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Penrith Sale

29th May 2019

On Wednesday Penrith & District Farmers held the Annual May Sale with 33 entries drawn from 10 leading North Country Herds. A quality show of modern, milky young cows and heifers attracted clients from all over the UK.

Top honours went to the Winbrook Herd. Their top priced animal being Winbrook Amy 13, a new calved dark roan heifer sired by the Australian bull “Panorama Anticipation” making 2,020gns to an undisclosed buyer. All classes created a lot of interest with the following averages being obtained: Cows in Milk – £1697.50, Heifers in Milk – £1590.06, Maiden Heifers – £875.00, 2 Bulls – £1785.00

Leading Prices
Cows In-Milk
1,950gns Oxton Foggathorpe 839 to Messrs Bolton.
1,650gns Moorriggs Veracity 13 to Mr B Donald.
1,250gns Newpark Dairymaid 81 to Messrs Norbury.
Heifers In-Milk
2,010gns Winbrook Dewdrop 154 to Messrs Norbury.
2,000gns Churchroyd Strawberry 14 (ET) to Messrs Norbury.
1,820gns Winbrook Wren 15 to Messrs Fawcett.
1,770gns Moorriggs Snow Queen 8 to Messrs Norbury.
1,700gns Mossrigg Barrington Iris 4 to Messrs Ramsey.
1,480gns Newpark Dairymaid 85 to Messrs Norbury.

Maiden Heifers
980gns Hauxwell Bessie Annetta 3 to Messrs Parkin.
780gns Kidstones Lady Marigold 9 to Messrs Ward.
740gns Kidstones Lady Laura 22 to Messrs Ward.
Stock Bulls
1,800gns Churchroyd Winston to Messrs Walsh.
1,600gns Oxton Franklin to Messrs Ward.