A 616kg Charolais cross heifer from Monzie Farms, Crieff, stood reserve champion at the pre-sale show, and secured the lead price of £1530 at United Auctions annual Perth Show and Sale at Stirling on Monday.
A great show of pedigree Brown Swiss cattle at Jonny Lochhead's Kedar on-farm sale met a good solid demand peaking at 4100gns on two occasions with buyers forward from as far afield as Pembrokeshire and Northern Ireland.
FATHER and son team, John and William McMordie, of Ballygowan, County Down, led the bull entry at the Hereford Cattle Society spring sale at Hereford, on Tuesday, with sales at 10,800gns, 10,500gns and 8200gns.
IT was a bumper day for the Wilson family and their Warnelview herd from Wood Farm, Thursby, last week, as they led the way at the annual spring show and sale of pedigree Holstein and British Friesian bulls, at Carlisle.
STORE cattle reached a top of 293.3p per kg and £1420 at Dingwall and Highland Marts' show and sale, last week, where for the first time this season trade reflected the current situation within the prime sector.