2 April 1999

B&W makes £950

BIDDING reached £950 at the monthly sale of pedigree Holstein Friesian cattle at Uttoxeter.

That was paid for a calved heifer from Burton-on-Trent dairy farmer Simon Clarkes Scotchhills herd, snapped up by C F Cotton and Partners, Whiston. Scotchhills Skychief Eva is bred out of a 9600kg fourth lactation dam by Astro Jet.

Averages: Best quality cows £797, best quality heifers £870, best quality cows £616, best quality heifers £691. (Bagshaws) &#42