Making 4000gns was Islavale Atlas from Stewart Stronach (lot 22). He’s a Darsham Lucky Strike son out of Islavale Heather, a Gretna House Supersonic daughter and has a TSI of +23 and an SRI of +18. Buyer here was C j roots, Dumfries.

Then collecting 4500gns was Team Apollo (lot 24). This one is by Tilbrook Noble and out of Team Macey, a Riverdale Dakota daughter and has a TSI of +32 and an SRI of +38. He went to Mountquhanie Farms, Fife.

Trade has been a tad patchy and slow so far today after a strong start.