Market Report

 

Saturday 6TH NOVEMBER 2021

Auctioneers: Philip Dale & Tim Webster.

Notes

334 Head of Cattle & Calve

Store and Breeding Cattle

A great entry in terms of numbers although quality lacking in places and another fantastic trade for everything, with a special mention for calves and prime.  Richard Criddle led the way with B.Blue heifers to £1440 and £1270. One third of the calf entry made over £300 and over age Angus and  British White Steers sold to £1322 and £1036. B.Blue x in calf cows sold to £1950 for Sharon Morter.

HIGHLIGHTS
STEERS
Limx 23mo £1050 ER Wright
Limx 8mo £1030 R Keeling
BBx 18mo £970 G Wisson & Son
S Dev 19mo £960 Woodbury Estates
Limx 21mo £920 ER Wright
Limx 19mo £860 R Booth
AA 18mo £860 T Cator
Simx 9mo £840 Exning Estates
Simx 9mo £820 T Cator
SHorn 18mo £810 A Mackenzie

HEIFERS
BBx 19mo £1440 R Criddle
BBx 19mo £1270 R Criddle
Simx 32mo £1070 L Farrer
BAx 20mo £1030 R Criddle
SDev 19mo £1000 Woodbury Estates
Simx 16mo £1000 G Wisson & Son
Simx 33mo £990 L Farrer
Limx 17mo £960 Cook & Colman
Hfd 30mo £950 L Farrer

Cull Cattle (17)

An unexpected good trade, with overage steers to 170ppkg and Cows to 145ppkg for NP Key. Top price to S Coe with a 6yo Angus Steer to £1322

Important notice to Farmers - please get Farm Assured if you can, it makes a real difference.

 

Breeding Cattle

A hell of a lot of interest in quality stock with a B.Blue x in calf Cow reaching £1950 for Sharon Morter, who also sold a Romagnola x Cow and Calf for £1785.  Moores Livestock sold a Welsh Black Cow with young twins to £1320.

(99) Calves

Last weeks trade continues which is unbelievable with more buyers than calves again and some exceptional prices.  Top spot went to CW Potter with a B. Blue at £455 closely followed by Alex Dann at £450. Other notable B.Blue prices were Coston Hall at £395 and RJ Barnes at £385. David Parsons A.Angus reached £305 for a bull and £300 for a heifer, while R. Patersons superb Charolais calves rocked on at £330, £325, £310 and £285. Black and Whites from Alex Dann sold to £245.

SHEEP (738)

A good market at Norwich today with many people present ensuring a good trade throughout.

PRIME LAMBS (183)
Lambs on the increase and could get dearer during the next few weeks. Today topping at 290ppkg for Nigel Harris and £136 per head for Neville Hines.

STANDARD LAMBS (51) 236.80 TO 267.70 AV 251.40 £79.00 TO £94.00 AV £84.40
MEDIUM LAMBS (86) 240.00 TO 290.00 AV 258.27 £96.00 TO £128.00 AV £112.20
HEAVY LAMBS (38) 244.60 TO 270.80 AV 262.37 £115.00 TO £130.00 AV £124.22
HEAVY+ LAMBS (10) 241.50 TO 262.70 AV 253.60 £128.00 TO £136.00 AV £132.66

HOGGETS (19) £36.00 TO £65.00 AV £54.89

(130) Cull Ewes

A few meaty sorts mixed in with a few rare breeds topping at £140 for JE Spratt of Swaffham.

£38.00 to £140.00 av £71.32

CULL RAMS (3)
£40.00 to £114.00 av £80.67

STORE LAMBS (275)

Store Lambs continue to be a serious trade with many good consignments today and topping at £145 for Ben Harveys Blue Faced Leicester Ewe Lambs.

BREEDING SHEEP (111)

Again Ben Harvey topping the Breeding Ewes with Blue Faced Leicesters to £235. Another highlight was from Attew Farms selling empty Texel x Suffolk Ewes from £115 to £130.

DON'T FORGET OUR CHRISTMAS PRIME LAMB SHOW AND SALE AND YOUNG HANDLERS CLASSES WILL BE HELD ON 4TH DECEMBER  
 ENTRIES PLEASE TO TIM

  • THANK YOU TO ALL FARMERS FOR UNLOADING THEIR STOCK AND LEAVING IT TO US DURING THESE TRYING TIMES


Entries for future sale to Tim Webster on 07437 101163.