Fri 17 February [FARM SALE]

FARM SALE

Sale Date: Fri 17 February

 

Lawrie and Symington conducted the farm sale on behalf of Mr w Ralston, West Darlochan, Campbelltown. This included the full dispersal of the young stock from Mr Ralston’s “Darlochan” herd of pedigree Holsteins topping this sale was Darlochan History Sheena this De-su History’s Daughter sold in calf to Alta B Good her mother was overall champion at local club stock judging and her grand dam was a pervious campbelltown shown champion, she realised £1350 and and selling to Mr G & A Taylor, Upper Braikley. Mr Taylor also purchased the 2nd top price of the day of £1280 for Darlochan Zelgadis Anna out of the very milky Darlochan Altaiota Anna bred from a rhoin cow which bred many great cows for the Darlochan herd

Other leading prices;

Lot          price                      Name                                                    Purchaser

 7             £1220                    Darlochan Tiergan Janet                D & E Young

15           £1200                    Darlochan Pello Kitty                      Mr R Baillie

3              £1180                    Darlochan Fever Kitty                     D & E Young

2              £1150                    Darlochan Tieran Dolina                                JC Ralston & Son

6              £1100                    Darlochan Tiergan Jane                 D & E Young

12           £1100                    Darlochan Peleo Sheena               Mr R Baillie

21           £1080                    Darlochan History Amy                  D & E Young

24           £1050                    Darlochan Altaoita Sheena           M & G Struthers

5              £1020                    Darlochan Ambious Felicia           N Galbrailth

16           £1020                    Darlochan Pelles Jane                    M & G Struthers

19           £1020                    Darlochan Marvin Sheena            J & M Barr

31           £1020                    Darlochan Pello Bluebell               G & A Taylor

13           £1000                    Darlochan Beau Sheena                                D Graham

17           £1000                    Darlochan Lauthorty Dolly            M & G Struthers

34           £1000                    Darlochan Altaiota Sheena 2       N Galbraith

42           £1000                    Darlochan Fever Jane                     M & G Struthers

Overall 11 Spring Calvers Averaged £1127.27, 15 Summer Calvers averaged £938, 11 Autumn calvers averaged £861, 13 Bulling heifers averaged £656.92, 10 Heifer stirks averaged £516, 9 Heifer calves averaged £265.56.

Also at the sale the firm sold 167 lots of tractors, implements and tools topping the trade was the Massey Ferguson 6470 Dyna 6 which reached £29200.

Other leading prices

Tractors Massey Ferguson 5455 £13500, Massey Ferguson 4345 C/W MF875 Loader £13200, Massey Ferguson 372 £10400, Massey Ferguson 550 £2100, Massey Ferguson 135 £1250.

Implements; Siloking 14m3 feedwagon £11600, Hi spec 2000 slurry tanker £8100, Mardshall QM11 Silage trailer £6900, Lely 280mc Splendimo rear mower £4400, Lely 280mc Splendimo front mower £4100, Maschio Reco Vator £3500, Teagle XT48 Fert Spreader £1150, Redrock Buckrake £900, Jarmet Sprayer £900, Fleming Super Float topper £900.