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Charolais reach 4400gns at Holsworthy

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Jonathan Long by Jonathan Long

Yesterday’s Charolais sale at Holsworthy saw trade top at 4400gns for a six year old cow and her 10 week old bull calf at foot. Sale leader was Messrs White’s Balbithan Fiji, a Newhouse Benson daughter with a TSI of +15. This one had previously been exhibitor bred cow champion at last year’s Royal Cornwall…

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Charolais reach 4400gns at Holsworthy

Yesterday’s Charolais sale at Holsworthy saw trade top at 4400gns for a six year old cow and her 10 week old bull calf at foot. Sale leader was Messrs White’s Balbithan Fiji, a Newhouse Benson daughter with a TSI of +15. This one had previously been exhibitor bred cow champion at last year’s Royal Cornwall…

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