Sales Reports

Coloured Breeds Sale At Beeston

Tuesday 15th April saw the Spring Coloured Breeds Sale take place at Beeston Castle Auction and a great entry of 144 was received with vendors travelling far and wide to sell their animals.  Breeds represented were: Ayrshires, Red & Whites, Brown Swiss, Dairy Shorthorns and Jerseys.

Syke Tag Sale Topper Bred From CSA Stud

Britain's first ever Tag Sale of Pedigree livestock was held recently at Catrine House, Ayrshire, home of the show winning Syke Ayrshires, Holsteins and Jerseys owned by Willy and Jo Templeton.

Northern National Ayrshire Sale At Carlisle

Cuthill Towers Regal Ray 11th VG 88

Champion Photo – Left to right - Mr Alex Kirkpatrick, Mr Stuart Williams,
“Smartmove Poker Loulou” with Mr Duncan Hunter and Sponsor Mr Archie Leitch.

Romeo Daughters Dominate National Sale

Cuthill Towers Regal Ray 11th VG 88

Stylish daughters off our exciting young sire CUTHILL TOWERS ROMEO dominated the prize list and provided the bulk of the top prices at the recent National Ayrshire Sale at Carlisle.

Pedigree Technicolour Dairy Show & Sale on Friday 27th September

Lawrie & Symington Ltd held their 3rd Pedigree Technicolour Dairy Show & Sale on Friday 27th September. 

J Adamson & Son, Swaites Farm, Pettinain produced the Champion Ayrshire Swaites Brown Gold with homebred breeding on both sides. She sold at 1920 gns to A. G. Dunlop & Son, Bridgend Farm, Ayr. 

Auctioneers - Lawrie and Symington

Flying Trade For Ayrshires With A 4000 Gns Top For The Hunnington Herd At Beeston Coloured Dairy Breeds Sale

The Annual Sale of Coloured Breed Dairy Cattle at Beeston Castle took place on Friday, 2nd August at Beeston Castle Auction, in front of a large audience of keen purchasers, who had travelled from many parts of the country.

Trade was exceptionally good throughout and particularly for the Ayrshires who were dominated by a major consignment of milking heifers, served heifers, and maidens from the famous Hunnington herd of Chris and Lisa Window, Bromsgrove, West Midlands.

Morwick Reduction Sale With Guest Consignments From Acton, Twemlow and Troutbeck

A sale of Ayrshires and Red and White Holstein Cattle from four herds took place at Beeston Castle Auction on Friday 7th June in front of large company of buyers from Mid Scotland to Kent.


South West Ayrshire Show & Sale

South West Ayrshires Fly to £3400!

Coloured Breeds Sale Carlisle April 2013

Although few in number, quality Ayrshires met a fast trade at the April Multi-breed sale at Carlisle and many more could have been sold.

Ayrshires In Demand

The dispersal of 150 milkers from the Bonnybank herd met a very brisk trade when offered for sale at Leek Market on the 28th November 2012.  Selling to a top of £2160 for an Autumn Gold grand-daughter.  The herd has a strong Ayrshire influence from pure bred to black and white and Danish red crosses.  Most noticeable was the increased buzz around the ring and rapid bidding when Ayrshires came through with those carrying "Trident" and "Autumn Gold" blood in keen demand and claiming the majority o