Worcester Sale 6th May 2017 - Sale report

The Annual Society Sale was held on Saturday 6th May and the pre-sale show was judged by Boomer Birch.

Topping the day’s trade at 4100gns was Lopemede Hamish 16, bred by J Rixon Ltd, Thame, Oxfordshire OX9 3SH. This Hestehaven Fenrik son out of a Loxton Ronnie daughter was purchased by M/S Burnett of Staffs.

Next, at 3800gns was Wroxall Galloway 15, bred by C H Evans & Son of Abbey Farm, Wroxall, Warwick, Warwickshire. A Losning Iver son out of a Wroxall Tracer daughter, he was purchased by C M Mercer of Unit No. 1, Bowley Court Farms, Hope-Under-Dunsmore, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0PL.

Selling for 3000gns was the Overall & Male Champion Killiworgie Heroe 16, bred by Mr S A Gummow of Higher Killiworgie Farm, Blackcross, Newquay, Cornwall TR8 4RU. This Killiworgie Emperor son out of a Lakeside Warrior daughter was purchased by H V R Smith & Co of Park Farm, Eye, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0DL.

Also, selling at 3000gns was Killiworgie Giovanni 15, bred by Mr S A Gummow of Higher Killiworgie Farm, Blackcross, Newquay, Cornwall TR8 4RU. A Killiworgie Emperor son out of a Lakeside Warrior daughter he was sold to C M Mercer of Unit No. 1, Bowley Court Farms, Hope-Under-Dunsmore, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0PL.

The Top Price female, selling for 4000gns was Killiworgie Hope, bred by Mr S A Gummow of Higher Killiworgie Farm, Blackcross, Newquay, Cornwall TR8 4RU. This Killiworgie Emperor daughter out of a Lakeside Warrior daughter was purchased by L J Curry of Lower Down Farm, West Lane, Felton, Bristol BS40 9UF.

Next, selling for 2400gns was the Reserve Overall & Female Champion Chegwidden Bambino’s Hettie, bred by Mrs V Hall of Chegwidden Farm, St Levan, Penzance, Cornwall TR19 6LP. A Chegwidden Alfie daughter out of an Omorga Volvo daughter, she was purchased by Wayne Davies of Cwmbromley, Sarn, Newtown,Powys SY16 4ES

Also, selling at 2400gns was Bosahan Gina Courtney, bred by Mr & Mrs J Olds of The Farmhouse, Bosahan Farm, Constantine, Falmouth TR11 5QB. This Skerrington Armada daughter out of an Auchorachan Wizard daughter was purchased by R & J Cook of Hillside Home, Ryall, Bridport, Dorset DT6 6EG.

Averages:

17 Bulls @ £2810.29 85% Clearance

3 Cows with Calves @ £2345.00

11 In-Calf Heifers @ £1751.59

11 Maiden Heifers @ £1780.23

10 Lopemede Heifers @ £1454.25