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Lancaster Dairy Sale Monday 28/11/11

Posted Tuesday, 29 November 2011, 11.29am

Lancaster Christmas Dairy Champion 2011LANCASTER CHRISTMAS DAIRY SALE

North West Auctions, Lancaster held it’s Christmas Show and Sale of Dairy Cattle which attracted a very large crowd of buyers from throughout the northern counties.   Judging this month was Mr Colin Middleton of Clitheroe who had a strong show presented before him in all 6 classes.  See our video of the Chamion being sold here.  The champion of the day was awarded to a newly calved heifer from W H & J M Robinson, Nook.  New Valley Dondee Mystery sold to a final call of £2,600 to the Judge. 

The day’s top price of £2,750 was paid for Wyresdale Shottle Ruby 2 from M J & H Atkinson, Quernmore selling to M & G Parker, Wennington. 13 cattle made over £2,000 this month with many more very near.  


Lot 29  Wyresdale  Shottle Ruby 2   (M J & H Atkinson)  £2,750 to M & G Parker

Lot 2  New Valley Dondee Mystery  (W H & J M Robinson) £2,600 to C Middleton

Lot 22  Pennine Poppy 1007  (Drinkall Brothers) £2,480 to E E Thornton & Son

Lot 26  Pennine Crocus 205  (Drinkall Brothers) £2,320 to K & D E Woodhouse

Lot 25  Pennine Poppy 1017  (Drinkall Brothers)  £2,300  to Wallbank Farms Ltd

Lot 14  Hailstone Dolman Blaze (G & A E Smith)  £2,200  to Wallbank Farms Ltd

Lot 6 Quernmore Buttercup 162  (J E & J Pye)  £2,180 to Swinson Cattle Co

Lot 23 Pennine Peace 566  (Drinkall Brothers)  £2,120 to R H & J Vickery

Lot 5  Stardale Melody Duchess  (J Burrow & Son)  £2,100 to W & A Sudell & Sons

Lot 27  Pennine Poppy 1026  (Drinkall Brothers)  £2,100 to R & E Ladds  


Class 1 – Halter-led Heifer

1st        Lot 3    J Burrow & Son

2nd       Lot 5    J Burrow & Son

3rd        Lot 1    W & C Gorst & Sons  

Class 2 – Non halter led Heifer

1st        Lot 2    W H & J M Robinson  (& Champion)

2nd       Lot 35  W Huddleston & Sons (& Reserve Champion)

3rd        Lot 23  Drinkall Brothers  

Class 3 – Halter-led Cow

1st        Lot 8    A R & J Whitlow  

Class 4 – Non halter led Cow

1st        Lot 29  M J & H Atkinson

2nd       Lot 13  G & A E Smith

3rd        Lot 19  Drinkall Brothers  

Lunesdale Farmers Cup for the Best Pair of Heifers – Lots 5 & 3, J Burrow & Son  

Sale Summary Newly Calved Cows   to         £2,750             average           £2,050

Newly Calved Heifers to         £2,600             average           £1,980

Yearling Heifer            to         £880

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