2016-04-15   facebooktwitterrss

Final Sale for the Famous Hunday Herd

On Wednesday 20th April 2016 at Borderway Carlisle the famous Hunday herd will sell for the last time. The herd has been highly regarded for many decades now as a leader in Black & White genetics and this final sale of their remaining young-stock gives buyers one last chance to own Hunday bloodlines.

This special sale of Hunday young-stock comprises 70 heifers. 16 in-calf heifers due to the Angus. 24 bulling heifers 17–14 mths old & 29 heifer calves 10-4 mths old. They are sired by Gen-I-Beq Brawler, De-Su History, Coldsprings Ponder, Regan-ALH DooDah & Silverridge Album. There are 16 Brown Swiss cross heifers in this special group of heifers. Following the heifer sale almost 10,000 doses of semen will be sold.

Brown Swiss

The sale also features the monthly Border & Lakeland monthly club sale and a number of part dispersals totalling 211 head comprising 119 Holsteins, 46 Brown Swiss, 43 Ayrshire & 3 Jerseys. The Border & Lakeland Holstein Club sale has an excellent offering of 77 outstanding milking heifers and cows all freshly calved from the following herds:

Bluestones, Bowberhill, Cambus, Chishillways, Cumcatch, Cuthill Towers, Hailstone, Kepculloch, Meiklefirth, Monyruy, Petteril, Plaskett, Roansbank, Weirston, Wormanby.

The sale also features a number of dispersal sales including:
The second sale to disperse the Ballygreggan pedigree Ayrshire herd for Mr A C Millar Ballygreggan Farm, Campbelltown.

Comprising 35 Ayrshires. There are 27 cows & heifers in milk & 8 in-calf heifers. This is a special group of freshly calved milkers all giving large volumes of high quality milk. The herd is currently av.6572kg 4.40% 3.37%. There are 3 Excellent, 5 Very Good & 10 Good Plus selling. Ballygreggan Cushie 10 is a super EX92 pointed cow her special Poos Stadel Classic daughter sells due in May. Cows sired by West Mossgiel Modern Class, Willsbro Red Razzle & Wisconsin Red. In-calf heifers sired by Poos Stadel Classic & Barr Governor. BVD tested clear.

The first Sale to disperse the prize winning Soulseat pedigree Brown Swiss herd for Messrs R & S McColm Highboreland Farm, Lochans, Stranraer.

Comprising 30 of the most recently calved cows and heifers.

This special group includes a number of show cows including Soulseat Zola Cath EX94, Soulseat Event Haley EX92 & Soulseat SD Iona EX92. The herd is currently av. 7865kg 4.21% 3.62% and have been grazing for the past month dry cows are out wintered. This high quality sale has 8 Excellents, 11 Very Goods selling the rest are Good Plus or still to score. The herd is tested BVD & Johnes clear.


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