Holstein calf sells for 6000gns at Genetic Elite Sale

Sale lot 7 £6000 WEB.jpgA Holstein calf has taken the top money at the Genetic Elite Sale at The National All Breed Show.


Consigned by Wills Bros, Pawton Dairy, Wadebridge, Cornwall, Willsbro Goldwyn F Rachel sold for 6000gns. She was born in June 09 and has nine generations of Ex cows behind her. This one went to The Downing Partnership, Wintersell.


She is by Braedale Goldwyn and out of the Ex 92 dam, Rockset Faber Rachel which is maternal sister to the 10,958 kg Rocker Lee Rachel 3.


Selling for 5,500gns was Huddlesford Sanchez Melody from T H Cope and Son, Huddlesford House Farm, Staffordshire. She is by Gen-Mark Stmatic Sanchez and out of Huddlesford Dellia Melody, a VG 88 cow which sold for 11,500gns at the Centenary Elite Sale 2009. She sold to R and E Butterfield, Ingleview.



Sale lot 18 £5500 web.jpg

 R F Forsyth, Baltier snapped up Dulais Goldwyn Ghost 2 from Nev and Rhian Roberts, Wern Farm, Drefach, Carmarthenshire for 4800gns.


Sale lot 17 £4800 web.jpg She is by Braedale Glodwyn and out of Sterndale CB Allen Ghost, a VG 89 cow which is full sister to the 9523kg, Sterndale Allen Ghost.


At 4500gns was a red heifer from T H Cope and Son. Huddlesford Wisconsin-Red Jodie Red is by April-Day Wisconsin-Red and out of Huddlesford SS Jodie and comes from five generations of Ex or VG cows. She went to R J and S J Kirk, Leedham.



Sale lot 13 £4500 web.jpgTwo entries sold for 3600gns. The first of which was Woodmarsh Sanchez Lyme 83 from M and J C Gould, Grange Farm, Shrewsbury. She is by Gen-Mark Stmatic Sanchez and out of Woodmarsh Journalist Lyme.


The second was the Dairy Shorhorn, Marleycot Fleur 30 from G G Baynes and Son, Marley Cote Walls, Hexham. She is by Fradon Jet-Red and out of the Ex 93 dam, Marleycote Fleur and sold to S Thomas, Drisgol.