2 April 1999

Son tops bidding

A SON of successful Simmental sire Sacombe Wishful Thinking collected the shows supreme ticket and the top price of 1450gns at the Northern Ireland breed clubs spring fixture at Portadown.

Drumacritten Harry was shown by Co Fermanagh breeder William Nelson and had a beef value of 25. Buyer was Martin King, Ballymena.

A son of Brinkton Brilliant, Garvetagh Jock from Gary Rankins herd at Castlederg, stood reserve champion and made 1350gns. (Automart) &#42