19 May 2000

200 Holsteins under hammer

OVER 200 head of Holstein youngstock were offered at Wright-Manleys annual spring sale where prices reached 500gns.

Top price was paid for a served heifer by MMB Tennessee from the Wyddgrug herd of North Wales dairy farmers J &#42 Tocque & Son from Mold. Leading the maiden heifer section at 380gns was a daughter of Double Good Sultan from the consignment of Oggie Smith, Great Budworth, Cheshire.

Averages: 196 head £238. (Wright-Manley). &#42