Auctioneer says weekend sale shows strength of farmland market in Donegal

A Donegal auctioneer says there is very keen interest in agricultural land in the county, with the sale of a 71 acre farm in five lots at the weekend.

In total, the farm near Ballyare realised 830,000 euro, with some of the plots securing 15,000 euro an acre.

Auctioneer Boyd Robinson says it is a significant indication of the strength of the agricultural land market in Donegal............