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May 2018 Bull Sale Update

We think that the demand for bulls in May will be for the bulls that are ready to go out with the cows at the end of the month. The bulls which we planned to enter are really too young for that job so we have decided to keep them for the October sale unless they are...

Bulls entered for Stirling Bull Sale – May 2018

We have entered the following four bulls for the sale at Stirling which will take place on the 6th and 7th May 2018. Balthayock Marathon. Herd Book No. MBM0071748. (Sire Balthayock Adonis, Dam Balthayock Icicle) Born 15th November 2016. A heifer’s calf by the sire of...
Stirling Bull February 2018 Sale

Stirling Bull February 2018 Sale

Balthayock Mandate Reserve Senior Champion 16,000 Guineas Robert Dalrymple Kings Arms Sire: Maerdy Grenadier Dam: Balthayock Gold Balthayock Mikado 1st Class 2 14,000 Guineas John Jeffrey Kersknowe Sire: Balthayock Imp Balthayock Heaven Balthayock Minstrel Senior and...

Farm Update

We had a successful day at the October bull sale with all our bulls finding new homes. It was particularly pleasing that two of them went to pedigree herds and we will look forward to seeing their progeny in the show and sale ring in the future. Johnny Irvine bought...

Entries for October Bull Sales 2017

After a slow start in the spring the summer has turned out to be a great year for growing grass but a very difficult harvest has at last been completed with the last of the oats safely through the dryer and the winter barley sown and through the ground. Good yields...

2017. The first six months.

With all the spring sales now behind us we have sold privately or at auction all our young bulls from the 2015 crop. Our top price at the Stirling February sale was for Balthayock Lineup, a very promising son of Ugie Echo out of The Highland Show winner Balthayock...

The Stirling Bull Sales February 2017

With seven different sires used on our team for the February 2017 sale in Stirling it is perhaps not surprising that there is a variation in the size and shape of our bulls this spring. Despite this they share the common advantages of easy calving without losing the...