A small entry of Salers saw just one of the three bulls entered sell at Carlisle on Friday, with Rigel Jack from Rigel Pedigrees going at 4400gns. This Rigel Othello son is out of Rigel Jaquenetta, a Rigel Falstaff daughter and sold to A and W Davidson, Huntly.
In the South Devons on offer the best price of the day was a 2000gns bid for Lumbylaw Majestic 6 from A R Lee. Sired by Lumbylaw Magnus 14 this April 2010-born bull is out of Lumbylaw Snowdrop 62, a Lumbylaw Baron daughter and sold to N and J Newbould and Son, Dalbeattie.
Also at this price was the best of the females on offer Enterprise Butterscotch from David Irving. Sired by Enterprise Condor she is out of Grove Buttercup 79 and sold with her first calf, a heifer by Woodbastwick Jacana, at foot. Buying her was M R Jenkins, Bower, Wick.
Averages; South Devons two bulls £1995, One cow with calf at foot £2100, eight maiden heifers £1391.25; Salers one bull £4620 (Harrison and Hetherington).