Monday 23rd May
On Monday Penrith & District Farmers’ Mart LLP presented 20 pedigree Dairy Shorthorn cattle, comprising of the annual draft of heifers from the Weardale based New Park herd and Shap based Waters herd.
Demand was better than expected but prices were down on last year’s extreme levels. Topping the sale at 920gns was the smart in milk heifer New Park Margaret 28th, a daughter of Brafell Royal Pad, purchased by J W Coulthard & Son, Brisco Hill. The overall average was £822.15.
Other Leading Prices