As we draw to the close of the Simmental sale here at Perth, there’s been a flurry of bids for Ashland Vince 2 from P Kelly. This dark red bull stood second in his class yesterday and sold with a TSI of +18 and is by Camus Pioneer and out of Ashland Pretty Lucy and sold at 6500gns.

Also making good money late on was Popes Viking from Jimmy and Vicky Wood, Preston. Viking is by Salisbury Challenger and out of Cargibbitt Trixie-Belle and sold at 5800gns.