4300gns top for Stirling Beef Shorthorn females

The female champion from the pre-sale show, Cairnsmore Cindy Tulip from the Landers family took top price in the Beef Shorthorn females here at Stirling this afternoon. This one, by Elliot Boo Boo made 4300gns. She is out of Cairnsmore Zoe White, a Fearn Scotsman daughter. she sold with a TSI of +11 and an SRI of +13 to Mr Hall.

At 3000gns was Uppermill Skylark the reserve female champion from James Porter. She is by Podehole Yeoman and out of Oldglenort Skylark, a Glenisla Thunder. She has a TSI of -1 and an SRI of +1 and went to Ian Graham, Balgay Farms.

Making 2500gns was Holmeere Millicent 10 from Mark Holmes. This is a Holmeere Alistair daughter out of Holmeere Millicent 8, an Uppermill Ramsay daughter. She sold to Mr Addison, Penrith.

Following that at 2100gns was Eva Wildeyes 5 of Skaillhouse from C Macadie and Sons. She is by Uppermill Farquaharson and out of Eva Wildeyes of Skaillhouse, an Uppermill Bounder daughter. This was sold to Mr Thomson, Cluth. A 2000gns bid then secured Tofts Joyful from Playfair Farms for T A and J Swinbank. She is a Tofts Premier daughter out of Tofts Joyful, a Tofts Captain daughter she sold with a TSI of +6 and an SRI of +6.

Selling for 1900gns was Queenamoan Zara from B and S Slater. This is by Chapelton Wildfire and out of Woodend Lancaster, a Pennan Winchester daughter. She sold with a TSI of +10 and an SRI of the same value she went to Balgay Farms.

Average; 21 females £1770 (United Auctions).