Sales Reports

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER - DAIRY & CALVES

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER - DAIRY & CALVES

Craven Dairy Auction (29 head) A hard day selling with a lot of strong dairy cattle hard sold, the knock on effect of the downturn in the dairy sector. Robert Crisp took top honours with David Lawson taking a deserved second in the show ring. But all eyes were on the sale ring with concerns how much cheaper the milkers would be. Thankfully a responsive ringside made the cattle a straighter trade than first predicted with a respectable overall average for 1st Class and Pedigree Heifers of £1751 and Cows £1606.

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MONDAY MARKET - MONDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER 2014

MONDAY MARKET - MONDAY 8TH SEPTEMBER 2014

Forward: 74 Prime cattle comprising 3 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 4 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 67 Cast Cattle. 3,339 Prime Sheep comprising 2731 Prime Lambs, 608 Cast Ewes & Rams. 104 Rearing Calves. 29 Dairy Cattle. 3 Loads of produce.

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PEDIGREE BELTEX SALE - SATURDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER

PEDIGREE BELTEX SALE - SATURDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER

BELTEX TOP 9500gns AT SKIPTON. NEW RECORD PRICE FOR A SHEEP AT SKIPTON MART. BELTEX SHEEP SOCIETY ANNUAL SHOW & SALE OF PEDIGREE RAMS AND FEMALES. At this years’ Beltex Society sale, Skipton once again demonstrated the sound base of strong commercial trade for which it is known, with shearling ram averages rising by £140.78 to level at £726.49p.

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SATURDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER - PEDIGREE BELTEX PRESS REPORT

SATURDAY 6TH SEPTEMBER - PEDIGREE BELTEX PRESS REPORT

Cropper supreme champion sets all-time mart record sheep price at Skipton pedigree Beltex highlight A new Skipton Auction Mart record price for a single sheep of 9,500 guineas, or £9,975, was established at the Beltex Sheep Society’s 14th annual show and sale of pedigree rams and females at Skipton Auction Mart

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER 2014

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER 2014

Forward: 7,251 Head, Overall av £54.10 The largest show of the season so far saw the first of the drawn Suffolk and Continental gimmer lambs forward for sale. Trade for these was good for the quality sorts, with nice skinned clean headed lambs receiving good attention. Smaller lambs however are best left mixed with the wethers. The Store Lambs saw Suffolk & Continentals in strong demand. Smaller lambs £50 to £53, medium types £54 to £57 and strong end £58 to £62. Quality smart store lambs (Beltex) £64 to £72. A very large show of Mule & Masham Wethers (2,198 head) did not maintain the trade of the previous sale, keeping lambs £45 to £50, medium term lambs £50 to £53.

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WEDNESDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER - MASHAM WETHERS PRESS REPORT

WEDNESDAY 3RD SEPTEMBER - MASHAM WETHERS PRESS REPORT

Breed chairman lands Skipton Masham wethers show The largest entry of CCM Skipton’s peak sheep sale season so far saw JM Wilson & Sons, of Beckwithshaw, triumph in the Masham wethers annual prize show. David Wilson, chairman of the Masham Sheep Breeders Association, picked up the top prize for a pen of 40 Masham wethers, which sold for £55 per head.

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BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER 2014

BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 2ND SEPTEMBER 2014

CCM Auctions fortnightly Sale of Breeding Sheep produced a nice trade for younger sheep, with Shearlings to 3crop ewes, especially Mules in strong demand. Topping the sale at £195 was Geoff Carr, Gisburn with Charollais Gimmer Shearling to £195 each. Older ewes and broken mouthed ewes were generally £10 in front of the Monday trade.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2014

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2014

SKIPTON AUCTION MART MARKET REPORT – MONDAY 1st SEPTEMBER 2014 Forward: 70 Prime Cattle comprising 9 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 4 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 57 Cast Cattle. 5,138 Prime Sheep comprising 4,208 Prime Lambs, 930 Cast Ewes & Rams. 58 Rearing Calves. 1 Load of produce.

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MONDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER - PRIMESTOCK PRESS REPORT

MONDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER - PRIMESTOCK PRESS REPORT

Keelham again snaps up Skipton prime show principals A championship and reserve championship buyer’s double was wrapped up by Keelham Farm Shop at both September’s monthly prime shows at Skipton Auction Mart

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