Whitebred Shorthorn Sales
Friday 6th November 2009
On Friday 6th November 2009, Harrison & Hetherington Ltd
conducted the autumn sale of Whitebred Shorthorn Cattle on
behalf of members of the Whitebred Shorthorn Association with
5 bulls and 2 females forward for sale.
The judge, John Clark, Bent Ash Farm, Eaglesfield, Cockermouth
awarded the Supreme Championship to Blackburn Marshall, a March
2008 bull bred and exhibited by Gordon Jackson, Blackburn,
Newcastleton. Sired by Milnholm Scott, this bull went on to
secure a bid of 4,800gns and was purchased by JRF Pattinson,
Hotbank, Bardon Mill, Hexham.
The Reserve Champion Rosette was collected by Barlaes Gladiator,
a March 2008 bull from Messrs R & M Fergusson, Barlaes,
Dalry, Castle Douglas. Sired by Raeburnfoot Talisman, this
bull was knocked down at 3,400gns, writing this cheque, Messrs
Moore, Softley, Slaggyford, Carlisle.
|Blackburn Marshall with
Gordon Jackson (vendor) and the Pattinson Family (purchasers)
The Fergusson's then went on to purchase High Creoch Fanfare,
a March 2008 bull from Messrs Gilligan, High Creoch, Gatehouse
of Fleet for 1,000gns.
The Champion Female, Barlaes White Heather 9th was sold at
800gns and travels home with new breeder Ann Malcolm Hardhillock Farm, Maryculter, Aberdeen.