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PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/24/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 21, p116
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the sale of the Capthorne herd of Bill and Debra Sampey at Camarthen Livestock Center, reaching a top price of 8,000 guineas for the first calver Capthorne Erie Loretta ET VG-86, a Lyster daughter out of the big show winner Clynblewog Princess Laura. Buyers were Henllan Farms, Whitland, Dyfed, who also gave 7,500 guineas for the third calver Capthorne Palatial Dallas VG-89.
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23685296

 

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