In an incredibly generous gesture, James and Rachael Griffin of the Hemingford Simmental herd, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, have pledged to donate the entire sale proceeds of their heifer, Hemingford Lancome, to the Breast Cancer Now charity. The March 2020 born...
Some record averages at sales with strong clearance rates, confirmation of the Simmental breed as the UK’s number one continental breed for age at slaughter, and a solid year of financial performance are just some of the highlights from British Simmental Cattle...
SIMMENTALS MILK AND MATERNAL QUALITIES, COMBINED WITH MUSCLE, GROWTH, AND CARCASE TRAITS ADDING UP TO ESSENTIAL PROFIT!
SIMMENTALS TOPPING COMMERCIAL MARKETS AT: THAINSTONE; HALLWORTHY; DUMFRIES; HOLSWORTHY; FROME; MARKET DRAYTON; TRURO; HEXHAM; QUOYBRAE; CARLISLE; SEDGEMOOR; LANCASTER; EXETER; BRECON; ST. BOSWELLS; SHREWSBURY; KILREA; LANARK; AND PENRITH. At Thainstone on 1st October,...
Perth Spring Sale
10,000 gns – Lot 1016 Corskie Proton Sire Popes Laird Dam Corskie Blarney K35 Breeder Mr J Green purchaser Mr J Young Skerrington
10,000 gns – Lot 1079 Ballinalare Farm Rival Sire Camus Brandy Dam Ballinalare Farm Kathleen Breeder Mr J Wilson purchasers D Moffatt, Inerwick & Mr H Macaskill, Woodhall.
9,000 gns – Lot 1019 Kilbride Farm Pele Sire Carnkern Titan Dam Kilbride Farm Eunice K3 Breeder WH Robson & Sons Purcahser Mr B Grant, Dellfield.
8,200 gns – Lot 938 Ashland Perfect Sire Raceview King Dam Ashland Lucy Breeder Mr P Kelly Purchaser D C Houldey, Manor Park.
8,200 gns – Lot 901 Drumsleed Pagan Sire Beeches Kestrel Dam Drumsleed Kristie Breeder Mr G W Smith Purchaser W G MacPherson, Blackford.
Top price females
4200 gns – Lot 792 Darsham Picnic Sire Corrick Kentucky Kid Dam Darsham Kitty Breeder AR Clements & Ptnrs Purcahser Mr Norman, Innes.
2520 gns – Lot 789 Burndennett Penny Sire Burndennett Lennox Lewis Dam Burndennett Hilda Breeder JH Henderson Purchaser Mr Norman, Innes
2205 gns – Lot 813 Darsham remember Me Sire Darsham King Kong Dam Darsham Flash Breeder AR Clements & Ptnrs Purchaser P Ross, Dumfriesshire
2100 gns – Lot 774 Skerrington Rosebud 30th Sire Dovefields Gallant Dam Skerrington Rosebud 9th Breeder Mr J Young Purchaser Firm of J Maxwell, Glasgow.
128 bulls were sold to an average of £2897
30 femaleswere sold to an average of £1434.30
Overall Champion & Junior Champion Strathisla Popeye Sire Blackford Lionheart Dam Strathisla Hannah 2nd Breeder Strathisla Farms – Mr Adrian Ivory
Overall Reserve Champion & Intermediate Champion Blackford Ptarmigan Sire Curlieu Knight Dam Blackford Kittiwake Breeder Mr W G MacPherson
Champion Female Darsham Pringle Sire Corrick Kentucky Kid Dam Darsham Ketlie Breeder AR Clements & Ptnrs
Reserve Female Champion Skerrington Rosebud 30th Sire Dovefields Gallant Dam Skerrington Rosebud 9th Breeder Mr John Young
Senior Male Champion Bruchag Priority Sire Woodhall Klinsman Dam Bruchag Wendy 9th Breeder M/s R & P McAlister
Reserve Senior Male Champion Drumsleed Pagan Sire Beeches Kestrel Dam Drumsleed Kristie Breeder Mr G W Smith
Reserve Intermediate Champion Orlando Pedro Sire Curlieu Major &M Forrester
Reserve Junior Champion Tillymaud Rolls Royce Sire Blackford Lancer Dam Tillymaud Helga Breeder Mr D A Argo
The City of Perth Quaich Trophy went to AR Clements & Partners for Supreme Female Champion Darsham Pringle
The R.H. Carter Trophy for Best group of 3 animals bred by exhibitor went to Mr G W Smith for Drumsleed Pagan, Drumsleed Pheonix & Drumsleed Pacific
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