Supporting Farmers in Scotland Since 1893
A 'glorious 12th' trade prevailed throughout for the Mid-Month sale of pedigree and commercial dairy cattle at Beeston on Tueday, with buyers forward from as far afield as Dumfriesshire all the way down to Essex.
TWO females sold for the top price of £3500 at Wright-Manley's month-end sale of pedigree and commerical dairy cattle at Beeston Auction Mart.
JUST shy of £310,000 changed hands at the dispersal of Andrew and Alison Bunting's Newabbey Holstein herd at Carlisle, last week, where a top price of 18,000gns was achieved.
AN excellent selection of quality bred cattle were on offer to a packed ringside of buyers at United Auctions' fair day show and sale of 398 stores last week.
THE reserve champion headed up the July Craven dairy auction with a price tag of £2300 at Skipton, on Monday, where the recent ARLA milk price reduction may have had an influence on prices.
THE fourth and final sale of Richard and Heather Thompson's Grinkle herd reached a top of 4800gns at Bennison House Farm, Sneaton.
YOUNGSTOCK from the Lismulligan British Friesian herd met a strong demand at Basil and Adam Lawson's annual sale at Carlisle, last week, selling to 3900gns.
AT Aberdeen and Northern Marts' recent summer show and sale of store cattle, it was the champion which went on to top the trade at £1580.
NEARLY 350 pedigree and commercial dairy cattle sold at Wright Marshall's mid-month dairy sale at Beeston, last week, which included special sections for the Western Holstein Club's Focus Milk sale.
IT WAS the champion which led the trade at Monday's sale of dairy cattle through Craven Cattle Marts' Skipton centre.