Archive Article: 1997/08/08

8 August 1997

Robin Bellairs and Nancy Cases Ruan herd of Holstein Friesians – which won the breed clubs best small herd in Cornwall competition 1996 – was dispersed last week at Truro. Tavistock farmers M and S Dudden paid 2100gns for an Astre Starbuck sired milking heifer that has already given over 10,000kg. Auctioneers R B Taylor and Sons report averages including £914 for 53 cows, £944 for 10 calved heifers, and £438 for 30 yearling and bulling heifers £438.

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