Skipton dairy sale hits £2320 peak

Top price at Monday’s Craven Dairy sale was a £2320 sale for the second prize cow in the pre-sale show from Malcolm and Robert Swires, Beckwithshaw. This one sold to B Kellett and Son, Bishop Thornton.

Messrs Kellett paid the second best price of the day too, when buying a fresh calved  heifer from Brian Moorhouse, Bell Busk, at £2220.

Yorkshire Dales dairyman Robert Crisp, of Nelson Farm, Calton, took the championship on the day with his second calver by Regancrest Mr Sam selling at £2100 to Geoff Blezard, Ribchester..


At the same price was a heifer from Jonathan Caygill, Rylstone, she went to T and M Green, Wigan.