Ludlow Spring Sale

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The British Simmental Cattle Society held their annual sale of Bulls and Females at Ludlow Auction Mart on Friday 10th April 2009. Reserve Champion

Top price of the day was Shebdon Viscount from Terry Ford, Stores House, Walk Mill, Eccleshall, Stafford when he sold to David Parry, Stud Farm (Powys) Ltd, Bleddfa, Knighton. He stood Reserve Champion in the pre sale show, judged by Roger Birch, Pasturefields Herd, Stafford.

Champion

The pre sale Champion, Chesterman Vinnie from Messrs N. & N. Gwynne, Rhos-Ddu, Crymych, Pembrookeshire took the second top price of 3,300gns when he sold top Mr. S. Vaughan, Moss Hill Farm, Monkland, Leominster.

9 of the 10 bulls forward sold to an average of £2643.50; 2 In Calf Heifers averaged £1759; 1 Maiden Heifer £1838

NAME PRICE BUYER
MALES
Shebdon Viscount 4000 Stud Farm (Powys), Bleddfa, Knighton
Abbotsbrook Voodoo 1550 MJM Farms, Lockley Villa Farm, Wistanwick, Market Drayton
Crackley Victorious 2100 J.B. Crow, Day House Farm, Shray Hill, Wellington, Shrops
Crackley Virgil 3200 A.F. Beavean & Co, The Graig Farm, Llanfair Waterdine, Knighton
Crackley Vigorous 2300 C.M. Mercer, Bowley Court Farms, Hope-under-Dinmore, Leominster
Chestermann Vinnie 3300 S. Vaughan, Moss Hill Farm, Monkland, Leominster
Wroxall Visionary 1500 MJM Farms, Lockley Villa Farm, Wistanwick, Market Drayton
Wroxall Vat-Mam 2300 E Mayglothling, Tack Barn Farm, Knighton
Cliftonswood Vimto 2400 D. Owen & Son, Llwydiarth, Pontfadog, Llangollen, Wrexham
FEMALES
Glewstone Topaz 1750 J.S. Owen, Home Farm, Cruckton, Shrewsbury
Glewstone Tamber 1600 J.S. Owen, Home Farm, Cruckton, Shrewsbury
Fortress Cadette 1V 1750 J.S. Owen, Home Farm, Cruckton, Shrewsbury