The sale took place with Farmers Marts (RG Jones) Ltd. Although only a small number were entered, trade was good on Friday at the Annual Pedigree May show and sale in Dolgellau.
Judge for the Show was Mr Dylan Jones, Rhiw Waedog, Rhosgwalia, Bala.
Champion Bull and top price of the day went to Mr E L Williams, Dolaugwyn, Bryncrug, Tywyn. Rhydygarnedd Rhys 9th, born May 2014, sired by Rhydygarnedd Rhys 7th and out of Deicws Glain 2nd, sold to Mr I Hughes, Pentre Piod, Llangower , Gwynedd for 3,000gns.
Closely behind and second to the champion was Gwern-Cynyddion Twm 12th from RJ & M & M Evans, Gwerncaernyddion, Llanbedr. He caught the eye of I & DE Evans, Top Y Rhos, Pontybodkin and sold for 2,800gns.
Mr E Pryce Evans had 2,500gns for Gerddi Dafyd Du, born September 2014, and Mrs L Foxwell had 1,800gns for Rhyddid Tomi also a bull born in September 2014.
Champion Female prize went to Mr Ken Ellis, Bryncrug, Tywyn for Ysysfor Rose 8th. The in-calf heifer was born in April 2014 and she was sired by Graig-Goch Berwyn 75th and sold for 2,500gns to D. Howard & G. Davies, Glancapel, Nantgaredig.
Mrs Marian Phillips, Dancoed, Cwm Gwaun, Dyfed had 1,650gns for an in-calf heifer and she sold to D R Bowen, White House Farm, Molleston, Pembrikeshire.
Champion Maiden Heifer prize went to Mrs J Evans-Williams with her Gerddi-Bluog Rhinogwen 6th born July 2014 and sired by Gerddi Cyfhebog 57th. She sold to Miss L King, Wood Place Farm, Street End Lane, East Sussex for 1,950gns.
Dancoed Blodeuwedd 14th, a heifer from Mrs Marian Phillips sold again to DR Bowen, Molleston for 1,550gns.
Mr C Wright, Tyllys, Tretower, Powys sold a heifer for 1,200gns to Mr T Morris, Gelli Ddu Fawr, Porthyrhyd.
The Averages for the sale were:
Females; 2 – 3 years (3sold) average 1,900gns.
1 – 2 years (2 sold) average 1,575gns
Bulls; over 18mths (4 sold) average 2,525gns