Leading trade currently in Carlisle at the Goldies, Procters, Gunnerfleet, Mardoneen and Newmarque sale is Goldies Annie (lot 13). This March 2005-born cow is by Sarkley Ragtime and is out of the Nenuphur daughter Rousette. She sold with a Haltcliffe Bill heifer calf at foot for 11,000gns to Messrs Handley for their Gunnerfleet herd.
Prior to that Goldies Bianca (lot 1), a Goldies Terence daughter out of the Imperial daughter Goldies Truffle sold for 5500gns to an undisclosed buyer, while Goldies Uno (lot 4), a Goldies Oswald daughter out of Rousette sold for 6200gns to L McEldowney, Maghera, Co Down.
Just after that the next lot in the ring Goldies Anne, a Ragtime daughter out of Rosabelle sold for 5000gns to E J and L J White, Brewood, Staffordshire, while Goldies Daffodil, a Normande Arapaho daughter out of Rousette again sold for 5000gns to John Elliot, Kelso, Roxburghshire for his recently established herd. This one had a bull calf at foot by Cloughhead Umpire.
Back in normal running, Goldies Charlotte (lot 19) has just sold for 5200gns to M E and E J Simcock, Wynne, Hereford. This April 2007-born daughter of Goldies Terence is out of the imperial daughter Goldies Veronica and sold with a Haltcliffe Bull heifer calf at foot.