Market Report

 

Saturday 5th June 2021

Auctioneers: Philip Dale & Tim Webster.

Notes

340 Head of Cattle & Calves.

Store Cattle

New Buyers plus new Vendors equals a good market. Store prices remain strong with many vendors getting a shock at how much they ake when compared to wobbling beef prices, dearer food and straw, work and weather issues.

HIGHLIGHTS
STEERS
Charx 14mo £1200 Goodwin Farms
AA 20mo £1150 R Nunn
Limx 12mo £1140 Rounding Bros
BBx 26mo £1110 M Webb
Simx 14mo £1100 GJ Hancy
BBx 17mo £1090 G Wisson & Son
Charx 9mo £1060 Goodwin Farms
Limx 11mo £1060 Rounding Bros
Limx 18mo £1060 G Wisson & Son
AA 11mo £1060 N De Le Cour

HEIFER
Char 14mo £1240 Goodwin Farms
Char 15mo £1050 Goodwin Farms
Simx 13mo £1020 GJ Hancy
BBX 22mo £1000 G Wisson & Son
Char 12mo £990 Goodwin Farms
Simx 16mo £970 J Everson
Limx 10mo £940 NP Sewell
AA 20mo £930 R Nunn
Simx 15mo £890 G Wisson & Son
Limx 12mo £880 Rounding Bros

Cull & Prime Cattle

A few more about and an excellent trade with Cows to 158ppkg and £1390 for Tom Kemp Farms. Overall average 137.56ppkg

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

 

Breeding Cattle

Another very fast trade, with loads of prospective buyers trying to get in. Cows and calves reached £1640 for T. Batley and £1500 for K Key

(60) Calves

"What a trade these cavles are" was a phrase I heard more than 7 times.  The prices speak for themselves.
Continentals sold to £420 for a Blonde bull calf from Raven Bros, with Blues from CW Potter to £410, £390, £388 and Alex Dann to £390, £375. Alex also had Angus to £368, £372 and Black and Whites to £160, a prices matched by R. Paterson.  Limousins from R. Paterson sold to £402, £400, £398, £398, £390, £388. Herefords in demand selling from Coston Hall to £330, Tom Crawford £290 and LG Brigham £280

Stirks

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SHEEP (411)

A nice little market in between seasons. NSL not quite ready and Hoggs drying up.

NEW SEASON LAMBS (112)
Nice little show of lambs foward with heavier lambs at a preimium. Top price for S. Spinks, Ringland at 354ppkg and £166 per head for Mrs Skinner, Bures Farm.

STANDARD LAMBS (43) 300.00 TO 323.58 AV 312.92 £96.00 TO £124.00 AV £115.50
MEDIUM LAMBS (47) 297.92 TO 354.28 AV 326.27 £126.00 TO £158.00 AV £140.07
HEAVY LAMBS (10) 291.30 TO 323.40 AV 310.82 £134.00 TO £154.00 AV £146.13
HEAVY + LAMBS (12) 296.20 TO 308.22 AV 302.72 £150.00 TO £166.00 AV 

HOGGS (123)
Drying up fast now, but please watch teeth up. Topping today at 290ppkg for Mr. Benton and £142. S. Simmons

(158) Cull Ewes

Good entry again with a firm trade and many more people eating Kebabs. MA Blackburn topping at £138.00.
£36.00 to £138.00 AV £110.83

CULL RAMS (10)
£117.00 TO £150.00 AV £138.34

Store Hoggs

BREEDING SHEEP

S. Simmons selling 3 ewe lambs to £165.00

GOATS (5)
2 Outfits today from J. Warren all sold per life
£76.00 to £88.00 AV £83.20

  • 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.