Sales Reports

CHRISTMAS SHOW PRESS - SUNDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 2018

CHRISTMAS SHOW PRESS - SUNDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 2018

Anticipation high for CCM Christmas primestock showcase this Sunday The much anticipated climax of Skipton Auction Mart’s primestock year, the high profile annual Christmas shows and sales, take place this Sunday. (Nov 25). Both traditional family-run retail butchers and meat wholesalers will again be at the ringside and going head-to-head in a bid to claim the cream of region’s prime cattle and lambs for their customers’ festive tables.

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PRIMESTOCK PRESS - MONDAY 19TH NOVEMBER 2018

PRIMESTOCK PRESS - MONDAY 19TH NOVEMBER 2018

Near £1,500 top for prime cattle The weekly prime cattle sale of 22 under 30-month entries produced a top gross and by-weight price for the one and only entry from F&B Smith, of Westhouse, Ingleton, a 540kg British Blue-cross steer sold to regular buyer, Countrystyle Meats Farm Shop in Lancaster, for £1,498 or 277.5p/kg.

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DAIRY PRESS - MONDAY 19TH NOVEMBER 2018

DAIRY PRESS - MONDAY 19TH NOVEMBER 2018

Newbirks Blueblood second calver bags Craven Dairy Auction title Father and daughter dairy farmers, David and Suzy Lawson, of the Newbirks pedigree Holstein Friesian herd at Mill Farm, Arthingon, won their fourth Craven Dairy Auction championship of the year at November’s second show and sale at Skipton Auction Mart. (Mon, Nov 19)

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 14TH NOVEMBER 2018

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 14TH NOVEMBER 2018

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep. Forward: 7087 Head (5264 Store lambs & 1823 Breeding Sheep) Store Lambs – Overall av £54.81

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 12TH NOVEMBER 2018

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 12TH NOVEMBER 2018

Forward: 47 Prime cattle comprising 23 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 3 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 21 Cast Cattle. 3984 Prime Sheep comprising 3673 Prime Lambs & 311 Cast Ewes & Rams. 61 Rearing Calves. 2 Loads of produce.

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PEDIGREE ANGUS PRESS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER

PEDIGREE ANGUS PRESS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER

Inaugural Aberdeen-Angus females show at CCM Skipton a great success A top call of 3,400gns and a clearance rate of 95% produced the headlines at The Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society’s inaugural autumn show and sale of pedigree females at Skipton Auction Mart. (Wed, Nov 7) The much-anticipated sale of 55 head comprised a collective portion, followed by a draft of matron cows from the local Airedale pedigree herd of South Craven father and son farmers and butchers, David and Joshua Isherwood.

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PEDIGREE SHORTHORN PRESS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

PEDIGREE SHORTHORN PRESS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

Curries in red hot form at CCM Skipton Beef Shorthorn highlight Beautry reserve champion sets all-time centre record price of 11,000gns There was a standout local success at the North of England Beef Shorthorn Club’s ninth annual show and sale at Skipton Auction Mart, when Stuart and Gail Currie’s Beautry herd in Rathmell, near Settle, secured a scintillating championship and reserve championship double, with the overall runner-up setting a new centre sales record by far for the breed of 11,000gns. (Wed, Nov 7)

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PEDIGREE SOUTH DEVONS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

PEDIGREE SOUTH DEVONS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

The South Devon Herd Book held their Annual Skipton sale on Wednesday where a nice entry of 9 Maiden Heifers were put forward for sale. Leading the sale at 1400gns was an 2016 born heifer from A Welch of York. A solid average of £1230.83 was seen for a 100% clearance.

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PEDIGREE ABERDEEN ANGUS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

PEDIGREE ABERDEEN ANGUS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

Aberdeen Angus at Skipton. A top call of 3400gns and a clearance rate of 95% were the headlines at The Aberdeen Angus Cattle society’s inaugural Autumn show and sale of Pedigree females at Skipton Mart, North Yorkshire on Wednesday.

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PEDIGREE BEEF SHORTHORNS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

PEDIGREE BEEF SHORTHORNS - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

Beef Shorthorn Sale RepThe Beautry herd of Pedigree Beef Shorthorns had the standout pen of cattle at the Beef Shorthorn Society’s Autumn sale of breeding cattle held at Skipton. Stuart and Gail Currie who farm at Rathmell sent out the Supreme Champion Beautry Rose Lolita a quality Roan March 2017 daughter of Poyntington Himself the half sister to Kooky Rose the northern calf show champion in 2016 and reserve at the 2017 Skipton sale.

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STORE & BREEDING C ATTLE - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

STORE & BREEDING C ATTLE - WEDNESDAY 7TH NOVEMBER 2018

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle Forward: 639 head of cattle Comprising: 452 Feeding Cattle (73 Young Bulls, 47 Beef Feeding Cows, 332 Bullocks & Heifers) & 14 Breeding Cattle inc 173 Pedigree Cattle (separate reports) 1st quality strong bulls to £1400 & £1300 from JM Townsend of Laneshawbridge followed at £1260 and £1210 from A Rigby, Slaidburn. Nice 10mth old bulls sold away at £950 -£1050 the next grade of 8-10 month old bulls at £850 - £950. 3 runs of 5-6 month old bulls from Native cows sold to £450 - £550.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 5TH NOVEMBER 2018

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 5TH NOVEMBER 2018

Forward: 70 Prime cattle comprising 24 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 3 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 43 Cast Cattle 4195 Prime Sheep comprising 3762 Prime Lambs & 433 Cast Ewes & Rams 94 Rearing Calves 14 Dairy Cattle 4 Loads of produce

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DAIRY & CALVES - MONDAY 5TH NOVEMBER 2018

DAIRY & CALVES - MONDAY 5TH NOVEMBER 2018

Rearing Calves to £415 (94) Dairy av £53.17 Cont av £240.31 Native av £190.28 A healthy number of calves around this morning with 94 through the door. A much more predictable trade was seen today with best continentals still commanding strong money, with Paul & Janet Bolland of Airton topping the day £415 for a cracking bull calf. Native bulls were into a high gear today averaging £257 and topping at £330 for an impressive calf from Brian and Judith Moorhouse of Bell Busk, with plenty of Angus bulls over £300 this morning.

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