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Lancaster 21st May 2012 Dairy Sale

Posted Monday, 21 May 2012, 3.30pm

Bilsrow Double at Lancaster

Lancaster Dairy Sale – May 2012

A much increased entry of cattle were forward this month with a pleasing crowd of buyers ringside even with silaging in full swing keeping many away.

This month saw Messrs Tomlinson, Bilsrow achieve the double by again presenting the champion heifer Bilsrow Jeaves Louella, 17 days calved giving 33ltrs selling to £2500 to the judge this month David Wallbank, Over Wyresdale. Reserve champion this month was resented by C. Smith, St Michaels for a non pedigree heifer selling for £1920 to J E Walton & Sons, Wrea Green. Other prices to note being £2100 for Sandley Carol 39 from G H Sanderson & Family and £1900 for Liscabank Matson Pearl from AB & J Parkinson & Sons.

A special entry of in calf heifers sold £1720 from R. Parker, £1700 FW Herd & Son and £1520 from J. Lamb.

We have buyers for all classes of dairy cattle at Lancaster with all vendors leaving satisfied with stock selling to full value.

Sale Statistics

New Calved Cows to £1420 av £1370

New Calved Heifers to £2500 av £1740

In-calf Heifers to £1720 av £1395

Classes & Results

Halter Led Heifer

1st DJ & S Tomlinson (Lot 2) CHAMPION

2nd G H Sanderson & Family (Lot 12)

Non Halter Led Heifer

1st C & J Smith (Lot 13) RESERVE CHAMPION

2nd Enchanted Holsteins (Lot 6)

3rd AB & J Parkinson & Sons (Lot 9)

Halter Led Cow

1st J. Burrow & Son (Lot 5)

In Calf Heifer

1st FW Herd & Son (Lot 15)

2nd FW Herd & Son (Lot 14)

3rd Parker & Bristol (Lot 25)

Prices to note

Lot 2 Bilsrow Jeeves Louvella from DJ & S Tomlinson £2500 to Wallbank Farms Ltd

Lot 12 Sandley Carol 39 from G H Sanderson & Family £2100 to £2100 J E Walton

Lot 13 Non Pedigree Heifer from C & J Smith £1920 to J E Walton

Lot 9 Liscabank Matson Pearl from AB & J Parkinson & Sons £1900 to J E Walton

Lot 25 Non Pedigree Heifer from R. Parker £1720 to S. Moss

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