• 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.

  • ALMOST 1000 enthusiastic Holstein breeders attended last weekend's on-farm sale of the Sterndale and Peak herds, where trade peaked at 10,000gns.

  • NO FEWER than 52 lots made £2000 or more at Wright Manley's mid-monthly sale of pedigree and commercial dairy cattle at Beeston, where 280 head of cattle were forward and only one failed to sell.

  • First time exhibitor, Thomas Threkeld, Bow House Farm, Glencaple, Dumfries, made his presence felt at last week's Limousin society sale at Carlisle, selling the top priced bull at 10,500gns.

  • A PACKED ringside of both commercial and pedigree breeders were in attendance for the dispersal of J Fawcett's Merkland herd of Luing cattle, at Wallets Marts, Castle Douglas, where a top price of 3000gns was achieved for the stock bull, Luing Northern Star, purchased by Rory Bell buying for his Plenderleith herd at Roxburgh Mill, Kelso.

  • THE FIRST sale of imported European fresh calved cows and heifers and in-calf heifers for more than 20 years at Beeston Castle Auction Mart, attracted a large crowd and a lead price of £2600.