The 2019 Farmers Charity Auction held at Carlisle's Borderway Auction Mart attracted 100's of entries, brought in scores of bidders and raised over £58,000 for local causes.
It has been announced today that two of the UK's foremost livestock trading companies have joined forces to establish a new venture to promote the sales of pedigree breeds of both cattle and sheep across the UK.
David Kivell, one of the country’s leading auctioneers, has been elected
as the new chairman of the Livestock Auctioneers Association.
A new Drover Training Scheme has been developed by independent training professionals
Animal-I, by request of the Livestock Auctioneers Association, and in co-operation
The UK’s largest livestock trading company, Harrison
and Hetherington, announces the promotion of two senior members
of staff, to Joint Managing Directors. The two, David Pritchard
and Scott Donaldson take up their positions, with immediate
Scottish agricultural auctioneers Lawrie & Symington has strengthened its
livestock team with the appointment of the former head of sheep sales at Europe’s
largest sheep auction market.
Average values rise as throughput figures for England & Wales
show healthy picture and good demand during challenging year.
The next generation of livestock auctioneers took centre stage during a graduation
ceremony at Harper Adams University, and in doing so were awarded their Fellowship
of the Livestock Auctioneers Association.