Sales Reports

STORE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 21ST DECEMBER 2016

STORE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 21ST DECEMBER 2016

Forward: 182 head of cattle Comprising: 73 Young Feeding Bulls, 2 Beef Feeding Cows & 107 Bullocks & Heifers. A very tidy end to the year with cattle in high demand and numbers way short of requirements. Strong bulls very good to sell, medium to long keep bulls similar to previous weeks. In the stores everything was dearer as feeders looked to stock up sheds before Christmas. A nice show of cattle for the new year sale with a lot of strong sorts entered together with many annual consignments of yearling cattle for longer term keep. Catalogues online from Thursday 22nd December.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 19TH DECEMBER 2016

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 19TH DECEMBER 2016

16 Prime cattle comprising 12 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 1 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 3 Cast Cattle. 3,879 Prime Sheep comprising 3,439 Prime Lambs, 440 Cast Ewes & Rams. 22 Rearing Calves. 5 Loads of produce.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 14TH DECEMBER 2016

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 14TH DECEMBER 2016

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs & Addingham Sheep Breeders Annual Show & Sale of a Mule Wether/Store Lamb. Forward: 1,675 Head, Overall av £51.98 Today was also the annual show of the Addingham Sheep Breeders Charity Mule Wether lamb Sale where all the proceeds were in aid of Manorlands hospice. A great thanks to all that presented lambs for sale today and to all who donated items for sale.

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ADDINGHAM SHEEP BREEDERS PRESS - WEDNESDAY 14TH DECEMBER 2016

ADDINGHAM SHEEP BREEDERS PRESS - WEDNESDAY 14TH DECEMBER 2016

Baa-gains galore as annual charity lambs nets over £3,500 Big-hearted bidders were far from sheepish in their support for Addingham & District Sheep Breeders’ Association’s tenth annual charity lamb show and sale at Skipton Auction Mart, when a resounding £3,509, the highest in recent years, was raised for Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice in Oxenhope, Keighley.

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DAIRY & CALVES - MONDAY 12TH DECEMBER 2016

DAIRY & CALVES - MONDAY 12TH DECEMBER 2016

Rearing Calves to £400 (79) B&W av £50.03 Cont av £332.8 Native av £184.75 Good trade for calves today with first quality calves selling away well. Johnny Moon from Wigglesworth topped the days trade with a run of ten calves peaking at £400 and all his bulls £370+ today. Black and Whites were not quite as fiery as last week but still good to sell with again first quality knocking on into £60+ were as second quality were penalised.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 12TH DECEMBER 2016

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 12TH DECEMBER 2016

Forward: 43 Prime cattle comprising 12 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 2 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 29 Cast Cattle 4,076 Prime Sheep comprising 3,744 Prime Lambs, 332 Cast Ewes & Rams, 79 Rearing Calves, 27 Dairy Cattle, 9 Loads of produce.

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CHRISTMAS POULTRY - SATURDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2016

CHRISTMAS POULTRY - SATURDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2016

CRAVEN FEATHER AUCTION CHRISTMAS SHOW The Judges were Large Fowl – Richard Boothman, Small Fowl – Mark Rangley, Waterfowl – both judges and the following results were given -

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PEDIGREE INLAMB SHEEP - SATURDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2016

PEDIGREE INLAMB SHEEP - SATURDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2016

ANNUAL SALE OF INLAMB PEDIGREE BELTEX & TEXEL FEMALES. FULL REPORT BELOW.

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STORE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 7TH DECEMBER 2016

STORE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 7TH DECEMBER 2016

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle Forward: 456 head of cattle Comprising: 166 Young Feeding Bulls, 10 Beef Feeding Cows, 274 Bullocks & Heifers & 6 Breeding Cattle.

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CHRISTMAS CALF SHOW PRESS - MONDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2016

CHRISTMAS CALF SHOW PRESS - MONDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2016

Booth Blue bull calf is Christmas champion at Skipton Lothersdale husband and wife Geoff and Margaret Booth presented a cracker of a calf to land the supreme champion’s crown at Skipton Auction Mart’s annual Christmas rearing calf show and sale, which attracted an 81-strong turnout. (Mon, Dec 5) The Booths, of Dowshaw Farm, lifted the title with their first prize six-weeks-old home-bred British Blue-cross bull calf, by the Genus sire, Governor, out of a Holstein dairy cow. Given the nod by pre-sale show judge Robert Foster, of Wetherby, the victor went on to sell for the day’s joint top call of £520 to North Lincolnshire’s Nigel and Maria Mason.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2016

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2016

MARKET REPORT – MONDAY 5th DECEMBER 2016 Forward: 61 Prime cattle comprising 27 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 4 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 30 Cast Cattle including 2 Cast Bulls 4,048 Prime Sheep comprising 3,683Prime Lambs, 365 Cast Ewes & Rams 81 Rearing Calves B&W av £61.90 Cont av £375.83 Native av £188 1 Load of produce

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CHRISTMAS CALF SHOW - MONDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2016

CHRISTMAS CALF SHOW - MONDAY 5TH DECEMBER 2016

81 Rearing Calves B&W av £61.90 Cont av £375.83 Native av £188....... A fantastic day for the Craven Cattle Marts Christmas Calf Show with Geoff and Margaret Booth of Dowshaw Farm, Lothersdale taking the Champion rosette and also the top price of the day with their superb British Blue bull calf selling for £520 to N&M Mason of Lincolnshire. The Booth family who are strong supporters of Craven Cattle Marts were awarded the prize by Robert Foster of Wetherby. Reserve Champion went to a cracking entry from Sowray Bros of Bishop Thornton selling to Mr Mason again for £500. Fred Houseman of Church Farm Enterprises was also in the mix with his best bull reaching £520 also. A total of 13 bulls over £400 and an average of £401.75 for 26 Blue bulls sold.

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LIVESTOCK ONLY - SATURDAY 3RD DECEMBER 2016

LIVESTOCK ONLY - SATURDAY 3RD DECEMBER 2016

CCM Auctions Conducted their Monthly Sale of Stirks, Weaned Calves and Young Store Cattle Forward – 152 head cattle: 34 Bulls, 112 Bullocks & Heifers & 6 Breeding Cattle.

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