Sales Reports

Derbyshire Ayrshire Club Sale at Leek Auctions

A decent trade met the Derbyshire Club members at Leek Auctions with their first club sale in conjunction with the markets monthly sale. Top price of the day was 1900 gns for‎ Twemlow Helena 17 from Marshall Barnett. This fresh heifer by Twemlow Admiral Glen was sold giving over 30 kgs per day.  Chris Adams, Tessvale took the next two top prices at 1660 and 1640 gns. Tessvale Cherryleaf 24 was by Hilltown Hijack and Tessvale Damson was by Auchensale Black Pearl.

South West Ayrshires Fly To 4,000 Gns

Kivells held their annual South West Ayrshire Sale at Exeter Livestock Centre on Friday 2nd May. The entry of 90 Pedigree Ayrshires saw a cracking trade from start to finish with 100% clearance and the sale attracted buyers from Wales, Derbyshire, and Worcester and all over the West country.

News From Cattle Services - Daughters Of Cattle Services Sires In Great Demand At Ayrshire Sale

Kivells held their annual South West Ayrshire Sale at Exeter Livestock Centre and daughters of Cattle Services sires were in great demand.

Top of the day was 4000 gns for the Overall champion from Mark Evans’ Organic East Church herd at Honiton with a fresh heifer East Church Prodigy Blissful 2 by Green Lane Prodigy out of an EX 91 dam.  She later sold to the judge Robert Adams of Derbyshire for his Bigginvale herd.

High Demand At The South West Ayrshire Show & Sale

Kivells held their annual South West Ayrshire Show & Sale of Pedigree Ayrshires at Exeter Livestock Centre, Devon which saw a a high demand for Ayrshire stock  Top price of the day was 4000 gns for the Overall Champion Heifer “East Church Prodigy Blissful 2” by Green Lane Prodigy from Mark Evans and she was purchased by Judge Robert Adams from Derbyshire to join his Bigginvale herd.

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.