Longtown Beef Shorthorns to 8,000gns

There was a packed ringside at Longtown mart on Monday 27th August to see the dispersal of Paul Braithwaite`s Albion Herd of Beef Shorthorns as part of the annual pedigree Beef Shorthorn female sale at this venue.

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Beef Shorthorn secures new 16,000gns female breed record

Coldrochie dispersal

Beef Shorthorn claimed a 16,000gns new cow and calf breed record in Stirling on Wednesday 23 May when Douglas McMillan staged the second and final part of his Coldrochie herd dispersal.

Sale leader was Coldrochie Broadhooks G1 TI +33, SRI +33, a fourth calver within the breed’s top 1%, by Chapelton Winsome and out of a homebred dam. A red and little white, she was sold with her three-month-old heifer, Coldrochie Broadhooks M8 TI +35, SRI +37, a red and little white by the 20,000gns Fearn Godfather. The pair went to WJ and J Green, Fochabers, Morayshire.

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Carlisle Beef Shorthorn peak at 7,000gns

sale leader, Coxhill Kirk at 7,000gns

sale leader, Coxhill Kirk at 7,000gns

25 May 2018

Beef Shorthorn bulls sold to a top of 7,000gns and achieved 85% clearance whilst females went to 5,300gns in Carlisle on Friday 25 May at the breed society’s official spring sale.

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