John and Linda Chamberlayne’s loose housed herd of Holstein Friesians sold to a packed house at Ross Market, which saw a top price of 2000gns for Longtump Sem Snowdrop. A daughter of Dovea Sem, the calved heifer sold to S T Williams and Son, Chepstow, Monmouthshire.
The same buyers also paid 1580gns for another calved heifer by the same sire, Longtump Sem Queeny.
Cows sold to 1550gns paid by T S Matthews and Son,
Averages 41 milking cows and heifers, £1067.67; 2 in-calf heifers £1244.25; 8 unwarranted cows £528.94