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02 Jul 2018
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2018 Spotlight Sale - Shaping up to celebrate some of the Best Breeding in the Country

2018 Spotlight Sale - Shaping up to celebrate some of the Best Breeding in the Country

This year’s Spotlight Sale being held on Tuesday 3rd July at Sedgemoor Auction Centre has something for every dairy enthusiast to include genomics, top show calves, in milk cows and heifers and  future brood cows with many of the top families worldwide represented from Holsteins, Jerseys and Brown Swiss. 

This year we have the highest PLI heifer to be sold at public auction in the UK with a PLI of £742, she is a Perseus from a VG-2yr dam going back to the Roza family. Plus an exclusive Red Emilio that is VRC red meaning she will produce 50% red offspring regardless of what bull she is bred to and has a show winning dam that is now fresh and scored VG87-2yr. 

Catalogued are daughters of some of these top cows selling:  

  • A Sid daughter of the well-known American show cow, Butz-Butler Gold Barbara Ex95.  
  • A Solomon daughter from one of the greatest cows in the UK at the moment, Illens Atwood Australia Ex95, who has already won UK Dairy Day and Uk Dairy Expo
  • Two daughters of the bull mother, Wiltor Dreamgirl VG89, who is dam of Wiltor Dreamer and Drummer at Cogent. 
  • A VG88-3yr Red daughter of Rainyridge Super Beth VG86 who was the former number one RC GTPI cow in the breed and is a daughter of Rainyride Talent Barbara Ex95. 

Future show calves are a plenty with calves entered by top type bulls Callen, Caviar, Charley, Jacoby, Solomon, etc. and from top show families such as Apple, Atlee, Cosmopolitan, Marie, Noel, Rachel, Shower, etc.

The catalogue is now online at www.gth.net and you can request a hard copy by calling 01278 410250 or email livestock@gth.net 

Lot 32 Tynevalley Charley Cosmopolitan

 

Lot 1 DG Belle Red VG88-3yr

 

Lot 36 Auchensala Diamondback Rox 2nd