26 June 1998

Scalesfarm 3000gns

A PRODUCTION sale from the Scalesfarm Holstein Friesian herd for Norfolk vendors J A Askew and Partners was held at Crewe, where top price was 3000gns.

Scalesfarm Inspiration Nora, served for her second in November by Astre Starbuck, was bought by A J and P G Barrell, Thetford, Norfolk. The third calver Scalesfarm Raider Seabreeze, with her first two lactations over 8000kg, realised 2250gns.

Averages 72 cows and heifers £847 and 17 served heifers £826. (Wright-Manley.) &#42