Braydonside Norman, from first time exhibitor Owen Comer, New Moonleaze Farm, Braydon, Swindon sold for 6200gns to top the British Limousin Cattle Society’s November sale held at Brecon Livestock Market on Saturday 10th November 2018.

Overall Champion and Senior Male Champion Lot 9 Braydonside Norman, from Owen Comer, Swindon. 6,200 gns

February 2017 born this calf is an AI son of Ampertaine Gigolo and is out of the Haltcliffe Doctor sired Gotham June a female that Mr Comer purchased for 2800gns at Newark Market in April 2016. Earlier in the day Braydonside Norman had been placed in the pre-sale show as Senior Champion before going on to take the Overall Supreme Championship from the judge Tomos Price who runs the Reddragon pedigree herd at Pencraig Farm, Trelech, Carmarthen.  Purchasing the top price was Messrs Davies & Millichap, Rhiwgarn Fach Farm, Rhondda Cynon Taff.

The sale saw sixteen bulls in all sell to average £3206.

Junior Male Champion, Lot 33 Ashledge Newton, Messrs AG Kirton & Sons, Bewdley. 4,850 gns

The second top price at 4850gns was the Junior Champion, Ashledge Newton, from Messrs AG Kirton & Sons, Severn Lodge Farm, Kinlet, Bewdley.  April 2017 born, this bull is by Killcastle Horace and is out of Ashledge Hummingbird.  Ashledge Newton was bought by Messrs Baker & Son, Great Oxenbold Farm, Weston, Much Wenlock, Shropshire.

Full report to follow….