14th Spring Rare Breed SaleSaturday 29th April 2017
Spring Rare Breed Sale Report
Saturday 29th April
Cattle prices to 1380 gns for a pedigree Highland Cow with a heifer calf at foot from J Carr
Other notable prices included 1300 gns for a Hereford bull from S Tate, 1020 gns for a Longhorn cow from C Lilly and 1000 gns for a White Park Cow with calf at foot from J Carrick.
Pedigree Sheep top price was £335 for a Ryeland Gimmer Shearling from S Clark other prices £230 for a Jacob ram from L Burgess £220 for a Golden Guernsey male goat from D & A K Potter £200 for a Ryeland Gimmer Shearling from Mrs S G Trimmings
Top Price Primitive sheep was £210 for a Hebridean Ewe from G Crowther. Shetland ewes made up to £85 from Mrs C E Kinnies.
There were no poultry this sale because of the DEFRA restrictions due to Avian Flu. There was however the sale included a small entry of hatching eggs.