April Dairy Sale - 01.04.22
On Friday Penrith & District Farmers’ Mart LLP held there April sale of 37 Dairy Cattle.
Something for everyone today with a lovely entry of Dairy Shorthorns from some great local herds. Topping at 2200gns went to the Strickley Herd, Kendal with lot 2 Strickley Telstar 25 calved 16th February, fully organic giving 27 litres being purchased by M/s R J S & D M Addison, Kings Meaburn.
A wonderful consignment of 7 second to forth calvers, Holstein Friesian and Brown Swiss cows averaging £1818.57 from M/s Ridsdale & Son, Yew Tree Farm topping at £2180 for a second calved Holstein giving 35 litres purchased by Mr R Graves, High Hesket.
A Brown Swiss second calved cow topped at £2000 for a super powerful cow giving 30 litres being purchased by Mr J Stalker.
Holstein heifers topped at £1920 from J M & J Fisher & Daughters, Holmwrangle giving 30 litres.
Quality was in short supply and more could have been sold to vendors advantage.
Holstein Friesian - £2180, £2100, £1750 Yew Tree Farm (Ridsdale); £1680 Williamsgill
Brown Swiss – £2000 Yew Tree Farm (Ridsdale)
Holstein Friesian - £1700 Tree Farm (Ridsdale); £1550 Williamsgill
Swedish Red - £1750 Yew Tree Farm (Ridsdale)
Dairy Shorthorn – 2200g, 1900g Strickley; 1780g 1550g Winton House
Holstein Friesian - £1920, £1650 Holme Wrangle; £1840, £1720 Mount Clifton; £1700, £1600 Thackwood Farm
Brown Swiss x Fleckvieh - £1420 Holme Wrangle