Giving 26.5 litres, this champion of the pre-sale show, sold to show judge, Martyn Jennings of Lane End Farm, Cowling, who also bought the Swire’s February champion.
This top price was shared by a heifer from Peter Baul, Bishop Thornton, Harrogate which sold to John Whittaker, Laneshawbridge.
Mr Baul sold another of his heifers for the next best price of £2050 to Frank Wrathall, Gisburn.
The Swires later sold a freshly calved cow, giving 42 litres for £2000 to Wick Williams, Nantwich, Cheshire.
Averages; Heifers £1582, Cows £1538.