Bristol Limousins reach 5500gns peak

Top call at today’s Limousin sale at Bristol was a 5500gns call for Chytodden Elite from H W Hollow. This ET bred maiden heifer is by Objat and out of Chytodden Birthdaygirl,a  Ugo daughter. She has a beef value of +41 and has previously been flushed twice. Buying her was John Crofts, Nottinghamshire.

Second best at 5000gns was Exmoor Elf, a 2009-born maiden heifer by Sympa from the dispersal of the Exmoor herd for W H White. She is out of Exmoor Urchin, a Greenwell Manager daughter and has a beef value of +34. She went to Vicky Maynard and Matt Smith for the Columbpark herd.

Selling at 4600gns was bull Rosecroft Fantastic from David and Anne Wheeler. this Grahams Unbeatable son is out of Millfields Clara, a Sympa daughter and has a beef value of +42. He sold to Mr Webber, Somerset.

At 4200gns was Exmoor Crystal, a Sympa-sired second calver out of Exmoor Vanity, a Ronick Hawk daughter. She sold to Messrs Howells, Glemoransh.

And making 4000gns was Exmoor Flame, a Wilodge Cerberus heifer out of Exmoor Amber, a Sympa daughter. This one has a beef value of +35 and sold to Jack Neale, Cornwall.