in brief…

January 2007
Farmers Weekly;1/19/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 3, p120
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs on various livestock auctions in Great Britain. Farmer Roy Nelson was able to sold 10 hogs to Paul Watson of North Yorkshire, England during a New Year sale in Skipton market. 45 Texels in-lamb were dispersed for John Morris of Anglesey, Wales at a price of 3000 Guinea Franc (GNS) at a Ruthin sale. The Portledge Holstein herd is to be sold by the Portledge Estate in Devon.


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