Castle Douglas – Galloway
Galloway bulls sold to 10,000gns at the breed’s February show and sale at Castle Douglas, with 18 averaging out at £3838.33.
Females also sold well, with 28 bulling heifers levelling at £1846.06 and 19 RWB heifers averaging £1906.58.
Below are pictures of the top priced lots, followed by a list prices and buyers. To see the full selection of photographs taken, head to the Photo Sales section.
Lot 1 – Drumhumphry Zeppelin, 2000gns to C & D McMicking, Miltonise, Glenwhilly, Newton Stewart
Lot 2 – Troloss Legend, 8000gns to J & S Wareham, Little Tottingham, Broadoak, East Sussex
Lot 4 – Troloss Lion King, 3200gns to Hindmarsh Partners, Blakehopeburnhaugh, Otterburn
Lot 5 – Barlaes Pioneer, 2000gns to The Kennel Club, C/O John Waugh, Emblehope, Tarset
Lot 6 – Ballavair Jack of Diamonds, 1200gns to High Ballantyre Partnership, Inveraray, Argyll
Lot 8 – Barlaes Pluto, 1500gns to Ardwall Farm Ltd, Gatehouse of Fleet
Lot 10 – Ben Lomond Argyll, 2200gns to MacMillan & Partners, Holm of Dalquhairn, Dalry, Castle Douglas
Lot 12 – Maximillian of Balgray, 4000gns to M McCornick, Barquhill, Wigtown, Newton Stewart
Lot 14 – Mandella of Balgray, 3500gns to SRE Busby, Unthank, Ewes, Langholm
Lot 15 – Ben Lomond Avatar, 6500gns to S&K McIntosh, Outer Huntly, Ashkirk, Selkirk
Lot 17 – Ballavair Jack the Lad, 1200gns to JC & E Pedley & Sons, Yore House, Lunds, Sedburgh
Lot 18 – Blackcraig Youngun, 2000gns to M Boone, Blackrock Rd, Cookstown, Co Tyrone
Lot 19 – Yorkshire of Kilnstown, 4500gns J Tullie, Bowanhill, Teviothead, Hawick
Lot 21 – Strathurr Yogi, 5000gns to HH Kraft, Am Lohe, Ottrau, Germany
Lot 22 – Blackcraig Ynot, 4000gns to PJ Hunter Blair, Nether Cleugh, Dalry, Castle Douglas
Lot 23 – Kirkstead Yeoman, 10,000gns to JRF Pattinson & Son, Hotbank, Bardonmill, Hexham
Lot 28 – Avicii of Over Barskeoch, 2200gns to KC Heard & Son, Hughslade Farm, Okehampton, Devon
Lot 29 – Youth of Kilnstown, 2800gns to D&E Weeks, Castellbedw, Lleynygroes, Tregaron
To see the full gallery of photographs taken at the sale, take a look at the Photo Sales section.