TITLE

Under the Hammer

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;6/1/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 22, p147
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the sale of Bazadaise cattle at JR Smith & Son's Grange Farm in Scalford, England. The top prices are listed including 1300 Guinean francs (gns) for 27 crossbred cattle, 2600 gns for 20 pedigree and 2500 gns for 5 pedigree in-calf cows. Several photographs from the event are provided.
ACCESSION #
25625806

 

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