The first female sale from the Ampertaine herd saw an excellent demand for heifers from the heart of the herd and carrying a depth of leading breeding.
Heading up the prices and leading the sale which was held jointly withthe Goldies and Haltcliffe herds was a 12,500gns bid for Ampertaine Isadora.
This Ampertaine Elgin daughter carries a wealth of breeding, being out of Ampertaine Anastasia, a Sympa daughter which is full brother to the noted 29,000gns Ampertaine Abracadabra. She sold back to Northern Ireland with Messrs Mulholland Bros, Craigavaon, Armagh.
Selling for 6000gns was Ampertaine Ikea, an Ampertaine Foreman daughter out of Ampertaine Vicky, a Ronick Jalopy daughter. She is from the same family as the 38,000gns Ampertaine Foreman and 20,000gns Ampertaine Commander and was knocked down in a two-way split to John O’Kane, Garvagh, and Decaln O’Kane, Maghera.
Making 5500gns was Ampertaine Inky, an Elgin daughter out of Ampertaine Eclipse, a Sympa daughter, with this one bought by R and A White and Son, Bamford.
And following her at 4800gns was Ampertaine Iris, a Loosebeare Fantastic daughter out of Ampertaine Dancer, a Salomon daughter. She was sold to D and V Hill, Great Asby.
Just behind that at 4500gns was Ampertaine Imeria, an Elgin daughter out of Ampertaine Florence, a Fantastic daughter. Taking her home was R A Savage, Drumahoe.
Following her at the same money was Ampertaine Ingrid, an Ampertaine Foreman daughter out of Ampertaine Cream, an Abracadbra daughter, with her new owner being M Diamond, Garth.
A further three then sold at 4200gns. The first of these was Ampertaine Irishgirl, an Elgin daughter out of the Cerberus daughter Ampertaine Gem. This one found a new home in Wales with Gareth Lee.
We then sold Ampertaine Ibiza at 3800gns, with this Ampertaine Foreman daughter out of the Homebyres Visitor daughter Ampertaine Beatrice and going back to the noted Kype Tiffany. She was bought by D and V Hill, Great Asby.
Close after that at 3700gns was Ampertaine Igola, an Ampertaine Commander daughter out of Ampertaine Crystal, a Ronick Gains daughter, making her a full brother to Ampertaine Gigolo, a bull sold privately to the Cowporation herd, Holland. She sold to the Hutchinson family, Forest in Teesdale.
Then selling at 3600gns was the Loosebeare Fantastic daughter Ampertaine Irene. She is out of Ampertaine Alexandra, another Hawk daughter and was bought by R A Savage, Drumahoe.
And making 3500gns was Ampertaine Irish. This is another Loosebeare Fantastic sired heifer and is out of the Sympa daughter Ampertaine Carmel. She was knocked down to Adam Neachell, Walsall.
We would like to thank all buyers for their continued support and wish them the very best of luck with their purchases.