A Belgian Blue bull – Almeley Lightning – pushed up to 20,000gns at a show and sale at Carlisle on Saturday (May 18th).
Born in August-2016, the Drybarrows Cawdale son was presented for sale by Mr G L Moran.
Other notable prices posted on British Blue Cattle Society’s Facebook included;
- Dragon Blue Mike – 16,000gns;
- Dragon Blues Mark – 15,000gns;
- Springill Mighty Mate – 12,000gns;
- Solway View Monty – 12,000gns;
- Droit Max – 11,000gns;
- Knockchree Max – 11,000gns
- Hallfield Mojo – 9,000gns;
- Almeley Marhex – 9,000gns;
- Solway View Moonboots – 8,500gns;
- Almeley McLaren – 8,500gns;
- Solway View Nancy – 8,000gns
- Pendle Minstrel – 6,000gns;
- Solway View Moonlight – 5,000gns;
- Top Side Neve – 4,500gns;
- Auchenlay Nirvana – 3,500gns;
- Lukeroyal Monty – 4,200gns;
- Liley Nebraska – 2,600gns.
- 52 bulls average £5938.56;
- 27 served/maiden heifers average £2854.44;
- 1 cow with calf at foot average £5355.00;
- 3 embryo calves average £3080;
- 14 bulls sell for 6,000gns or more;
- Females reach 8,000gns.
Image source: British Blue Cattle Society \ Facebook