The Northeast Jersey Classic & Breeders Sale was held on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at the Vermont State Fairgrounds in Rutland, Vt. Standing room only crowds with competitive bidding all around helped 267 head bring an average of $1,644.76.
The sale was slit into a tie-up showcase of genetics and the loose housing of the greater volume of the heifers consigned.
The top seller was Lot 1, Billings Minister Martina, VG-88%. Selling dry and Due to “Premier” in early June, she was consigned by Billings Farm & Museum, Woodstock, Vt. Making the successful last bid for $4,100 was John Miller, Leeds, Maine.
The high volume buyer of the day was Daniel Stoltzfus, Honey Brook, Pa. He purchased 89 heifers with an average price of $1,514.
JMS thanks the New England Jersey Breeders Association and the Vermont Jersey Breeders Association for sponsoring the sale and the consignors, bidders and buyers for supporting the Northeast Jersey Classic and Breeders Sale.