Top price of £3050 at Carmarthen dairy sale

The first calver, Penrikka Morton Marina, sold for £3050 at Wednesday’s dairy sale at Carmarthen.


This one was sired by Penrikka Morton and out of Penrikka Convincer Marina. She was giving 7 gallons/day and was sold by Mr Williams, Penygen Hill.


Another of Mr William’s pedigree first calvers, Penrikka Ranpage Marina, sold for the next best price of £2000.


Santamarina Jasper Tiny, was sold by Mr Davies, Nantsaer for £1850.


This price was almost matched by Tregibby Mr Sam Babette V, rated G85. This one was sold by Mr Wilson, Tregibby for £1800.


The next highest price of £1780 was shared by two entries. The first of which was a commercial dairy cow from Mr Bowen, Tretro Uchaf. The second was Ormond Rachel 16 from Mr Davies, Gwarffynnon.


Mr Jones, The Elms, sold Farthings Climax Anne for £1720. Mr Davies, Ffynnondudur, also sold his commercial dairy heifer for the same money.


Averages: 8 dairy cows: £1383, 18 dairy heifers: £1292