Longrigg Dairy Cattle Sale Report
C & D Auction Marts were favoured with the sale of Dairy cattle on behalf of W Nelson & Sons, Longrigg, Torthorwald on Saturday 24th November 2018.
It was pleasing to see such a large attendance of buyers ringside for the sale of commercial Holstein Friesian and Montbeliarde Cows on offer.
All classes met a competitive trade with the Monbeliardes keenly sought.
A 2nd Calver Montbeliarde X cow in milk topped the sale at £1600.
Others to £1550, £1550, £1500, £1500, £1420.
In milk Holstein Friesian Cows sold to £1580 (3rd Calver), £1500, £1420, £1400.
In calf cows to £1450 Montbeliarde (Due Jan), £1250 Holstein Friesian (Due Jan)
In calf heifers Montbeliarde to £1220, £1180, £1180, £1150, Holstein Friesian to £1150, £1080.
Bulling Heifers and Stirks to £750
130 Cows (Calved) Ave £759.53
14 Cows (In Calf) £901.43
14 Heifers (In Calf) £1019.29