Greenslade Taylor Hunt have reported another very large entry of 120 dairy cows and heifers at Sedgemoor Market at the weekend.
Others sold to £1,950 for Messrs HM Heywood & Sons, £1,940 twice for Mr B Rose & Son and John & Heather Snook. £1,920 for Messrs J R and J
Cows also went to £1,950 for first time consigners, Mr P E King from
In calf heifer sold to £1170 for Mr S H Ham. In calf cows to £1,100 (2nd) Mr MG Walters, Bruton. Bulling heifers to £880 twice to average £838 and calves to £280 twice.
There was a smaller mixed quality entry of 124 suckler cows, but the sale saw another very bright trade, especially for the better quality units.
The highlight of the day was a £4,000 call for a pedigree
A grand consignment from Messrs White and Son from
Averages: First quality heifers, £1,851; second quality heifers, £1,416; First quality cows, £1,775; second quality cows, £1,205. (Greenslade Taylor Hunt)