21 January 2000

Friesians to 870gns

A LARGE crowd turned out to support local dairy farmer &#42 S Braid when he dispersed the milking portion of his Murthat herd of Holstein Friesians at Dumfries.

The 56 head averaged £455 attaining a best of 870gns paid by J M and J Goldie, Newbie Mains for the second calver Murthat Master Bunt. Other cows sold to 780gns, 670gns and 610gns.

(Thomson, Roddick and Lawrie.) &#42