The Simmental Cattle Society’s Annual Spring Sale at Carlisle was held in the form of an Online Timed Auction between Friday 8th and Tuesday 12th May.
Topping the sale was Messrs Trafford’s bull Hepplewhite Jupiter who sold for £3400. Jupiter, an October 2018 born bull, was sired by Sneumgaard Imperator and out of Hepplewhite Champagne 23rd. He was successfully purchased by Messrs Davison from Whitley Bay.
At £3000 was Bosahan Kestral from Messrs Old’s Falmouth based herd. This bull was sired by Heathbrow Freddie Star and out of the herd’s consistent breeder Bosahan Briony. He was purchased by an undisclosed buyer.
Two bulls sold for £2500. The first of these was Mrs A Trafford’s Rooklea James sired by Kilbride Farm Glenhead and out of Rooklea Charlotte. James was purchased by Messrs Girvan from Hawick, Roxburghshire.
The other bull to sell at the same money was another from Messrs Old, Bosahan J’Adore. Like their £3000 bull, J’Adore was also sired by Heathbrow Freddie Star and this time out of Bosahan Flirty Tresor. J’Adore was purchased by Messrs Friend from Okehampton, Devon,
4 Bulls £2850.00