Lodge & Thomas have a Private Treaty Department for sales privately, direct from the producer to you.

Throughout the year we have various items for sale, ranging from pedigree breeding bulls, dairy stock and stock from TB-restricted farms, fodder including standing grass, baled silage, hay, straw, farming and dairy equipment.   

We also deal in the sale and purchase of Basic Payment Entitlements.  

If you are interested in any of the items we have for sale or would be interested in discussing your marketing options with us either by telephone or on-farm through our fieldsman, Patrick Dennis, who is happy to pay you a visit, please contact us.  


Private Treaty Department Contacts:

Office  01872 272722
Patrick Dennis  (PD) 07889 600160
Andrew Body    (AEB) 07785 278790
Bob Mosley       (RJM) 07771 817307
Tim Ryland        (TSR) 07713 587001
Ross Collins      (ROC) 07966 589188
Ed Harris           (EJH) 07977 662443





Three 150' x 27' In-situ, buyer to remove - Offers Invited (AEB)

  • 12:24 Gascoigne direct line milking parlour, with 2 vacuum pumps in GWO (AEB) 
  • Fullwood Ration Master feeders (AEB) 
  • 1996 Fullwood 5000 litre Ice Bank with hot wash bulk milk tank (AEB) 
  • 2008 galvanised 1850 gallon slurry guzzler on balloon tyres (AEB) 
  • PTO driven slurry stirrer (AEB)
  • Hassia GLE 2 row potato planter (AEB)
  • Lister 20' rubber potato/beet/conventional bale elevator with hopper and petrol engine (AEB)
  • 2 grain bins, capacity approx. 150 tonnes wheat each - Buyer to dismantle and collect from Summercourt (ROC)


40 Young Stabiliser x

A bunch of up to 40 Stabiliser x steers & heifers 8-9mo, out of Shorthorn x, Aberdeen Angus x and Luing cows.



30 Young Angus x 

25-30 Aberdeen Angus x heifers (named-sires) out of Shorthorn x & Luing cows 8-9mo.



5 In-Calf Suckler Heifers

5 in-calf beef suckler heifers comprising 1 Limousin x heifer, 3 Aberdeen Angus x heifers & 2 Hereford x heifers. PD results to follow.



31 Weaned Calves 

A well-reared bunch of 31 weaned calves, all out of big Friesian cows. Can be split to meet purchasers’ requirements, comprising:

  • 15 British Blue x bulls
  • 12 British Blue x heifers
  • 2 Welsh black x steers
  • 2 Welsh black x heifers



6 Pedigree Devon Heifers (PD)

A grand consignment of 6 Pedigree Devon heifers from the High Health Status “Trenowin” herd. All sired by Bollowal Piran & around 12 months old.



4 In-Calf Suckler Cows (PD)

4 in-calf suckler cows, all 3rd calvers, sale due to a change in farm policy.

  • 1 British Blue x cow & 1 Hereford x cow both due end March/early April to Limousin
  • 1 Limousin x Montbeliarde cow recently AI’d to Limousin
  • 1 British Blue x cow due June to Limousin

Can be split to meet purchasers’ requirements.



TB-RESTRICTED Herd Dispersal of 75 Friesians

A genuine herd dispersal sale of 75 Friesian cows. All year round calving, milked through an abreast parlour.

Cubicle housed, out of parlour feeder, and the herd is run on a grass-based system and not pushed with the current herd average of 6700 litres.

BVD, Lepto & IBR vaccinated. Currently approx. 60 in-milk & 15 dry.

Ages - 16x heifers, 10x 2nd calvers, 7x 3rd calvers, 10 x 4th calvers, 15 x 5th calvers, with a further 17x 6th calvers and above

Calving Pattern - 11 due February, 14 due March, 6 due April, 5 due May, 1 due June, 10 due July, 12 due August, 1 due September, 4 due October

All have been PD’d in-calf to Pedigree Hereford bull.




 TB Restricted - 21 Young Stores 13-19mo

 All out of Friesian cows, well grown & wormed

6 British Blue x steers 2x 17mo 2x 15mo 1x 14mo 1x 13mo

4 British Blue x heifers 2x 14mo 2x 13mo

6 Limousin x steers 3x 14mo 3x 13mo

2 Limousin x heifers 1x 15mo 1x 13mo

1 Hereford x heifer 15mo

1 Beef Shorthorn x 19mo

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Stock Bulls

  • Pedigree North Devon stock bull 4yo (AEB)
  • Hereford 4yo heifer bull (AEB)

Saler Bull - Cornwall

Pure bred Saler bull 17 months old.


Limousin Bulls

Excellent quality Limousin bulls for sale. Up to 28mo, strong, ready to work. Johne's & BVD accredited. BTB10 Certificate (TB-free for 10+ years).


Purebred Charolais Bull - Cornwall

Date of Birth - 24th April 2015

  • Dam - Penhargard Flute
  • Sire - Trenestral Hero

Viewing of this years' calves welcome.



Pedigree Hereford Bull 

"Laniley Tom (DH)" 19mo Pedigree Hereford bull, BVD & Johne's Accredited.

  • Sire: Alanna Bruce (DH)
  • Dam: Alanna Plesent (DH)
  • DoB: 20/03/17 

7 In-Calf Suckler Cows

Small genuine dispersal of 7 suckler cows, all in-calf to the Pedigree Hereford Bull "Belowda Owen" & due mid-January onwards. A smart bunch of cows highly recommended comprising:

  • 4 Limousin cows (2x 8½yo, 2x 7½yo)
  • 2 Hereford cows (5½yo, 3yo)
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus cow (8½yo)



  • 90 round bales 2018 well-made wrapped haylage – Stithians district (AEB)
  • 120 round bales wrapped 2018 haylage - Chacewater area (RJM) 
  • 60 round bales wrapped 2018 spring barley straw - Chacewater area (RJM)
  • 130 round bales second-cut 2018 haylage - Gweek (SDP)
  • 150 round bales well-saved 2018 silage - St. Agnes (RJM)
  • 135 round bales June 2018 hay, never seen rain - near Truro (AEB) 
  • 150 round bales 2017 silage - between Redruth & Helston (TSR) 
  • 500 large square bales 2018 haylage - between Redruth & Helston (TSR)

Part clamp of second cut 2018 silage - approx. 280 tonnes. 

Sancreed/St. Buryan area






15 Devon Steers 

15 very smart Devon steers 11-14mo, all sired by Bellowal Piran. From a High Health Status herd and Farm Assured. TB tested 20/02/19.



40 Weanlings (PD)

A well-reared bunch of 40 weanlings 5-7mo, all out of big Friesian cows and Farm Assured. Comprising:

  • 15 British Blue x steers
  • 9 British Blue x heifers
  • 7 Hereford x steers
  • 6 Hereford x heifers
  • 1 Aberdeen Angus x steer
  • 2 Aberdeen Angus x heifers

All Hereford & Angus named-sires.



14 British Friesian In-Calf Heifers - SOLD

A quality group of 14 pure bred British Friesian in-calf heifers, all approx. 2 years 3 months old and in-calf to Pedigree Hereford bull due late February/early March.

Cubicle trained, BVD, Leptospirosis & Johne’s clear out of herd giving 5750 litres @ 4.64%bf 3.48%pt off grass & silage based system.

Early viewing recommended.



16 Suckler Bred Steers - SOLD

16 young suckler-bred steers from 9mo to 19mo

Comprising 8 Shorthorn x & 8 Galloway x steers, outwintered.



TB-Free Pure-bred Hereford Bull - SOLD

DoB 18/04/14

Sire: Anhay Peacock 

Good stock getter, good on feet, throwing tremendous calves, genuine sale.

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29 suckler-bred cattle 18-19mo.

Chiefly Aberdeen Angus x (named sires) & some Charolais x.

Out of Limousin x, Hereford x & some Galloway x cows, outwintered.

Comprising 35 steers & 9 heifers.

Can be split.


TB-RESTRICTED 16 Charolais x Heifers - SOLD

A grand bunch of 16 suckler-bred Charolais x heifers out of Hereford x Friesian or South Devon cows, well-grown and forward for their age at 16-17mo.


TB-RESTRICTED 46 Suckler Bred Steers - SOLD

47 chiefly Aberdeen Angus x & some Charolais x suckled calves - born June/July (8/9mo) out of Limousin x, Hereford x & some Charolais x cows.