Sale top of $24000 was paid for the rising 5 year old Fairvale AJ Nola 28 who had recently classified EX 92 with EX 95 mammary, she completes 3 generations of EX and was purchased by the very long established Calthorpe Holstein herd of the Perkins Family, Latrobe, Tas.
The next best price of $16000 also stayed in Tassie when Fairvale Dempsey Butter 274 a VG 88 2nd lact. cow that completes 12 gens. EX & VG sold to Green Glory Holsteins, Broadmarsh, Tas.
Third high seller was Fairvale Bradnick Josie 118, VG 85 on 1st lact. a daughter of the EX 94 IDW winning aged cow in 2017 Baxter Josie 64, she sold at $12500 to Bluechip Genetics and Fairvale, this same buying partnership also paid $9000 for Fairvale Goldchip Josie 117, BG 87 on 1st lact.
Fourth sale high at $12000 was Fairvale Dazzler Repa 57, EX 91, 2E selling to K & H Jones of Foster, Vic.
At $10000 was Fairvale Goldchip Butter 287, VG 86 on 1st lact selling to Elm Banks Holsteins, VIc. Also at $10000 was Fairvale Fever Repa 56, EX going to T & J Clark of Nerrena, Vic.
Other noted sales included Fairvale Goldchip Butter 291, VG 86 at 2 years at $9500 to G & M Anderson, Vic. Fairvale Dempsey Melody 775, VG at $9500 to C & F Bills of Drouin, Vic who selected many lots throughout the sale. Also at $9500 was the 2nd last lot in the sale, Fairvale Damion Melody 747, VG 88 to T & K Hogan, Vic.
Fairvale Damion Bonnie 224 at $9000 to R & J Gordon of Vic. Selling agents Dairy Livestock Services report
More than 170 lots were purchased by Victorian buyers. They report the sale average of $3885