Agricultural and Livestock News
HOLE IN ONE FOR DAIRY CREST
Kivells were delighted to have helped raise over £11,800 at the Dairycrest (Davidstow) Charity Day.
Top call at the after dinner auction was £520 for a flat screen TV.
236 Dairy top at £1880
Kivells Auctioneers sold a superb entry of Dairy cattle this week with the best at Exeter at £1700 and £1880 at Holsworthy on behalf of SR Gilbert & Son.
Something Old & Something New
Kivells are delighted to receive an entry of 12 Tractors for their Holsworthy Monthly Machinery Sale on Saturday 7th July ranging from the very modern 2012 John Deere 6930 to the very special John Deere Model D being sold on behalf of the estate of the late Henry Roskilly of Peter Tavy.
Kivells Auctioneers had the Priviledge of conducting a ‘2 evening’ auction at Hartland Abbey and helped raise over £42,000 for 2 charities being Cancer Research UK & North Devon Hospice.
Guests saw the top call of the night reach £4,000 for a helicopter ride lunch for 6 at Portledge Estate.
Kivells Charity total for 2018 is over £150,000!
2,487 BEEF CATTLE SOLD
Over the past 10 days Kivells have sold a massive 2487 Beef animals from farms throughout the South West.Top Prime to £1,373 (210p/kg)
Top Cull Cow to £1,341 (134/p/kg)
Top TB Restricted to £1,375
Top Stirk to £960
Top Calf to £500
34 acres of standing straw.
Kivells will conduct the auction of standing straw at Ashreigney near Winkleigh on behalf of the Snell family.
Lot 1 is 16.5 a/c of Winter Wheat which is in two fields.
Lot 2 is 17 a/c of Spring Barley which is in two fields.
The sale is situated at Redland, Ashreigney EX18 7NF. Sale will be on Thursday 12 July at 6.30pm.
EXETER LIVESTOCK CENTRE SAW A TOP OF £1680 FOR A BRITISH FRIESIAN HEIFER