Leading trade at 18,000gns was the reserve champion (Lot 243) animal forward fromNeil Massie, Morven Kyle. Sired byBlelack Evolution he is out of Kincarie Kylie G031 and is a bull packed withmaternal strength. This bull waspurchased by F J Fraser and Son, Newton of Idvies.
Next in the money at10,000gns (Lot 157) was the senior champion forward from Messrs J Gilmour, BelhavenDryburgh Abbey L344. Another Pershore son, he is out of Belhaven Delia J125 andhas a TSI of +43 and a SRI of +59. This March 2011 born bull sold to K Pratt,Peterculter, Aberdeenshire.
Mr Massie and Sons were again in the money with another lot,Blelack Lord Handsome L739 selling at 11,000gns (LOT 269). This Netherallan Peter Pershore E052 son isout of Blelack Lady Heather E169 who is out of the same dam as Lady HeatherD977, who bred the 25,000gns Stirling supreme champion Blelack Lord Hildalgo. Thisone sold to Mr Doyle, Co Tyrone.
Also at the same money and from the same home was BlelackJustin Eric L772 (LOT 310). By Blelack Equity J127 and out of Blelack Jury Erica G783this exceptional young calf sold to D W Sinclair and Co, Orkney.
Another Massie entry also selling for a five figure sum of10,000gns was Blelack Jupiter Eric L707 (LOT 240). This April 2011 born son is byNetherallan Peter Pershore and out of Blelack Jubilee Erica F442 and accordingto Mr Massie, is one of the best Peter sons they have had. This one sold toDavid Walker, Nairn, Inverness.
The champion animal Shadwell Excalibur L552, forward fromthe Shadwell Estate sold for 7,000gns (LOT 325). Sired by the famous Pershore he is outof Shadwell Evora J443 and this was the first time the ShadwellEstate Company owned by Sheikh Hamdan, Dubai had exhibited and sold at the sale.This lot sold to J Walker and Son, Sauchenbush, Echt, Aberdeenshire.
Lot 323 Halbeath Kentucky L451 from R and N Orr sold for 9,000gns to Drochil Castle Farm, Peebleshire.
LOT 258 Isauld Blackhawk L151 from MessrsPottinger sold for 9,000gns to M and B McCombie, Aberdeenshire.