45 BREEDING CATTLE inc 17 PEDIGREE CATTLE The Autumn Pedigree Show & Sale was judged by Paul Baines. Leading Price in the bulls at the Autumn Pedigree Event was Queenshead Odin and Ampertaine Elgin son, a first calf bred from Millington Juliet. Born in March 2018 Odin was shown by Pat Varley of Queensbury and joined T Longton & Son of Quernmore for 1800gns. The first prize bull was the Limousin 2018 Elderberry Olden, Jupiter son, shown by E Blenkhorn & Son, son of Willitoft which made 1650gns to EW Gill & Sons Ltd of Sabden.


The leading Native Breed was a 2018 Aberdeen Angus Bull, Mossie Mire Pluto shown by AR & HE Cox of Laverton.  Pluto is a Gretnahouse Krack Lad son in the top 5% of the breed for retail beef yield and he sold to John & Tracey Lund of Coniston Cold for 1750 gns.

Overall top prize at the sale was the Champion, a 7 year old Tomschoice cow, Horsdoeuvre, sold incalf and with her Mereside Leo heifer calf at foot by JM & SP Cooper of Dacre to Jan Feather of Oakworth for 1850gns.


Best Bull –

1st E Blenkhorn Lot 9

2nd R Robinson Lot 3

3rd P Varley Lot 12

Best Female –

1st J Cooper Lot 13&14

2nd J Cooper Lot 16

Champion – J Cooper

Reserve – E Blenkhorn


Bulls –

Limousin 2018                    to 1800gns av £1812

Limousin 2014                    to 1900gns

British Blue 2013              to 1300gns

Aberdeen Angus              to 1750gns


Females –

Limousin Cows Incalf with Hfr Calves       to 1850gns

Limousin Maid Heifers                                   to 950gns av £877


Fortnightly Breeding Cattle –

Beef Shorn Hfrs Incalf                     to £950

BBx Hfrs Incalf                                   to £990

Shorn x Cow with Char x Str         to £1020

AAx Cow with BBx Bull                    to £950

AAx Hfr with AA x Bull                     to £940

Path Hfr with Path Hfr                    to £1060

Lim x Cow with BB x Hfr                 to £900