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Market Report for Galloway Cattle Society Sale

Tuesday 4th July 2017

A packed ringside saw Galloways top at 950 guineas for Wyn Winters’ stylish heifer Esmeralda of the Valley.  Wyn sold 3 heifers which were all purchased by the respected Galloway breeder Mr Tom Roskilly, Nutley Farms.

Reserve heifer was Steve and Richard Langdon’s Luckworthy Betty, changing hands for 820 guineas.  Third was the traditional heifer from Mr Clive Groves Voxham Lulu and sold for 740 guineas.

The auctioneers Stags, donated a bottle of Bells whisky and was won by the Jordan family with their quality Saler x Galloway bulling heifers purchased by Mr John Heard, Hughslade for £870.

Many thanks to our judges Crispin Alford and George Palmer, Stags Auctioneers and their staff.

The day concluded with a meal at The Forest Inn, Hexworthy where the hospitality was tops.

We would also like to thank our sponsors; Dartmoor Brewery, Tithe Barn Nutrients, Exmoor Hay & Straw, PFG Fabrication,  Duchy of Cornwall and W H Bond & Sons Ltd.