Hunt, Jeremy
September 2008
Farmers Weekly;9/12/2008, p87
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sale of Pylon Ayrshire herd owned by David and Jeanne Heasman at Beeston Castle in Cheshire, England. The couple moved their herd up from East Sussex and drew a capacity crowd who averaged the 95 cows and in-milk heifers at just under £2000. Two Cumbria herds each took cattle at 3900gns.


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