Blues Champion and Reserve at Kirkby Stephen
Friday 19th January 2018
Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their opening prize show and Sale of Store Cattle for 2018, on Monday 15th January where a catalogued entry of 547 cattle were on offer.
Taking the overall Championship and topping the sale at £2250 was a British Blue heifer from Messrs Pedley, Oaktree, Barbon and which was bought by Messrs Williamson, Hamsterley.
Taking the Reserve Championship was the first placed steer; a British Blue cross consigned by Messrs Sowerby, Terrys Farm, Ormside which went on to sell for £1475 to Messrs Hargreaves, Preston.
The pre sale show was kindly sponsored by I’Ansons of Masham and was judged by Mr William Fawcett, Alnwick.
Heifer any Breed
1st & Champion JH Pedley, Oaktree Farm - £2250
2nd JH Pedley, Oaktree Farm - £1225
3rd Messrs Sowerby, Terrys Farm - £1325
Steer any breed
1st & Reserve Champion Messrs Sowerby, Terrys Farm - £1475
2nd Messrs Barker & Johnson, Middle Bank End - £1400
3rd Messrs Barker & Johnson, Middle Bank End - £1375