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Salers – Castle Douglas

The Salers breed record was broken at Castle Douglas this weekend when Bacardi Legend from Roy and Adam Crockett sold for 15,000gns. Champion of the pre-sale show the previous day, buyer of the record bull was John Martin, Swinlees, Dalry, Ayrshire.

Average for the 15 bulls sold was £5810, 17 in-calf heifers levelled at £2501, four bulling heifers averaged £2221 while 165 commercial breeding Salers cattle averaged out at £1373.

Below are pictures of the top priced lots and bull prices. To view the full selection of photographs taken, see our Photo Sales section

Bacardi Legend sold for 15,000gns to John Martin, Swinlees, Dalry

Cuil King made 7800gns to JC McIntyre & Son, Milton of Cullerlie, Echt

Drumlegagh Kurt sold at 7200gns to A Wright, Pinmore Mains, Milk House, Girvan

Also selling for 7200gns was Kaimburn Laser, bought by R Milne, North Bethelnie, Oldmeldrum

Whitebog Karbolic sold for 7000gns to H MacDonald, Mains of Dalvey, Advie

Topping the female trade at 3300gns was Cumbrian Charmaine 831 selling to WK Blair, Parkhead Cottage, Kilry

Lot 27  — Rigel Kebab, 3900gns to J Innes & Sons, Dunscroft, Huntly.

Lot 29 — Whitebog Karbolic, 7000gns to to H MacDonald, Mains of Dalvey, Advie.

Lot 31 — Drumlegagh Kurt, 7200gns to A Wright, Pinmore Mains, Milk House, Girvan.

Lot 32 — Cuil King, 7800gns to JC McIntyre & Son, Milton of Cullerlie, Echo.

Lot 35 — Kaimburn Lord, 3800gns to A Kerr & Co, Fagra Farm, Dundrennan.

Lot 36 — Whitebog Lancaster, 4000gns to Balbirnie Home Farms, Pitlock, Freuchie, Fife.

Lot 37 — Whitebog Leopard, 5600gns to Lawrence, Blackpots, Auchnagatt.

Lot 40 — Cleuchhead Laggavulin, 5000gns to MA & DS Groat, Cloke Farm, Dounby, Orkney.

Lot 42 — Lisnamaul Lorry, 2000gns to J McCurdy, 230 Carnlough Rd, Broughshane.

Lot 44 — Kaimburn Laser, 7200gns to R Milne, North Bethelnie, Oldmeldrum.

Lot 45 — Rigel Lyon, 4000gns to WF & H Logan, Maxwelston, Dailly.

Lot 46 — Bacardi Legend, 15,000gns to J Martin, Swinlees, Dalry.

Lot 47 — Bacardi Last Samuri, 4800gns to WJ Davidson, Poldean, Wamphray.


To view the full gallery from the sale take a look at our Photo Sales section


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