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Tue Aug 21, 2018
Event CULVERNESS SALE
 
Tue Sep 04, 2018
Event HOLMEDALE SALE
 
Thu Sep 20, 2018
Event LANGLEY SALE
 

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Tom Brooksbank


 

Tom Brooksbank, Director and Co-Founder

Tom Brooksbank started his career in the cattle industry in 1974 when he joined Hobsons the then leading experts in the sale and valuation of pedigree cattle in London. After 5 years he was made a Partner in that firm and in 1983 he and Christopher Norton left Hobsons to establish their own partnership under the name of Norton & Brooksbank in Cirencester, Gloucestershire. In addition to being involved in virtually all the leading sales, the sales of commercial cattle and machinery sales he has chaired the popular British Cattle Breeders Conference organising 3 days of lectures with speakers from many parts of Europe and North America, has served on the Wiltshire Holstein Breeders Club and spoken at many of the Breeders Clubs in the UK. He also gave a paper with Christopher Norton at the Semex Conference as well at the Cattle Breeders Conference in Cambridge some years ago.

Tom is one of three monitor valuers for the Welsh Assembly Government overseeing all the valuations of dairy cattle as well as carrying out hundreds of valuations himself in the course of a year.



 

 

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21 AUGUST - CULVERNESS SALE

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TUESDAY AUGUST 21
(11am)
Lower Yearsett Farm, Linley Green, Whitbourne, Worcester. WR6 5RG

155 BRITISH FRIESIANS


Comprising the complete dispersal of the old established, pure Terling & Lavenham bred CULVERNESS Herd, the property of Messrs W.R Bellingham & Son. This is a rare source of pure Friesians from much prized origins and the sale is a must for all Friesian enthusiasts.

• 81 Cows & Calved Heifers with 14 Ex & 29 VG
• 10 served heifers due Sept > & 60+ Bulling and maiden heifers
• 2 Bulls

Great longevity in these cattle with the Honeyschaap & Dazzle families outstanding. NMR avg is 7,182kg 4.06F 3.1P. SCC 100. semi-TMR feed based on grass only with extensive grazing. All year calving with 35 due July-Dec. Hunday Bullion & Petteril Magnet well used with home-bred bulls. Herd has sold many bulls to breeders & AI over many years. Cows in calf to the stock bulls and several to British Blues. Handsome black cattle of classic Friesian type – be sure not to miss out.