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Texel trade remains strong late on at Lanark

Sheep
Katie Davidson by Katie Davidson

Getting in to the last section of the sale and James Robinson sold Kaker Mill Warrior (lot 590) at 5000gns to Messrs Chave, Peacehay. This Stainton Vigilante son is out of a Hilltop Predator sired dam. At the same money was Strathbogie Wanted (lot 605) from Jim Innes, by Mullan Vivaldi he is out of…

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Beef

Tweeddale Hawkeye leads dispersal sale at 13,000gns

Trade at the dispersal of the Tweeddale herd of British Blues was off to a flying start on Friday when the first lot in the ring, Tweeddale Hawkeye, sold at 13,000gns. Sired by Tweeddale Ebony this April 2012-born heifer is out of the Tintin De My daughter Tweeddale Estelle. She stood first and reserve female…

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Dairy

Errolston Holsteins sell top price at Carlisle

BL Champion August

Yesterday’s dairy sale at Carlisle included the Border and Lakeland Club Show and Sale, Summer Ayrshire Sale and National Gold Top Sale. Trade peaked at 1920gns to average £1595 for a complete clearance. Leading trade was the pre-sale Holstein champion Errolston Sudan Empress from Brian, Valerie and Craig Davidson. Sired by Sudan this third calver…

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General

GYS 15: Hampshire takes pig interbreed championship

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Winning the overall interbreed pig championship was John Sutcliffe’s 2014-born boar Coal Yeat Peterbilt. Born July 2014 he is by Whitehill Peterbilt and is out of Coal Yeat Judy who was successfully shown as a gilt. This boar has also qualified for Pig of the Year and has been champion at Stafford and Cheshire shows…

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