The dispersal of David Jeanes’ herd of commercial milkers at Factory Farm, Gillingham, Dorset, sold to a peak of 2100gns for a July calved heifer by Manat out of a 10,000kg dam. Other July calvers sold to 2050gns for a second lactation cow and 2000gns for a fourth lactation daughter of Belwood Larky.
In-calf heifers due in September to an Angus sold to a top of 1300gns, with maiden heifers reaching 650gns for daughters of Megatone. Four week old heifers by Mohoeve Niveau sold to a peak of 460gns. (Greenslade Taylor Hunt).