25 April 1997

HF calved heifers

CALVED heifers met the best trade at Ross-on-Wyes latest Holstein Friesian sale, selling to 1000gns and levelling at £793.

Top price came from J &#42 Pursey, Hereford, to take a Sunny Boy heifer from R J Potter, Stratford-upon-Avon.

Cows sold to 825gns for a second calver and served heifers made to 770gns.

AVERAGES: Calved heifers £1101; calved cows £773. (Gwilym Richards with Williams and Watkins)