Weekly dairy sale see’s quality cattle forward

An entry of dairy cattle small on numbers but high on quality reflected by the overall average of £2052.86 at Bentham Auction Mart’s weekly sale of Newly Calved Dairy Cattle last week. Plaudits for the day went to Peter and David Knowles of Cragg Farm, Kendal who made £2520 and £2300 respectively for their superb pedigree heifers. The 1st being ‘Kendal Cragg Scooby-Duu Eve’ giving seven gallons daily selling to Messrs W I Foster of Brampton, the 2nd being ‘Drumtall Shotgun Sadie’ giving six gallons daily selling to M E Wannop and Sons of Morecambe.

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