Charolais reach 4100gns at Carlisle

Topping Friday’s offering of Charolais at Carlisle at 4100gns was April 2008-born bull Laverock Dandy from W Richardson and Sons. This is by Laverock Jesmor and out of Laverock Taffeta, a Laverock Pacemaker daughter. He sold to G C Howatson and Sons, Lockerbie.

Selling at 3700gns was Thrunton Discovery from the Campbell family. This is by Newhouse Bigal and out of Thrunton Amelia, a Burradon Talisman daughter. He sold with a TSI of +29 and an SRI of +31 to Liam Muir, Orkney.

At 3000gns and heading to the same buyer was Hallbankgate Doctor from T Bell and Son. This Edenhurst Pioneer son is out of Hallbankgate Bambi, an Alwent Vougeot daughter. He has a TSI of +31 and an SRI of +37.

And making 2700gns was Ravensworth Decimatur, a Doonally New son out of Wigginton Ulay, a Mowbraypark Outshine daughter. He sold with a TSI of +43 and an SRI of +46 to A M Williams, Pwllheli.

Average; nine bulls £2805.83 (Harrison and Hetherington).