Trade at or arond the 4000gns mark has been strong here at Stirling, with a number of bulls selling to commercial buyers at that sort of mark.
The demand for darker bulls has seen Kibride Farm Ardbeg (lot 439) sell at 4000gns. This is by Cairnview Snazzy and out of Kilbride Farm Eunice, a Kilbride Farm Newry daughter. He has a TSI of +29 and an SRI of +35.
Another dark bull, Midhope Apache (lot 447), a Dirnanean Snowie son out of Midhope Majella, a Greenside Eric daughter went at 7500gns to Mr Sutherland. TSI here was +25 and his SRI is +27.