Leek dairy records smashed

Centre records were smashed at Leek this week in the dairy section where trade topped at £2520 for a heifer giving 28kg/day. This one sold to Stan and John Fernyhough, Swythamley. Another from the same vendor sold for £2300, this one was a Lutz Brookview Burt daughter and sold to R Backhouse, Leigh.

And Messrs Fernyhough were back in spending mood for the next top call of  £2220. This was an Alfrag Juror Kendall daughter from Andrew Weston.

Topping the cows was a £2010 sale for a third calver from Messrs Poole, Winkhill.

Averages; 33 milkers £1645.