Full report from Bringlee British Blue sale

As promised here is a full report from the Bringlee British Blue production sale for Graham Brindley at Carlisle today.

Beyond the prices reported earlier, the best call was a 6500gns bid for Bringlee Candice, an ET daughter of Baroque De L’Ecuse out of Belgian bred cow Berline. This white heifer was imported from Belgium as an embryo and sold to join J Mawer, Toynton, St Peter.

Next best was a 6000gns sale for Bringlee Darcy, again ET bred this bull calf is by homebred sire Bringlee Waldo and out of Burton Ulrika. Sold suckling his recipient dam, Darcy ws first place at the Welsh and Borders calf show last December, buyer was T R Williams, Lampeter.

In at 5200gns was W J C Stewart when claiming another prize winner from the calf show, Bringlee Definie. This blue and white heifer is by Graphite De Dessous La Ville and out of Definie ET De Fooz.

Two sold at 5000gns, the first of which was Bringlee Chrissy, an ET daughter of Cajoleur De Rettigny and out of noted show cow Bringlee Sandy. She was bought by J W Dent and Sons, Barnard Castle.

The second at this level was the best of the bulls on offer, Bringlee Connel. Also an embryo calf, Connel is by Baron Du Bois Bauloye and again out of Sandy. Buying this one were H R Hayton and Son, Appleby, Cumbria.

Changing hands at 4500gns was Bringlee Angie, this one is by Cristal De Somme and out of Bringlee Piggy and was sold having been AI’d in December of Empire D’Ochain and was bought by J Alliston and Sons, Richmond.

Pictures to follow in due course…..