (ADG) of 0.66kg since turnout on 24 March.