On Thursday 4 April 200 outstanding registered Holsteins were to be sold at an onfarm auction in Moriarty, Tasmania.
Vendors Ian & Mary Ann Hortle who established their herd in 1975 had used only the best AI sires, which attributed to their prestigious Master Breeder title, awarded in 2006.
Lawrie & Nick said it was a privilege to have worked with Ian & Mary Ann in assisting them with their dispersal. Making the decision to leave the dairy industry of 40 years, is never an easy one, but it was wonderful to have gained such a terrific result for the family, with 193 head grossing $392,850 to average $2,035 for the day.
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