Market Report

 

Saturday 21st March 2020

Auctioneers: Keith Rose, Philip Dale & Tim Webster.

Notes

376 Head of Cattle & Calves

305 Store & Breeding Cattle.

Nobody knew what would happen and some were slightly nervous, however, many cattle were very well sold, some a touch easier, overall we think we had an excellent day. Strong 28mo Steers from Barry Walker sold to £1115 and young 12mo Steers from DS & D Mach made £950
HIGHLIGHTS
STEERS
Limx 28mo £1155 Barry Walker
Limx 26mo £1095 Barry Walker
Limx 27mo £1045 Barry Walker
Limx 26mo £1030 Barry Walker
Blndx 12m £ 950 DS & D Mack
Limx          £910 Rounding Bros
Limx          £860 Roundin Bros
AAx           £890 J. Everson
Simx          £890 J. Everson
BBx           £890 J. Watson
Limx          £870 F. Kinge
AAx           £805 D. Jeary
HEIFERS
Blndx 15mo £965 DS & D Mack
BBx    16mo £940 J. Watson
Simx  23mo £915 S. Morter
Blndx 12mo £890 DS & D Mack
Charx 23mo £870 R. Beck
Limx           £815 R. Parker
AAx             £870 N. Frost
Saler           £835 A. Austin
Charx          £850 Holman & Partners
Limx            £800 F Fryatt


DONT FORGET TO GET FARM ASSURED IF YOU CAN, IT ALL HELPS

(13) Cull & Prime Cattle

A very nice trade for all categories. AA heifers sold to 175ppkg (£1102) for J.P. Henderson. Char cows reached 130ppkg (£1040) for Richard Beck. B. Blue cows made £1025 for Pat Key

 

Breeding Cattle

In the Breeding section, there were many bidders for everything forward. Maybe something to do with the green stuff !  Cows and calves reached £1060 for J. Smith and a nice pedigree in calf Hereford Heifer from Dr Leisa Freeman made £1000

(58) Calves & Stirks

A few more about this week and a better trade for the better ones. No show stoppers but B. Blue bulls from Alex Dann sold to £290 and £265. Colin Gapp made £280 of a B.Blue Bull calf and David Parsons sold Angus Bulls to £252. Johnny Wyatt made £230 for an Angus Bull and Stirks sold to £475 for a Simmental from Sharon Morter

Stirks

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SHEEP (1001)

Auctioneer Tim Webster ALAA.

"TRADE ON FIRE"
throughout the sheep department which are desperately required for supermarkets and export at the moment.

 I will be out and about Norfolk visiting customers, if you require a visit, please get in touch 07437101163 to discuss marketing of your stock.

PRIME Hoggets (635)
A very good pitch of prime hoggs with the top selling at £140 per lamb from T. Child or 291ppkg from Christine Kinge

Light Lambs (25.5-32kg)

Medium Lambs (32.1-39kg) @ 2.60ppkg

Standard Lambs (39.1-45.5kg) @ 2.47ppkg

Heavy Lambs (45.6-52kg) @ 2.33ppkg

Extra Heavy Lambs (52.1kg +)  @ 2.14ppkg

 

(174) Cull Ewes

Good entry with prices unreal and topping at £190 for Continental Ewes from Messers E.E. Rudd & Sons
£22 to £190 average £111.03

Cull Rams (20)
Just as good a trade
£41 to £200 average £93.50

(72) Store Hoggs

A few less this time of the year but selling to £142 for Mr Spratts pure texel ewe lambs

CADE LAMBS (3)
Sold for £10 each

Breeding Sheep (3)

3 In Lamb Jacobs to a Blue Texel sold to £95

EWES & LAMBS (90)
Sold to £83 per life and averaged £70.51

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.