Record sale at Craven Dairy auction

November 2007
Farmers Weekly;11/23/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 21, p73
Trade Publication
The article reports that Christmas came early for north of England dairy farmers when yet another new top price record of £2050 occurred at the monthly Craven Dairy Auction at Skipton Auction Mart. Robert Phillip, Hellifield, secured his third Craven Dairy Auction championship success with a home-bred newly-calved pedigree Holstein Friesian heifer giving 30kg by Comestar Stormatic.


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