Keen Irish bids as Mayne Holsteins hit 5000gns

June 2007
Farmers Weekly;6/1/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 22, p139
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The article reports on a bid for Mayne herd of Holsteins from breeders Dean and Andrew Anderson in Elgin, Moray in Scotland. It says that the price of the heifers peak at 5000 Guinean francs (gns), with 97 in-calf heifers averaging just under £1900 and 142 heifers more than £1000. It mentions that the top price was paid by north-east Holstein breeder Kenny Mair and his son Barclay.


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