The December Show and Sale of Herefords at the Native Breeds sale in Dungannon took place on the 4th.

Winter trade resulted in 7 bulls selling for an average of £2385 with females averaging £1450.

Judge John Blackburn’s Champion on the day went to a bull bred by Ivan Elliot which sold on the day for 2200 Guineas to G Forsythe, Ballymully 1 Barcley who was out of Solpoll 1 Dynamite and Solpoll Starlet L9.

Ivan Elliott’s Champion Ballymully 1 Barclay

The two top prices went to J&W McMordie with Solpoll 1 Partner going under the hammer at 3100 Guineas to Roy Ferguson and Picasso an ET son of Panmure 1 Henry and Dorepoll R51 Duchess 525 who took reserve champion in the show ring at 2500 Guineas to WJ Martin.

Reserve Champion Solpoll 1 Picasso

The associations next Premier show and sale will be on Tuesday 12th February 2019 at Dungannon Farmers Mart.

Author: Editor Hereford

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