North West Auctions Lancaster Mart reported a strong trade at their monthly dairy sale with more stock needed to meet demand.
Topping the sale was a £2,500 bid for Stardale Minister Millie. Bred from five generations VG/EX she sold to an undisclosed Irish buyer.
The show champion then achieved the next best call of £2,380. Arnot Freda 200 was put forward by A R and J Whitlow, Poulton-le-Fylde, and was sold to judge, Mr H Evans from
Then an £2,250 was heifer Wyresdale Principal Bettina 110 from M J and H Atkinson, Lancaster, which sold to J J Henderson,
In-calf heifers were in strong demand topping at £1,800 from F W Herd and Son, Carnforth, for strong
Top Ten Prices
Stardale Minister Millie J Burrow & Son £2,500 to Undisclosed Buyer
Arnot Freda 200 R & J Whitlow £2,380 to H Evans
Stardale Minardi Vaakje J Burrow & Son £2,350 to J J Henderson & Son
Wyredale Principal Bettina 110 MJ & H Atkinson 2,250 to J J Henderson & Son
Saltoke Doris 157 W & C Gorst & Sons £2,200 to E
Stardale Planet Maude J Burrow & Son £2,180 to Messrs Swinson
Bilsrow Ramos Amise DJ & S Tomlinson £2,120 to J J Henderson & Son
Alandrew Millstar Queenie G & AE Smith £2,120 to H Evans
Brockafield Matson Tury A Robson £2,100 to N & S J Sanderson
Fingan Buckeye Maggie Ballakillgan Farms £2,080 to Messrs Swinson