The Society held its Inaugural Spring Sale at Worcester Market on Saturday the 9th May. Judge for the day was Mr Iain Green Corskie, Garmouth, Fochabers, Moray, IV32 7NN
Topping the bull trade
At 4900gns was Grangewood Eskimo from Mr & Mrs AS & YA Leedham, Gunby Lea Farm ,Grangewood, Netherseal, Swadlincote Derbyshire, DE12 8BE, an Omorga Alonso son out of a Popes Laird daughter, purchased by Atkins Brothers, The Grange, Moss Lane, Hulland Ward, Ashbourne, Derbyshire.
Second top was the Overall Champion from R H Widdicombe, Ashprington Court, Ashprington, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 7UW, Starline Edmund, a Skerrington Warlord son out of a Starline Klassik daughter, selling for 4300gns to Andy Anderson, Smallburn Farms, Elgin, Morayshire.
Then at 3600gns came Little Orchard Empire from Mark Sallis, 20 Hockett Street, Coventry, CV3 5FR, a Crackley Showman son out of a Lamhoj Supery daughter, purchased by D A Marklove, Swindon, Wiltshire
Selling at 3500gns was Grangewood Frontier from Mr & Mrs AS & YA Leedham, Gunby Lea Farm ,Grangewood, Netherseal, Swadlincote Derbyshire, DE12 8BE, another Omorga Alonso son out of a Samark Superman daughter, purchased by D W Jones, Blaeneifed, Llangoedmor, Cardigan. SA43 2LZ
19 Bulls averaged £2948.28. 64% clearance.
Female Champion Deerhurst Estelle from Mr G T Van Der Gucht, Apperley Court, Apperley, Gloucestershire, GL19 4DH, sold for 2650gns, a Denizes Amazon daughter, out of an Astote Kansas daughter, purchased by J Bonham-Christie, Frome, Somerset.
Top price female came out of the reduction from Mr & Mrs R J & B E Kimber, Beanhill Farm, Christian Malford, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 4BS, Beanhill Carousel an Arkmill Franklyn daughter out of an Omorga Prince daughter, with her Mendick Butch bull calf at foot selling for 3000gns to Mrs Poulter Hunnyhill Farm, Brighstone, Newport, Isle Of Wight, PO30 4DU
Another unit from the Kimbers, Beanhill Farm, Christian Malford, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 4BS made 2600gns, Beanhill Catherine, a Dinton Nautical daughter, our of an Agardsley Elgar daughter, again selling to Mrs Poulter Hunnyhill Farm, Brighstone, Newport, Isle Of Wight, PO30 4DU
Selling for 2500gns from Mr & Mrs J Olds, The Farmhouse, Bosahan Farm, Constantine, Falmouth, TR11 5QB, Bosahan Electra Venus, a Skerrington Armada daughter out of a Curlieu Lennox daughter, purchased by J James, Pembroke