Mon 28 September [Dairy Cattle]

Dairy Cattle

Sale Date: Mon 28 September

36 Dairy Cattle forward to a full ringside of buyers. Trade was very good for all lots forward. In total the 18 Technicolour Show & Sale cattle averaged £1,658.34 with the overall Show Champion Letterkenny Goldfish Sherry an April born heifer giving well over 30kg a day from J. Hunter & Son, West Tarbrax sold for £2,499 to the Judge Mr W. Brewster, West Boreland, Thornhill, Stirling. Reserve Champion Yester Homestead Mia a fantastic May 2013 born heifer from M. & G. Struthers, Bankhead, Windygates, Fife sold for £1,911 again to Mr W. Brewster, West Boreland. The 15 commercial Dairy Cattle averaged £1.272.67 topping at £1,720 for a Hol Fries hfr from J. & A. Graham, Couch, Harthill.

Prize List

Class 1 – Heifer In-milk Born before 30/4/13

1st & Champion -  Lot 12 - £2,499 to W. Brewster, West Boreland

2nd - Lot 9 - £1,890 to J. & J. I. Dunlop, Eastfield

3rd – Lot 303 (Byretown) £1,500 to Undisclosed buyer

 Class 2 – Heifer In-milk Born after 1/5/13

1st & Reserve – Lot 13 - £1,911 to W. Brewster, West Boreland

2nd – Lot 22 - £2,152.5 to R. Denholm & Son, West Lochdrum

3rd – Lot 14 - £2,205 to R. Denholm & Son, West Lochdrum

 Class 3 – Bull any age

1st – Lot 24 £1,575 to J. Watson & Sons, Westtown

2nd – Lot 23 - £1,575 to W. Henderson & Son, Carlindean

 Other leading prices –

Technicolour

£2,499 West Tarbrax, £2,331 A. Hunter, West Tarbrax, £2,205 Dykehead, £2,252.50 West Tarbrax, £1,911 Bankhead, £1,890 x2 West Tarbrax, £1,785, £1,659 West Tarbrax, £1522.50 Parkend.

Commercials

£1,720 Couch, £1,500 Byretown, £1,480, £1,450 Couch, £1,420, £1,350 Hawksland, £1,300 x2 Byretown & Couch.