Glyn Lucas, sale organiser Harrison & Hetherington's head pedigree dairy auctioneer, said: "The industry has progressed to amazing heights with the advent of genomics, in-vitro fertilisation and sexed embryos, and the Black and White sale
is the single best stage for breeders in the UK to market their animals.
NEW YORK-For their twice-yearly white sales
, retailers are offering consumers 20 to 50 percent price reductions on down comforters, blankets, sheets, towels, quilts and pillows.
CUMBRIAN dairy farmers Alan and Christine Watson bid 20,000 guineas for their pick of the renowned Overside herd at the recent Borderway Black and White sale
In a recent white sale
catalog edition, many of the sheets and comforter covers were discounted, but the coordinating quilts were not.
A WORLD first is being offered at the Borderway Black and White Sale
, Carlisle, with two successful bidders able to take their pick from two of the UK's top herds.
The retailer is playing up the 3-Star program in its white sale
circular and in Stewart's publications.
Dairy enthusiasts from across the UK and Europe attended the 20th Borderway Black & White Sale
2 that coincided with an in-store event that week, and will offer many of the items at reduced prices during its upcoming white sale