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English Premier: British Blues lead Newark trade at 10,000gns

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After a sticky day’s trade for males, it was British Blue cow and calf from Michele Wilde that took the headlines today, selling for a top price of 10,000gns. Cromwell Gemini, an ET-bred black and white February 2011-born Tamhorn Sumo daughter, out of the Woodview Solo daughter Ballygrange Dido. She sold with a Cromwell Gunner…

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Sheep

Hogget trade eases as Easter approaches and springers appear

With lambing in full swing in many parts of the country there are still big numbers of hoggets being traded on a daily basis, but the first two days of this week have seen prices slide back from the highs seen over the last three weeks and markets yesterday and on Monday saw averages back…

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Dairy

£2020 for Ravensgate champion at Skipton

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Top price at the March Craven Dairy Auction was £2050 paid for Peter Paul’s pre-sale champion Ravensgate Jeeves Sparkle 202. This 12 day fresh heifer giving 28 litres is out of a Talent sired dam that produced over 10,000 litres across each of her seven lactations. She was knocked down to Brian Blezard, Ribchester. Second…

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NYSS: Judging underway in Malvern

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Well the first ever National Young Show Stars has kicked in to gear here in Malvern and all the exhibitors are busy prepping their stock and getting their auctioneer and butcher demo stands ready for judging. More than 100 young enthusiasts are here for competitions today with the beef leading the team entries with 20…

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