Two 4000gns bids

1 May 1998

Two 4000gns bids

BIDDING twice reached 4000gns at this weeks MOET sale of Holstein Friesians held by Genus at Bays Leap Farm, Northumberland.

MOET Curious Macey B ET, maternal sister to the sire Jo-Wal Cubby Metro, was bought by John Hodgson for his Holmeden herd at Burgh-by-Sands, Carlisle. This second calver had given over 11,000kg as a heifer.

A second calver that gave 12,500kg as a heifer also made 4000gns. Bred from the famous Sweetness family and sired by Jed, she was bought by S B Buxton, Chesterfield, Derbys.

AVERAGES: 40 cows £1887; four served heifers £1706 and 39 calves £1032. (Norton and Brooksbank).

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