Whitebred Shorthorn Sale
On Friday 5th
November 2004, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd conducted the
autumn sale of Whitebred Shorthorn Cattle on behalf of members
of the Whitebred Shorthorn Association with a catalogued entry
of 7 Bulls and 5 Females.
The judge, John Whitfield, Byers Hall,
Lambley, Brampton awarded the Championship to Parton Landmark
a December 2002 bull bred and exhibited by Messrs Hewson, Parton
Farm, Wigton. Sired by Park William with the dam side
going back to Murtholm Premier, this bull went on to secure
a bid of 1,600 gns. and was purchased by the judge.
Reserve Championship was awarded to Blackburn Jethro,
a May 2003 bull bred and exhibited by D Jackson & Sons,
Blackburn, Newcastleton, sired by Raeburnfoot Talisman
this bull went on to realise 3,500 gns. Writing this cheque
Mr Scott Taylor, Greenside Farm, Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire.
prize bull Barlaes Monarch also a May 2003 bull from R & M
Dalry, Castle Douglas realised 1,200gns and goes south with
Mr W H Willcocks, Meads
Farm, Harford, Ivybridge, South Devon.
a December 2002 bull from the same home as the Champion
left the ring unsold, but was sold later to Mr A Taylor,
Newland Farm, Exford, Minehead, Somerset.
the female section High Creoch Rose 2nd with her heifer
calf at foot Blackburn Rosemary, exhibited by D Jackson & Sons,
Blackburn, Newcastleton, sold at 1,200gns and travels
to Argyll with Mr D Anderson, Barnakill Farm, Lochgilphead.