Sales Reports

CALF SHOW - MONDAY 26TH JUNE 2018

CALF SHOW - MONDAY 26TH JUNE 2018

Housemans home in on another Skipton rearing calf title Another top-notch youngster from the Houseman dairy farming family’s Senterprise pedigree Holstein Friesian herd at Burton Top Farm, Burton Leonard, was crowned champion at Skipton Auction Mart’s latest rearing calf show and sale. (Monday, June 25) Trading as Church Farm Enterprises, the Housemans, who run a 350-strong dairy herd, with 300 currently in milk, secured the title with their first prize British Blue-cross bull calf, shown by regular consignee Fred Houseman.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 25TH JUNE 2018

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 25TH JUNE 2018

Forward: 39 Prime cattle comprising 13 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 3 Young Bulls, 1 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 22 Cast Cattle. 1,397 Prime Sheep comprising 1161 Prime Lambs, 41 Prime Hoggs & 195 Cast Ewes & Rams. 47 Rearing Calves - B&W av £73.43 Cont av £364 Native av £189. 30 Breeding Sheep.

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CALF SHOW - MONDAY 25TH JUNE 2018

CALF SHOW - MONDAY 25TH JUNE 2018

Rearing Calves to £435 x2 (47) B&W av £73.43 Cont av £364 Native av £189 Fred Houseman of Church Farm Enterprises took the championship at the June’s calf show with a cracking British Blue bull by Genus bull Dev. The 6 ½ week old bull calf took top honours in a strong class of calves selling for £435 to Tony Binns the judge. Reserve Champion, another british blue calf but this time from Bishop Thorntons, Sowray Brothers sold away for the top price of the day at £460 to Abbott Bros of Dacre.

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STORE & BREEDING CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 20TH JUNE 2018

STORE & BREEDING CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 20TH JUNE 2018

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle. Forward: 670 head of cattle Comprising: 489 Feeding Cattle (145 Young Feeding Bulls, 48 Beef Feeding Cows, 296 Bullocks & Heifers) & 181 Breeding Cattle.

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DAIRY REPORT - MONDAY 18TH JUNE 2018

DAIRY REPORT - MONDAY 18TH JUNE 2018

Craven Dairy Auction (18 head) A healthy trade for the milkers on offer today and a strong average to match with all milkers averaging £1860. Sally Wellock of West House Farm, Oakworth topping the days sale at £2080 for a 28kg, 8 day calved heifer. Brian Moorhouse of Hesper Farm, Bell Busk was next with his Grafeeti heifer selling to £2020.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 18TH JUNE 2018

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 18TH JUNE 2018

Forward: 73 Prime cattle comprising 23 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 3 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 47 Cast Cattle. 1535 Prime Sheep comprising 1118 Prime Lambs, 239 Prime Hoggs & 178 Cast Ewes & Rams. 46 Rearing Calves. 18 Dairy Cattle.

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LIVESTOCK ONLY SALE - SATURDAY 16TH JUNE 2018

LIVESTOCK ONLY SALE - SATURDAY 16TH JUNE 2018

CCM Auctions Conducted their Monthly Sale of Stirks, Weaned Calves and Young Store Cattle Forward – 166 head cattle & 65 Goats and Sheep.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 11TH JUNE 2018

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 11TH JUNE 2018

57 Prime cattle comprising 22 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 3 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 32 Cast Cattle 1,812 Prime Sheep comprising 837 Prime Lambs, 568 Hoggs (inc 149 Mature) & 407 Cast Ewes & Rams 86 Breeding Sheep 44 Rearing Calves

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BROADWITH FARM SALE - THURSDAY 7TH JUNE 2018

BROADWITH FARM SALE - THURSDAY 7TH JUNE 2018

Dispersal of the Sheep Enterprise on behalf JP Broadwith, High Farm, Burnt Yates Sale 75 outfits of Ewes and Lambs Plus all Related Equipment and Implements

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STORE & BREEDING CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 6TH JUNE 2018

STORE & BREEDING CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 6TH JUNE 2018

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle Forward: 507 head of cattle Comprising: 441 Feeding Cattle (123 Young Bulls, 46 Beef Feeding Cows, 272 Bullocks & Heifers) & 66 Breeding Cattle. With the 2017 born bulls eligible to be sold as under 16months and farm assured reducing in number, trade hit a new level. Andy Rigby topped with both under 10 mo and under 12 months sections, trade spilled into the older bulls with a 21 months old dairy bred at £1160 and average of £950.

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BREEDING SHEEP - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

BREEDING SHEEP - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

164 Breeding Sheep A great show for early June, and a great trade too. With this amount of demand plenty more are needed for next week, please enter sheep with the office by 12noon on Friday for catalogue. Some Hoggs with Lambs today topping at £195 for Texels from ASE Crisp & Son, others at £190 from the same home. Mules to £175 from HF Stubbs. Some flock age Texels with twins around the £180-£190 mark, whilst single outfits with strong lambs were a sharp trade ranging from £120 to £140. Some older Hill bred sheep with singles £80 to £95 the outfit.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

Forward: 33 Prime cattle comprising 13 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 1 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 19 Cast Cattle 1,683 Prime Sheep comprising 573 Prime Lambs, 849 Hoggs (inc 134 Mature Hoggs) & 261 Cast Ewes & Rams 32 Rearing Calves 164 Breeding Sheep

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CALVES - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

CALVES - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

Rearing Calves to £470 X2 (32) B&W av £83.88 Cont av £383.5 Native av £251.2 32 calves through the door this morning however a full ringside of buyers made for a very healthy trade. Blue heifers would have the pick of the trade with 7 heifers over £400 and topping with a heifer from John Marshall of Dacre at £435. A strong turnout of continental bulls saw Martyn Jennings of Cowling saw all of his bulls reach past £450 and top at £470 with Church Farm Enterprises also at £450. Black and whites were a nice trade once again with some young calves easing the average however anything with a hint of flesh was well past the £100 mark.

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PRIME LAMB PRESS - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

PRIME LAMB PRESS - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

Browns go out with a bang as CCM Skipton prime lamb champions Lancashire husband and wife pedigree sheep breeders, Alex and Gemma Brown, sent out their first – and last – champions at Skipton Auction Mart’s June prime lambs show. (Mon, June 4) For the Browns, of Brookfield Farm, Tockholes, near Darwen, are retiring after a lifetime in the industry and consigned seven of the final ten new season lambs remaining in their flock on what represented their first-ever foray into the Skipton sheep show arena.

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PRIME CATTLE PRESS - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

PRIME CATTLE PRESS - MONDAY 4TH JUNE 2018

Critchleys land yet another prime cattle coup in Skipton show arena The all-conquering Critchley beef farming family from Mercer Farm, Hutton, near Preston, made it five championship wins out of six at monthly prime cattle shows staged so far this year at Skipton Auction Mart. At the other, they were reserve champions.

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