rm Inquiry given the time of year, topping at PS1,800 for a Limousin cow and bull calf
from Messrs GEH & SJ Stoddart, Hillside, Wigton.
Calved heifers Overall av pounds 1,406; Lim hfr + bull calf
to pounds 2,050; Lim hfr + hfr calf to pounds 2,050; BB hfr + bull calf
to pounds 2,000; BB hfr + hfr calf to pounds 1,960; Hfd x hfr + bull calf
to pounds 1,100; Hfd x hfr + hfr calf to pounds 1,240; ped Lim hfr + hfr calf to pounds 1,700; ped Lim hfr + bull calf
to pounds 1,750; ped Lim cow + bull calf
to pounds 1,837; Sal hfr + bull calf
to pounds 1,360; WB hfr + hfr calf to pounds 1,520; WB hfr + bull calf
to pounds 1,450.
If you want to keep a bull calf
to raise for beef, have him castrated ASAP.
Lim 1st calver + bull calf
to pounds 1,200; Lim 2nd calver + hfr calf to pounds 1,260; Lim 4th calver + hfr calf to pounds 1,150; Lim 5th calver + bull calf
to pounds 1,140; Blonde 1st calver + bull calf
to pounds 1,340; Char 2nd calver + bull calf
to pounds 1,360; Lim 6th calver + bull calf
to pounds 960.
The top priced cow at 2,400 guineas was the eight-year-old cow Coland Queenie, sold with bull calf
at foot and consigned by Denis and Hilda Rogers, Haverfordwest.
The bull calf
she had was as gentle as you could ask for.
Leading the sale was the January 2012-born bull calf
Melbreak Hero, who made 9,000gns for the day's judge, James Callion, Co Tyrone.
Thrunton Belinda sold with her three-month-old bull calf
Thrunton Errol at foot.
Staff are celebrating the arrival of the as-yetunnamed, eight-stone male, which joins strapping bull calf
Flannery, who was born in July and female Cara, who arrived in October.
Following the collective sale, an offering from the Gavenny herd ofE& N Phillips of Black Meadows Farm, Llantilio-Crossenny, Abergavenny, achieved the day's top priced female at 2,300gns, the July 2005-born Gavenny Aster, sold with her April 2008-born bull calf
, Gavenny Darwin, at foot toW Jones of Goetre, Abergavenny.
We have one Jersey bull calf
and one Holstein bull calf
Limousin heifer with bull calf
pounds 1,450 Ellen Bank Limousin cow with Heifer Calf pounds 1,280 pounds 1,180 Ellen Bank Limousin cow with bull calf
pounds 1,150 Manor Farm Blue Bulling Heifer pounds 800 pounds 700 Dockray Farm Limousin bulling heifer pounds 715 pounds 650 Dockray Farm.