The trade topped at 2000gns twice for two second lactation daughters of “Welcome Armitage Pesky” both giving around 40kgs and selling to a volume buyer from Dorset. Other cows sold to 1950gns and 1850gns. The mostly July calved heifers topped at 1900gns for a daughter of “ABS Poldark”, with others to 1880gns and 1820gns leading to a very good average of £1601.
Incalf heifers sold to 1150gns twice for daughters of “Apina Nadal”. Heifer calves to 320gns twice for daughters of “Seagull-Bay MVP” and “Bryceholme SS Boastful”.
28 buyers were recorded for the 188 cattle on offer travelling from Cornwall to Gloucestershire and all counties in between creating the following impressive averages:
|126||Cows & Heifers (including 42 heifer calves @ £293)||£1476|
|15||Out of Warranty Cows||£558|
|1||Five year old Aberdeen Angus Bull||£1260|