Carlisle – Simmental
The Spring show and sale of Simmentals at Carlisle, incorporating the Leading Ladies show and sale, peaked at 5600gns.
Making the top money was the bull Corskie Glacier while the females topped at 3600gns for Williams Snowqueen 8th.
Averages: 22 bulls, £3508. Leading Ladies – Four served heifers, £2651; six maiden heifers, £2616. Unhaltered females – 12 cows and heifers served and/or suckling and maiden heifers, £1894. Caistor herd reduction sale – 18 cows & heifers, £1809; Two senior bulls, £2258.
Below are pictures of the top price lots…to view the full selection taken on the day, see our Photo Sales Section.
Lot 1 – Kersknowe Gaffer, 4000gns to MJ Wallace, Whitehills, Sorbie, Newton Stewart.
Lot 2 – Kersknowe Gentleman, 3200gns to DJ Ord, Chatton Park Farm, Alnwick.
Lot 3 – Rooklea Goalstriker, 3400gns to S Henshaw, Home Farm, Tetford, Horncastle Lincolnshire.
Lot 4 – Newbiemains Galivantor, 2600gns to RE Shield, Wheathall, Whitburn, Tyne & Wear.
Lot 5 – Gerrard Gavin, 2000gns to Kirkby & Longworth, Sella, Ulpha, Broughton-In-Furness.
Lot 6 – Braegarrie Guardian, 2600gns to J Platts, Marwood, Middleham, Leyburn.
Lot 7 – Manor Park Grateful, 3000gns to R McKinnel & Sons, Garrarrie, Whithorn.
Lot 8 – Burghbridge Gabriel, 4600gns to Boddington Estates Ltd, Cheltenham.
Lot 10 – Hepplewhite Gallileo, 3000gns to W Cowx & Son, Town End Farm, Wigton.
Lot 12 – Newbiemains Glitz, 5000gns to N&A & M&S Trotter, Hoselaw Farm, Kelso.
Lot 15 – Scotland Hill Goodie, 4100gns to Broadfield Farms, Eastington, Cheltenham.
Lot 18 – Ryden Gladiator, 3300gns to J Duff & Sons, The Laythes, Kirkbride, Wigton.
Lot 19 – Drumlone Gingerman, 3000gns to Scrainwood Estate, Alnham, Alnwick.
Lot 21 – Blackpool Great One, 3800gns to AS & T Lyth, Sheephouse Farm, Stacksteads, Lancashire.
Lot 22 – Blackpool Goliath, 2600gns to R McKinnel & Sons, Garrarrie Farm.
Lot 23 – Hepplewhite Goliath, 2500gns to R & L Arundel, Halewood Farm, Cropton, Pickering.
Lot 24 – Corskie Gus, 4800gns to A & P Munro Farms, Caplich, Alness, Inverness.
Lot 26 – Corskie Glacier, 5600gns to JW Davidson & Sons, Hartley West Farm, Seaton Sluice, Whitely Bay.
Lot 30 – Newbiemains Galeforce, 3200gns to MC & M Brown, Abune the Brae, Lochfoot Dumfries.
Lot 31 – Swingletree Godfrey, 2200gns to CN Pratchett, Greystone Manor, Burley in Wharfedale, Ilkley.
Lot 33 – Blakewell Grenadier, 2000gns to R & A Easterby, Fellside Farm, Westhouse, Carnforth.
Lot 34 – Sterling Glastonbury, 3000gns to MT Bowran, Collochan Farm, Terregles, Dumfries.
Lot 38 – Blakewell Sweetheart Genevieve, 2100gns to JJ & J Sanders, Bavinton Hill Head, Capheaton.
Lot 39 – Midhope Gem, 3000gns to AJ Clarke, Breaghey Rd, Tynan, Co Armagh.
Lot 40 – Blakewell Dawn’s Goldilocks, 2000gns to DC Houldey, Kirtleton, Waterhouse, Lockerbie.
Lot 41 – Midhope Gwenn, 3000gns to Brown & Sons, Trowdale, Bridge of Urr, Castle Douglas.
Lot 42 – Williams Auror’s Goldie-T, 1400gns to KJ & SS Bell, West Throphill Farm, Morpeth.
Lot 43 – Williams Snowqueen 8th, 3600gns to N & N Gwynne, Castlewigg Farm, Whithorn, Newton Stewart.
Lot 44 – Chyanhal Gabriella, 2000gns to Moore & Aiken, Church Rd, Beragh, Sixmilecross, Omagh.
Lot 45 – Newbiemains Geewhizz, 3300gns to Hindmarsh Partners, Warkshaugh, Wark, Hexham.
Lot 47 – Sterling Derby’s High Flyer, 2250gns to E Rossall, Sykes Fold Farm, Preesall, Poulton-Le-Fylde.
Lot 48 – Williams Snowqueen 9th, 2400gns to N & N Gwynn, Castlewigg.
To view the full gallery from the show and sale, please see our Photo Sales Section