The five Saler bulls offered at the breed society’s show and sale – part of the multi-breed beef fixture at Welshpool Livestock Market – averaged 3300gns. Two heifers averaged 2500gns.

 

Show champion Glynne Hall Dynamite made 3000gns for breeder T T Jones and Son, Powys. He is by Mock Arwyn and out of Cuil Vixen. Sale topper was a bull from Peter Donger, Towcester that made 3600gns. His Seawell Faroh is by Trafalgar and out of Viennoise.

 

Two heifers were offered from the Pye family’s Rigel herd based at Yarm, North Yorkshire. Rigel Ballerina and Rigel Babette were both by Sagitaire and stay together heading home with Dorset breeders Steve and Carol Simmons.

 

(Welshpool Livestock Sales)