Dispersal of the
CORESWALL JERSEY HERD
On behalf of
Messrs. W. A. M. Hall, Knockneen, Kirkholm, Stranraer
Wednesday 4th September 2013
Flying Trade For Corsewall Jerseys
On Wednesday 4th September at Borderway,
Carlisle the Hall family from Knockneen Farm, Kirkholm,
Stranraer dispersed their Jersey herd in front of a packed
ringside. Buyers from the length and breadth of
the British Isles saw the very brisk trade top at 2,100gns
with the milking herd averaging almost £1000.
Topping the trade was a daughter of Clydevalley Fortune
she was due shortly with her second and sold for 2,00gns
to Richardson Family, Dovecote Farm, Doncaster.
|sale in progress
A freshly calved heifer that caught the eye of the showing
fraternity sold for 2,000gns to Emma Murry, Shipley Bank
Farm, Wolverhampton. The heifer was sired by Hailstone
Walkabout from a Whistler dam.
Such was the quality of the younger portion of the milking
herd that a number sold for 1,800gns. Corsewall
Gold Shortbread, Corsewall Gold Cream & Corsewall
Walkabout Marzipan had all recently calved in August
in their second or first lactations and now join the
herd of WJF Ramsay, Mid Muntloch Farm, Wigtownshire.
Corsewall Fortune Cobnut sired by Clydevalley Fortune
sold for 1,800gns to T Wilson, Creca Hall, Annan. Cobnut
was fresh in her second giving 24kgs.
Burthwaite Farms, Carlisle purchased number top quality
animals on the day including Corsewall Hulk Emily 2. She
was sired by a son of DJ Hulk and was due shortly with
her second she also sold for 1,800gns.
Other volume buyers included J Rome, Ingleston Farm,
Dumfries who purchased the largest percentage of the
herd for his new Jersey enterprise. One of the
stars in the group was a fresh milking heifer sired by
Hailstone Walkabout sold giving 19kg at 1,500gns
Cleddau Farming Ltd from Haverdfordwest, Pembrokshire
purchased the largest percentage of the young-stock for
their new start up dairy enterprise. Their purchases
included a strong Spring calving heifer sired by Corsewall
Sonnyboy selling for 1,000gns.
The Hall family would like to thank everyone who purchased
cattle at their dispersal and wishes everyone much success
with the Coreswall cattle.
117 Cows in milk £833.54
48 Heifers in milk £1268.09
58 In-calf heifers £849.96
59 Heifer calves £511.30