First Charolais show exclusively for Breedplan recording members; £4,500
prize money at stake.
Shropshire-based pedigree poll Charolais breeders, David and Sadie Littlehales have completed a private export deal for a shipment of semen from Bromham Bullion to the Norwegian Charolais Organisation for distribution to Finland and Norway.
Charolais bulls met an exceptional demand driven by the commercial sector in
Stirling where an electric atmosphere prevailed throughout at the breed’s
official spring sale.
A Charolais bull that was hotly
tipped to lead the bidding at the Stirling Bull Sales
next month (February 2013) has been snapped up by Cogent
Breeding prior to the sale.
Charolais met a consistent demand selling to a top of 8,000gns at the official breed society show and sale at Carlisle on Friday 23 November.
Jan Boomars' Vexour Garth sold at a new breed and Stirling record of 100,000gns to the Livestock Capital Company, USA. He is a Dingle Hofmesiter son out of Vexour Della, a Maerdy Tally daughter.