Sale led by performance

Garner, James
February 2003
Farmers Weekly;2/14/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 7, p31
Trade Publication
Reveals that cows with proven performance and heifers from milky families drew the highest bids for Holsteins at Hallworthy Stockyard, Cornwall.


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