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Lancaster Monday 16/04/12 dairy sale

Posted Tuesday, 17 April 2012, 10.20am

Caption: Champion Dairy Cow with left Michael Dewhurst (judge) and James Tomlinson (vendor)

Caption: Reserve Champion left led by Michael Dewhurst and Champion led by James Tomlinson (vendor)

Champion Dairy Cow Sells to £2500

The entry was 25% up on the previous year sale at North West Auctions Lancaster monthly sale of Dairy Cattle.

The days champion was Tullithwaite Patriot Seagull forwarded by DJ & S Tomlinson of the Bilsrow Herd, this impressive second calver giving 38kg went on to sell for £2500 to David Wallbank of Abbeystead.

Reserve champion also came form DJ & S Tomlinson, this time a heifer Bilsrow Baxter Hollywood.

Second and Third prize cows both came from JF & N Strickland & Son. There was a buoyant trade throughout with vendors and purchasers all going away pleased.

Thanks to the pre sale Judge Mr M. Dewhurst and the show & Sale sponsors, Ribble Fuel Oils, Wynnstay (J. Hatton Agriculture), Kilco, Elanco, Dectomax and Marr and MacGregor Feeds Ltd.

Next Sale Monday 21st May, entries for the catalogue by Friday 11th May.

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