20 March 1998

Welsh Black bull

A WELSH Black bull, Nantrhys Eilir 2nd, from broadcaster and farmer Dai Jones, Llanilar, Aber-ystwyth, made the top price of 1750gns at the breed societys Dolgellau sale.

The June 1996-bred bull, which weighed 710kg, combines some old bloodlines. He is by Hafodesgob Eilir 3rd and out of Neuadd Caran Ddu 267th. Buyers were Gwilym Jenkins and Sons, Talybont. (Farmers Marts – R G Jones).