South Devons bulls and females to 2000gns at Borderway


Lumbylaw Majestic, a 2010-bred son of Lumbylaw Magnus, topped the bull trade when the South Devon Herd Book Society held its spring fixture at Borderway Mart, Carlisle.


Consigned by A Lee, Alnwick, Northumberland, Majestic had a 600-day weight EBV of +33 and was bought by N and J Newbould and Son, Kircudbright.


Females also reached 2000gns when M R Jenkins, Caithness secured Enterprise Butterscotch – a 2009-bred daughter of Enterprise Condor suckling a bull calf by Woodbastwick Jacana. She was consigned by David Irving, Lockerbie.


Averages: two bulls £995; one cow and calf         £2100 and eight maiden heifers £1391.


(Harrison and Hetherington)