Primestock Show & Sale
Monday 26th April 2010
On Monday 26th April 2010, The Border British Blue Club held their annual show and sale of primestock in conjunction with Harrison and Hetheringtons weekly primestock sale.
The show was kindly sponsored by J Stobart & Sons Ltd Quality Farm Feeds, TW Relph & Son Ltd and H & H Insurance Brokers Ltd. This year saw two judges sharing the duties Mr Jimmy Mulholland judged the prime cattle and young bulls with Mr Owan Llyr coming forward to finish proceedings by judging the cast cow class.
Taking the Championship rosette was Messrs Wilkinson of Springfield Farm with their first prize young bull, which later sold to Cleveland Meats for £1874.40.
Class 1- Bullock
1st JW Brown, Midtown Farm, 649kg 173.5p £1126.02
2nd RW & G Dickinson, High Knipe, 675kg
3rd JW Brown, Midtown Farm 653kg, 167.5p, £1093.78
Class 2- Heifer
1st RW & G Dickinson, High Knipe 627kg
2nd GA & JM Maw, Wintershield 628kg, 197.5p, £1240.30
3rd Mrs C Bousfield, Holme Farm, 534kg, 170.5p £910.47
4th JS & JO Dodd, West View 549kg, 188.5p £1034.87
Class 3- Young Bull
1st AJ & DA Wilkinson, Springfield Farm 1056kg 177.5p £1874.40
2nd B Hall, Ainstable Hall 750kg, 158.5p £1188.75
3rd J Dickinson, Springfield 774kg 151.5p £1172.61
Class 4- Cast Cow
1st G Boocock, Edmonds Farm 994kg, 207.5p £2062.55
2nd R Barker, Stockastead, 807kg 194.5p £1569.62
3rd Skirwith Hall Farms, Skirwith Hall 981kg 206.5p £2025.77
4th AJ & DA Wilkinson, Springfield Farm 781kg 200p, £1562
Champion - Messrs AJ & DA Wilkinson, Springfield 1056kg 177.5p £1874.50 purchased by Cleveland Meats.
Reserve Champion - Messrs RW Dickinson, High Knipe 627kg