Katrina Macarthur

Print & Online Journalist

Latest articles from Katrina Macarthur

Errolston Holsteins tops Borderway Dairy Day

averages: 18 Holstein cows in milk, £1366.66; 88 Holstein heifers in milk, £1728.62; 33 West Newton British Friesian dispersal, £1002.72; 11 British Friesian, £1650.00; 23 Montbeliarde and Fleckvieh crosses in milk, £1443.47; seven Ayrshire heifers, £1800.00; 103 New Zealand Friesian summer calving cows, £659.03;

Dendor calf takes National title

A YOUNG heifer from the Jones family, Caersws, Powys, was awarded the supreme championship at the Hereford National Christmas Calf Show, staged at Shrewsbury, last week.

Machinery sales up by £1million

OVER the course of 2018, auctioneer for second-hand agricultural machinery and plant, Cheffins, based in East Anglia, has held 41 sales, with more than 35,000 lots offered throughout the year, at the firm's Cambridge machinery sales at Sutton, on-farm auctions and vintage sales, with overall sales totalling more than £50million, £1million more than 2017.