Charolais Heifer sells for £1,290

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The annual show and sale of suckled calves at the John Swan livestock centre in Wooler proved successful for Fawdon Farms, with a Charolais Heifer weighing 480kg and selling at £1,290.

The champion in any other breed was a Limousin.x Steer from Messrs Howard, Chillingham Home Farm, weighing 515kg and selling at £1280. Returns showed a massive increase on the year.