Ashley Moor Dispersal Sale
Trade was buoyant for the dispersal sale of Ashley Moor Herefords owned by M/s EC & MM Everall, Ludlow, Shropshire at Hereford Market - with a 100% clearance.
Seventy four pedigree and purebred Herefords were on offer to those in attendance with many going home empty handed.
The herd had been kept on a commercial basis with cattle being brought in from grass just a few days prior to the sale. Mr and Mrs Everall employed the services of professional stockmen father and son Steve & Matthew Gray and George Bowen to wash and prepare the cattle to a high standard in the lead up to the sale.
Commenting after the sale the Mr Everall said he was very pleased with trade - adding there was a consistency with prices across all sectors.
Ashley Moor Averages
27 Cows & Calves at foot - £1882
24 Incalf Heifers - £1505
7 Spring Incalf Heifers - £1568
15 Maiden Heifers - £852
The sale was conducted by Hereford Market Auctioneers (HMA Ltd) inconjunction with Brightwells (Official Auctioneers for the Hereford Society).