2004 Female Sale
The Third Annual Premier Female Show & Sale
Wednesday 3rd November 2004
Edenvalley Vixen’ Tops 3800gns at Borderway Premier
Blue Female Sale
Judge, Richard Bartle, from Shifnal, Shropshire, put up as his
Supreme Champion and winner of the “Norbreck Havana Perpetual Trophy,” “Beckfarm
Vicky,” a ‘Seduisant De Fooz’ daughter, out of ‘Beckfarm
Rose’. She was exhibited by R F & A Tyson, Millom, Cumbria. “Beckfarm
Vicky” was passed out of the ring, unsold, at 4,200 gns. The Reserve
Supreme Champion rosette and class winner was awarded to a stylish heifer “Springfield
Unella ET” presented by Anita Padfield, by ‘Visconti De St Fontaine’,
out of ‘Springfield Pepsi ET’. This went on to be knocked down
to R Barker, Bewcastle, Carlisle for 3,600 gns.
In the Intermediate Heifer class, Messrs. Ridley’s “Wood
Hall Vicky ET” claimed the red rosette, sired by ‘Gib Van Het Negenbond’ and
out of ‘Histoire D’Au Chene’. She was knocked down to Nether
Hall Farms Ltd, Carnforth at 2,800 gns. From the same stable “Wood Hall
Viola” was sold for 3,200 gns to Gavin Boocock, Driffield, Yorkshire.
Junior Heifer “Annanwater Verona ET” claimed first in her class,
making 2,900 gns to new breeder, R J Mowbray, Newtonstewart, Northern Ireland.
Glen Forsyth’s “Tamhorn Tess ET”, taking first prize in the
Senior Cow class.
Auctioneer, David Dickinson, commented, “There was a very
keen demand for quality animals, with a number of potential purchasers going
home empty handed.” “ There were a number of good quality animals,
which made a good trade on the day. It was nice to see females showing scale
and growth with good mobility” said judge, Richard Bartle.