Listowel farm sold for 2.65 million euro.

A 200-acre farm in Listowel has sold at auction for 2.65 million euro. The new owners are believed to be from the Lixnaw area. Listowel-based solicitor Paddy Fitzgibbon acted on behalf of the winning bidders who paid over 13,000 an acre for the farm. The auction held in Tralee yesterday opened at two million euro and there were 13 other bids before the price was reached. The farm has a quota of 200,000 gallons.