Thainstone multi-breed bull sale highlights

Well the sale of bulls here at Thainestone is now complete and with a break of half an hour or so until the sale of show calves, I’ve a chance to bring you some of the sale highlights.

In the Charolais the top call was a 10,000gns bid for the day’s champion, Kinclune Director from Jock Wilson. This is by Moyness Vichy and out of Kinclune Tammy. He sold to Mr McBain.

24 Char Champ.jpgSecond best was a 9000gns sale for the reserve champion, Blelack Dazzler from Neil and Graeme Massie. He is a son of Solitude Amazing and is out of Blelack Asp and sold with a TSI of +18 and an SRI of +22. This one went to J J Gord, Wellheads, Huntly.

4 Res champ Char 9k.jpgNext best was an 8000gns bid for Kinclune Diamond from Jock Wilson. This son of Moyness Vichy is out of Kinclune Alison, a Caylers Solomon daughter. This sold to B Mackie and Son, Rhynie.

At 5500gns was Harestone Detonator from Neil and Stuart Barclay. This is by Harestone Rotobaga and out of Harestone Rikki, a Maerdy Neptune daughter. He traded with a TSI of +22 and an SRI of +24 to G and J Rattray, Mowatseat.

Making the best sale in the Limousins was Buchaam Dazzler from Charlie Oag at 6800gns. He is by Burnbank Astar and out of Muirwood Ulay, a Muirwood Orion daughter. This one sold to Stephen Young.

38 Top price lim.jpgNext top here was a brace of 4500gns sales, with the first bid at this level being made for the day’s champion, Lethendry Dazzler. This is by Bailea Vincent, out of Lethendry Una, a Lethendry Nova daughter and has a beef value of +15. He was bought by A Strachan, Clochie Farm.Lim Champ 44.jpg

The other Limousin at this money was Elrick Dubonnet from Michael Massie. This is by Croftlimousin Spencer and out of Elrick Unique, a Paragon daughter. With a beef value of +17, he sold to A J Nairn, Auchnarrow.

And at 4200gns was Buchaam Duvalier. Sired by Burnbank Astar and out of Burnhead Uno, a Haltcliffe President daughter, he sold to E Jaffrey and Son, Drumoaks.

In the Simmentals the top bid was a pair of 5500gns calls. First to make this price was Tillyeve Wishful, a Beechtree Simon son out of Tillyeve Laura, a Spring Court Charlie daughter. This sold to J S Gunn.

Second at this money was Corskie Wax from Jimmy and Iain Green. This is by Popes Laird and out of Corskie Reel, a Burghbridge Lane daughter. Selling with a TSI of +28 and an SRI of +35, he was bought by Moneymusk Land, Moneymusk.

Then at 5200gns was the pre-sale show champion, Islavale Wolf. Sired by Fole Nevada and out of Islavale Sheeba, this one was bought by W G and H Murra. 63 Champ Sim.jpgAnd at 4800gns was Tolquhon Wanderer from A A Sleigh. This is by Tulla Terence and out of Tolquhon Nancy. He was bought by Mr Macka, Tain.

Best of a small show of Angus bulls was a 4200gns bid for the pre-sale champion, Schiva Billy Man from Schivas Estates. This is by Ballathie Lord Jack and out of Rosemount Beautiful Maid,a Cudlobe Fortune daughter. He was bought by Liam Muir, Orkney.

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