Nearly $60,000 raised
AMHERST-The 26th annual Border Classic Show & Sale took place this past Saturday in Amherst. Here are the complete auction results (the order in which they were sold was determined by judges earlier on in the day at the Maritime Beef Test Station in Nappan): Grand champion steer, 1,215 lbs.-Owned by Doug and Jennifer Trenholm. Sold to Casey Concrete Ltd (Casey Group) for $7,200; Runner-up: Superstore; Reserve champion, 1,375 lbs.: Owned by Thunderbrook Farms. Sold to Fort Equipment for $3,720; 3rd place: 1,215 lbs. Owned by Springwater Farms, George D'Orsay & Earl Cail. Sold to Cumberland Reality-Rod Gilroy & Andrew Gilroy, Blue line and New Holland for $4,440.00; 4th place: 1,360 lbs. Owned by Susan Collins. Sold to Creighton/Shatford Law, Baxter Trucking, Stewart Kia and Peter Swan for $3,180; 5th place: 1,110 lbs. Owned by Andy Carter. Sold to Moore‚Äôs Automotive & Recreation and Jones Funeral Home for $2,997; 6th place: 1,275 lbs. Owned by Oakley & Leona Richards. Sold to Amherst Superstore & Sackville Save Easy for $3,000; 7th place: 1,1140 lbs. Owned by Dusty Breeze Farm-Nicole Booth. Sold to Tri Providences, Baxter Trucking, George Carter Trucking, Darrell Greeno Welding for $3,078; 8th place: 1,275 lbs. Owned by David & Linda Locke & Family. Sold to Harrison‚Äôs Home Hardware for $3,420. 9th place: 1,070 lbs. Owned by Timberwood Farms-Jacob & Lacey Fisher. Sold to Sobeys for $2,782. 10th place: 1,290 lbs. Owned by Louie Coombs. Sold to Co-op & Bill Reade Construction for $3,360. 11th place: 1,190 lbs. Owned by Ted Gaudet. Sold to RA Farms for $3,372.50.; 12th place: 1,440 lbs. Owned by Top of the Hill Farm. Sold to Harrison‚Äôs Home Hardware for $2,640; 13th place: 985 lbs. Owned by Richard Brooks. Sold to Boudreau Meats for $2,610.25. 14th place: 1,500 lbs. Owned by Alan & Shelley Fillmore. Sold to Hatheway Fort & Equipment for $3,210. 15th place: 1,365 lbs. Owned by Jacy McInnis. Sold to Certified Sales Tantramar & Casey Group for $2,760. A grand total of $51,579.75 was raised by the cattle auction. IWK Cake Auction results: Sale 1: $1,100 bid by Casey Concrete Ltd (Casey Group); Sale 2: $1,000 bid by Scott Dixon, Nathan Greeno and Northumberland Veterinary Service; Sale 3: $1,000 bid by Dickie‚Äôs Meats-Phillis Dickie; Sale 4: $900 bid by Rupelen Transport Ltd (C&S Boss), Timberwood Farms (J & L Fisher), Re/Max County Line Reality-Lacey Fisher; Sale 5: $700 bid y Cha Cha Famrs (Doug & Jen Trenholm); Sale 6: $800 bid by S&S Farms and Advance Credit Union and Turkey Call: $500 bid by Keith Carter and Healing Handz for $500, for a total of $6,000 raised for the IWK Health Centre, $1,000 more than was raised last year at the 25th annual Border Classic.