Salers Cattle Society Online Spring Sale

19th May 2020

The Salers Cattle Society Spring Sale was held in the form of an Online Timed Auction between Friday 15th and Tuesday 19th May and run by Harrison and Hetherington.

Topping the sale at £4000 was the bull Rigel Norton consigned by Rigel Pedigree Livestock. Sired by the imported Lascaux and out of Rigel Ophelia, Norton was purchased by Messrs Roper from Wigton, Cumbria.

Rigel Norton – £4000

At £3000 was Gill & Malcolm Pye’s Rednock Nero. Nero is by Drumaglea Kes and out of Rigel Dapple. He found a new home on the Isle of Islay with Messrs MacMillan.

Best of the females also came from Rigel Pedigree in the form of the March 2018 born heifer Rigel Fantasia with her heifer calf at foot Rigel Fantine. Fantasia was also sired by Lascaux and this time out of Rigel Fenella.  Her calf Fantine was sired by Rigel Mojave. This unit was purchased for £2800 by Messrs Ralston from Kelso.

Averages – 2 Bulls £3500; 1 Female £2800