Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle
Forward: 485 head of cattle
Comprising: 54 Young Feeding Bulls, 26 Beef Feeding Cows, 311 Bullocks & Heifers, 91 Pedigree Cattle & 3 Breeding Cattle.
FORWARD: 91 HEAD OF CATTLE
79 Pedigree Beef Shorthorn Cattle
12 Pedigree South Devon Cattle
Champion - Hon G Turton Lot 64. Reserve - S Currie Lot 46.
75 Prime cattle comprising 29 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 4 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 42 Cast Cattle.
4393 Prime Sheep comprising 3669 Prime Lambs & 724 Cast Ewes & Rams.
48 Rearing Calves.
19 Dairy Cattle.
2 Loads of produce.
Craven Dairy Auction (19 head)
Andrew Townsend did the honours in the judging ring today and he was right on the money. 1st Prize and Champion went to a cracking heifer from Robert Crisp of Calton, Malhamdale. The homebred heifer giving 28 litres sold for £2100 to the judge. Georgie Fort presented the reserve champion heifer, Hawbank Ballisto Buttergill that was calved 18 days and giving 30kg sold for £2050 to William Oldfield of Gisburn.
GRITCHLEY & ROBINSON AT THE TOP .........................
Critchleys clinch another Skipton prime cattle coup
There was another sparkling Red Rose performance in the prime cattle show arena at Skipton Auction Mart’s November highlight, when the Critchley family rattled up a championship and reserve championship double. (Mon, Nov 4)