Castle Douglas – Galloway
Galloway bulls sold to a top of 15,000gns at the breed’s February show and sale at Castle Douglas, with 21 averaging out at £3175, down £663 on the year.
Females sold to 4500gns, with 17 bulling heifers levelling at £1537.94 and 25 RWB heifers averaging £2076.90.
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 — Kirkstead Yesman, 1500gns to Devon Farming Ltd, Barnstaple
Lot 3 — Amadeus of Over Barskeoch, 2000gns to Kahl & Schlichteile, Germany
Lot 4 — Troloss Maestro, 2000gns to CW Abel, Tavistock
Lot 5 — Troloss Maverick, 3200gns to C Groves, Bridgewater
Lot 6 — Barlaes Quest, 1600gns to Eskdale & Liddesdale, Buccleugh Estates
Lot 7 — Balaes Quadrille, 2000gns to CW Abel, Tavistock
Lot 8 — Ben Lomond Blazing Star, 2000gns to B Hayes, St Helens
Lot 9 — Ben Lomond Blackthorn, 8000gns to D & R Cornthwaite, Balgray
Lot 10 — Outlander of Fingland, 1600gns to JH King, Millom
Lot 11 — Poldark of Fingland, 1200gns to J & M Brown, Dalry
Lot 13 — Troloss Matador, 2500gns to MC McCart, Creetown
Lot 14 — Troloss Mustang, 2000gns Glenlark, Gortin
Lot 15 — Nationalist of Balgray, 1800gns to Forest Hall Farm Partnership, Selside
Lot 17 — Troloss Matrix, 15,000gns to RH & AJ Maxwell, Ennerdale, Cleator
Lot 18 — Blackcraig Zodiac, 3000gns to Klondyke Farms, Thornhill
Lot 19 — Blackcraig Zac, 1800gns to Over Barskeoch, Dalry
Lot 20 — Zonda of Kilnstown, 4000gns to JM & D Maxwell, Blair Vockie
Lot 22 — Bullet of Over Barskeoch, 2000gns to Drannandow Farms, Newton Stewart
Lot 23 — Barquhill Doddie, 2000gns to C Crowther, Greenfield
Lot 25 — Zac of Romesbeoch, 1500gns to JW Reddaway, Sampford Courtenay
Lot 30 — Zoro of Kilnstown, 2800gns to HH Kraft, Ottrau, Germany
To see the full selection of photographs taken, take a look at the gallery in our Photo Sales section.