BULLS SIRED BY HALTCLIFFE DOCTOR AND VAGABOND FEATURE AT STIRLING FEBRUARY 2017 LIMOUSIN SALE

The Limousin Spring Sales kicked off at Stirling on Monday February 6th with a 91% clearance of bulls and 62 of the 68 selling to average £5102, up by over £500 and for six more sold. 

Bulls available on Semenstore again featured and including from the pen of Bruce Goldie, Townfoot, Mouswald who had the day’s Champion and top price.   Included in his offering and selling at 5000gns was the Reserve Junior Champion Goldies Black Lee.  This July 2015 born polled bull is by Haltcliffe Doctor and is out of Goldies Toronto who has previously bred bulls to 12,000gns.  Purchasing Goldies Black Lee was J&J Wyllie, Crossford, Dunfermline.

 

Haltcliffe Doctor semen is available on Semenstore for £20.00 per straw.  Click on the link for full details http://www.semenstore.co.uk/limousin/products/haltcliffe-doctor.html

 

The sale’s joint third top price of 8000gns was paid for the first bull in the ring, the Senior Champion Strawfrank Leroy from Allan Campbell, Strawfrank Farm, Carstairs Junction, Lanark.  March 2015 born this upstanding bull had previously stood as Junior and Male Champion at the 2016 Scottish Limousin Grand Prix.  Got by AI Strawfrank Leroy is by Vagabond, a bull that has been used in the herd by Allan Campbell after he liked the calves by him from some cows he had purchased in-calf from the Greenwell Herd of the Nattress family.    Leroy is out of Gunnerfleet Fassuna who was purchased as a heifer from the herd of Ian Handley at a breeders’ sale at Carlisle.  Purchasing the Senior Champion was J Walker & Sons, Sauchenbush, Echt, Aberdeenshire.

 

Vagabond semen is available on Semenstore for £20.00 per straw.  Click on the link for full details http://www.semenstore.co.uk/limousin/products/vagabond-2.html

 

Check out the range of all bulls on offer from Semenstore by visiting the site at www.semenstore.co.uk

 

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