Sales Reports

BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER 2014

BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Forward: 2,091 Breeding Sheep Comp 928 Shearlings & Correct Ewes and Annual sale of 1,163 Broken Mouth Ewes CCM Auctions held their Fortnightly Sale of Breeding Ewes together with The Annual Sale of Broken Mouth Ewes. Trade for young sheep was equal to that seen at the previous sale with shearlings of all breeds good to sell. The second part of todays’ sale comprised of the broken mouth correct below ewes, the sheep in this section were shown in far better bloom than last year, and this definitely had a positive effect on trade with prices much stronger on the year.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2014 DAIRY

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2014 DAIRY

Craven Dairy Auction (44 head) A definite struggle for the most part but patience paid off with just a little push and shove strong heifers started to sell to a straight price. With an ever darkening cloud looming over the Dairy industry things looked ominous with the shippon full and over flowing, however a murmur of interest prior to the sale evolved into a good, straight trade with cows and heifers taking their time but eventually reaching a good price.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2014

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Forward: 52 Prime cattle comprising 9 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 1 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 42 Cast Cattle. 6,105 Prime Sheep comprising 5,079 Prime Lambs, 1,026 Cast Ewes & Rams. 94 Rearing Calves. Dairy Cattle. 4 Loads of produce.

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STORE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER

STORE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 24TH SEPTEMBER

Forward: 614 head of cattle Comprising: 87 Young Feeding Bulls, 8 Feeding Cows, 513 Bullocks & Heifers, 6 Breeding Cattle CCM Auctions conducted their fortnightly sale of store cattle at Skipton on Wednesday where another large entry was presented for sale. In the young feeding bull section a sharp trade was witnessed with young bulls of all breeds under 12 month showing an average of £877.60 and continental bulls of all ages levelling at £926.

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BREEDING SHEEP - 2ND MULE GIMMER LAMBS

BREEDING SHEEP - 2ND MULE GIMMER LAMBS

Second Prize Show & Sale of North of England Mule Ewe Lambs on behalf of NEMSA Members. Forward: 8,201 head at an overall average of £92.11 per head (+ £3.44 on 2013) CCM Auctions held their 2nd Fortnightly Sale of North of England Mule Gimmer Lambs on behalf of members of NEMSA on Tuesday at Skipton. An increased entry forward for sale saw a nice trade, with the overall average rising £3.44 to level at £92.11. The prize show on the morning of sale produced the following results.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER

Forward: 22 Prime cattle comprising 1 Clean Cattle (und 30 mos), 1 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 19 Cast Cattle 3863 Prime Sheep comprising 3263 Prime Lambs, 600 Cast Ewes & Rams 61 Rearing Calves 3 Loads of produce

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THURSDAY 18TH & FRIDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER - PEDIGREE TEXEL

THURSDAY 18TH & FRIDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER - PEDIGREE TEXEL

CCM Auctions conducted the Northern Area Texel Sheep Breeders Club Sale at Skipton Mart – The evening sale of Females saw James Houghton’s Tophill flock lead the prices with his Female Champion from the show a shearling gimmer bred from a ewe by Knock Orion and sired by the 16,000gn Milnbank Times Square which joined Mrs S Fitton of Kearsley for 1400gns. With an outstanding pen of sheep the Tophill Flock went on to achieve further success with shearling gimmers at 900,850 and 650gns.

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WEDNESDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2014

WEDNESDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs (inc Suffolk & Cont x Gimmer Lambs) Forward: 7420 Head, Overall av £59.03 Included in todays’ sale was the Annual Special Show for pens of Continental and Suffolk Gimmer Lambs. Trade for these was good, with a large company of buyers keen to purchase the good clean headed types with a nice skin. The best end of both breeds over £90.

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MARKET REPORT - TUESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2014

MARKET REPORT - TUESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Forward: 2,530 Head comp: 2,466 Ewes & Shearlings & 64 Pedigree Charollais CCM Auctions held the fortnightly sale of Gimmer Shearlings and Breeding Ewes at Skipton Mart on Tuesday. Young Ewes were a reasonable trade, although older ewes would be harder to place than the previous sale. The offering of gimmer shearlings comprised a nice selection and the average stood at £152, £3 up on the August sale, with trade seen to be every bit as good.

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TUESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER - CHAROLLAIS PRESS REPORT

TUESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER - CHAROLLAIS PRESS REPORT

Breed stalwarts to the fore at Skipton Charollais ram showcase Leading North Yorkshire breeders Kenton Foster and Charles Marwood vied for top honours at the British Charollais Sheep Society’s annual show and sale of commercial rams at Skipton Auction Mart.

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TUESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER - GIMMER SHEARLING PRESS REPORT

TUESDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER - GIMMER SHEARLING PRESS REPORT

Goosnargh gardener blooms at Skipton gimmer shearling show Full-time gardener Tim Jackson, who raises sheep as a hobby, bloomed when turning out the first prize pen of Mules at Skipton Auction Mart’s second annual shearling gimmer show and sale. Mr Jackson, of Raigill Farm, Goosnargh, near Preston, landed the spoils with ten shearlings bought at a Skipton gimmer lamb sale the previous year, growing them on at home with the help of his father Joe.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER 2014

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Forward: 52 Prime cattle comprising 5 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 3 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 44 Cast Cattle 3,707 Prime Sheep comprising 2782 Prime Lambs, 925 Cast Ewes & Rams 41 Rearing Calves

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MARKET REPORT - WEDNESDAY 10th SEPTEMBER

MARKET REPORT - WEDNESDAY 10th SEPTEMBER

MARKET REPORT – WEDNESDAY 10th SEPTEMBER 2014. Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle. Forward: 629 head of cattle comprising of: 59 Young Feeding Bulls, 550 Bullocks & Heifers, 17 Breeding Cattle & 3 Grazing Cows.

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MULE GIMMER LAMBS - TUESDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER 2014

MULE GIMMER LAMBS - TUESDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Great Annual Show & Sale of North of England Mule Ewe Lambs onbehalf of NEMSA Members. Forward: 7,810 head at an overall average of £99.88 per head (-£2.12 down) CCM Auctions conducted the opening show and sale of NEMSA members Mule Gimmer Lambs at Skipton Auction Mart, North Yorkshire on Tuesday. The overall sale average levelled at £99.88 (-£2.12 on the year) with an increase of 10% on the numbers sold. The general story of the sale was that running lambs were dearer on the year, but tupping lambs would be cheaper.

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TUESDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER - MULE GIMMER LAMBS PRESS REPORT

TUESDAY 9TH SEPTEMBER - MULE GIMMER LAMBS PRESS REPORT

Booth repeat championship double at Skipton NEMSA opener A back-to-back championship double was secured by the Smearsett flock of North Craven’s WA&A Booth at the big opening annual ewe lamb show and sale for members of the North of England Mule Sheep Association (NEMSA) at Skipton Auction Mart.

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