For the first time this year incalf heifers were consistently over £2000 to a top of £2152.50 on three occasions for dispersal sale heifers from P Wedden & Partners “Braden Chili Pamela”, Hawkins Farm Partnership “Tarischka Lancaster Opal” and M Hooper & Sons Ltd “Tomson Aladdin Bluebird 87”. All three vendors had others at 2000gns as did GA & H Vicary “Peeve Toruqe Poverty” all due August.
Bulling heifers were back over 1000gns with Kingspool Lambda Mandy 7 & Magnus Daisy 2 at 1040 gns each. Others from Kingspool at 1020gns and 1000gns. Well grown heifer calves from JF Cobb & Sons produced a brighter trade selling to 420gns x 4.
The dispersal sale of commercial, robot milked cows for AB Holliday from the Isle of Wight sold to 1900gns for the 3rd lactation May calver with the commercial youngstock dispersal for AK & SJ King producing incalf heifers due August at 1780gns, bulling heifers to 980gns x 2 and yearling heifers to 550gns.
20 vendors from across the South West and Eastern Counties produced an excellent catalogue of 388 Head which generated no less than 45 successful purchasers (many others leaving empty handed) from Worcester, to North Wales, Carmarthenshire & South Western Counties and the following averages:-
| Incalf Heifers||£1868.12|
| Served Heifers||£1222.50|
| Yearling & Younger Heifers||£587.21|
| Holstein Heifer Calves||£364.00|