Worcester – Simmentals
A small sale of Simmentals at Worcester on Saturday, sold to a top of 4900gns for the bull Grangewood Eskimo 13, which went to Atkins Brothers, The Grange, Burrow on Trent.
Overall, 19 bulls averaged out at £3003.52, with five cows and calves/in-calf levelling at £1848, and five in-calf heifers averaging £2257.50.
The draft female sales saw nine from Beanhill level out at £2059.16; while 11 from Loxton averaged £1651.36; six from Lopmede averaged £1176; six from Bosahan levelled at £1512; and three from Killiworgie averaed out at £1634.50.
Photographs of the top priced lots are shown below, followed by a list of prices and buyers of the bulls sold. To view the full selection of pictures taken, or to purchase any, see our Photo Sales section.
Lot 3 – Killiworgie Eyecatcher 13, 3000gns to CM Mercer, Bowley Court Farms, Hope-Under-Dinmore.
Lot 7 – Starline El Colosso 13, 2000gns to A & E Price, Goleugoed, Carmarthenshire.
Lot 8 – Fortress Ebenezer 13, 2700gns to CR Bayliss, Moorend Farm, West Beggard.
Lot 11 – Little Orchard Empire 13, 3600gns to DAM Marklove, Hansells Farm, Purton, Swindon.
Lot 12 – Crackley Explorer 13, 2800gns to RI Davies, Penlanlwyd Farm, Llangammarch Wells, Powys.
Lot 13 – Starline Edmund 13, 4300gns to Smallburn Farms, Plewlands Farm, Duffus, Elgin.
Lot 14 – Hollywood Enrico 13, 2600gns to MJ Boucher, Dinghurst Farm, Loxton, Axbridge.
Lot 15 – Burghbridge Edgar 13, 2500gns to J Bonham Christie, Tuckmarsh Farm, Marston Bigot, Frome.
Lot 17 – Banwy Excalibur 13, 2500gns to R Williams, Cliff Farm, Sowwod, Malifax.
Lot 20 – Tilbrook Excalibur 13, 3000gns to D Owen & Sons, Llwydiarth, Pontfadog, Llangollen.
Lot 22 – Crackley Everready 13, 2000gns to C & A Hardman, Roses Farm, Pickmere Lane, Cheshire.
Lot 26 – Bosahan Ensign 13, 3000gns to G Martinez, Pear Tree Cottage, Threapwood, Malpas.
Lot 27 – Banwy Euroboy 13, 2000gns to JR Gaffney, Magnolia Close, Drakes Broughton, Pershore.
Lot 31 – Grangewood Eskimo 13, 4900gns to Atkins Brothers, The Grange, Burrow on Trent.
Lot 32 – Bosahan First 14, 2400gns to PC Friend, Wadland Barton, Ashbury.
Lot 34 – Deerhurst Fabio 14, 3200gns to Top Farm Ltd, Aston Somerville, Worcester.
Lot 35 – Grangewood Frontier 14, 3500gns to DW Jones, Blaeneifed, Llangoedmor, Cardigan.
Lot 39 – Weeton Fusilier 14, 2000gns to AR Powell, Stoke Court Farm, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire.
Lot 40 – Bosahan Firecracker 14, 2350gns to J Gregory, Kerling Farm, Kerly, Chacewater.