Sales Reports

National Ayrshire Sale Top Prices 2015

The seventh National Ayrshire sale to be held at Borderway Carlisle featured animals from many of the leading herds in the UK, and included outstanding heifers in milk, bulls and in-calf heifers.  This event also included the first sale to disperse the Ballygreggan Ayrshire herd owned by the Millar family from Kintyre.  Trade topped at 4,000 gns to average £1444 for an almost complete clearance.

Clover Sells For 8,000 Gns At Ayrshire National Sale

Sandyford Star Clover 3 from E T Tomlinson & family sells for 8,000 gns to Andrew Rimmer

Pylon Ayrshires Sell To 3600 Gns

Kivells Auctioneers dispersed the Pylon herd of Pedigree Ayrshires at Exeter Livestock Centre, Devon on behalf of David & Jeanne Heasman of Uckfield, East Sussex. The decision to travel the herd to the South West was wise and a fantastic trade was seen with a packed ringside of buyers who travelled from as far as Cumbria, Derbyshire, Wales and all over the South West.

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.