MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2016

Forward: 37 Prime cattle comprising 12 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 2 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 23 Cast Cattle 2,833 Prime Sheep comprising 2,352 Prime Lambs, 481 Cast Ewes & Rams 43 Rearing Calves

 

Prime Cattle (under 30 mos)

Steers

465-555kg                                             to 239.5p/kg        av. 234.97p/kg

560kg+                                                   to 237.5p/kg        av. 221.94p/kg

Heifers

400-480kg                                             to 235.5 p/kg       av. 232.58p/kg

485kg+                                                   to 268.5p/kg        av. 225.33p/kg

Top Prices £ per head and p/kg

Steers

£ per head: SD Bennett (Limx) 1425,(BBx) 1407, JR Metcalfe (Blondx) 1325, CD&RF Kitching (Limx) 1293, (BBx) 1283

p/kg: CD&RF Kitching (Limx) 239.5, (BBx) 235.5, SD Bennett (Limx) 237.5, (BBx) 236.5, JR Metcalfe (Blondex) 232.5

Heifers

£ per head: JR Metcalfe (Limx) 1335, TB Moorhouse (BBx) 1329, CD&RF Kitching (Limx) 1130

p/kg: TB Moorhouse&Son (BBx) 268.5, JR Metcalfe (Limx) 240.5, 229.5

Prime Cattle (over 30 mos)

Overall Average                                   117.00p/kg           £699.29

Top Prices £ per head and p/kg

£ per head: EJ Fort (B&W Hfr) 907, JJ Beckwith&Sons (B&W Str) 491

p/kg: EJ Fort (B&W Hfr) 138.5, JJ Beckwith&Sons (B&W Str) 94.5           

 

Cull Cow Prices

Overall Average                                   106.93/kg             £729.90

Black & White                       to 141.5 p/kg                       av. 104.08 p/kg

Limx                                       to 117.5p/kg                        av. 110.63p/kg

BBx                                         to 137.5p/kg                        av. 117.22p/kg

Blondex                                 to 126.5p/kg

AAx                                         to 108.5p/kg                        av. 94.84p/kg

Top Prices (£ per head or p/kg)

B&W:

£ per head: AP Townsend 876,770, GB Moorhouse 777,776, AN Bolland 772, JC&DJ Marshall 749, HJ&KL Blackwell 698

p/kg: JC&DJ Marshall 141.5,107.5, AP Townsend 109.5, 108.5, GB Moorhouse 109.5, AN Bolland 106.5, HK&KL Blackwell 106.5

Brit Blue:

£ per head: J E Cowperthwaite 969, R&CR Mitchell 923,863

p/kg: JE Cowperthwaite 137.5, R&CR Mitchell 110.5,106.5

Other Contx:

£ per head: JE Cowperthwaite (Blondex) 886, (Limx) 805, JR Carr (Limx) 714,676

p/kg: JE Cowperthwaite (Blondex) 126.5, (Limx) 117.5, JR Carr (Limx) 107.5,106.5

AAx

£ per head: R&CR Mitchell 792, 735

p/kg: R&CR Mitchell 108.5, 83.5

 

 

2,833 PRIME & CAST SHEEP

A lighter show of sheep met with a decent trade on the day to be sold along similar to last week.

Top of the shop was George Sunderland with a pen of 6 Texel crosses at £109 purchased by Kendall Farm Butchers of Harrogate and Pateley Bridge. David Pawson of Blackburn made £105 of Texels to Keelham Farmshop whilst the same buyers also paid £105 for a super pen off Terry Blackwell from Silsden. Vivers Scotlamb bought two lots from Ian Marsden of Hoylandswaine for £105 and £104 to complete the three figure prices. Top pence per kilo was 250p for a pen of 7 Beltex weighing 36kg from Neil Tattersall of Ellerton at £90 which were purchased by Andrew Atkinson for Hartshead Meats.

 

Prime Lambs  – Overall Average  £76.17 per head or 176.57p/kg         

32.1kg to 35.9kg                 to 201.5p/kg         av 170.9p/kg         or £58.92 per head

36.0kg to 45.5kg                 to 250.0p/kg         av 176.3p/kg         or £74.36 per head

45.6kg to 52.0kg                 to 228.3p/kg         av 179.3p/kg         or £84.93 per head

52.1kg and over   to 201.9p/kg         av 161.1p/kg         or £89.28 per head

Beltex average £85.18 per head or 203.8p/kg

£ per head: £109 £97.50 G Sunderland; £96 J Greenwood; £95 £92 WC Logan: £91 T&C Robinson: £91(x2) JA&JH Hewetson

p/kg: 250.0p 227.0p PA&NS Tattersall: 221.6p G Sunderland: 218.2p J Greenwood: 216.7p T&C Robinson: 214.3p J&J Garnett

Suffolk average £76.83 per head or 171.6p/kg 

£ per head: £93.50 PA&NS Tattersall: £93 £87 TR Thwaite & Son: £88.50 E&E Metcalfe: £88 £87 N&M Hugill: £87 AJ Shepherd

p/kg:212.5p PA&NS Tattersall: 191.3p N&M Hugill: 183.3 DW&CJ Towler: 182.6 S&PE Bowker & Son: 182.2p JA&JM Wade & Son

Texel average £76.37 per head or 176.5p/kg

£ per head: £105 D Pawson & Son: £105 £104 £99 I Marsden: £105 T Blackwell: £99 TR Thwaite & Son: £96 N&M Hugill

p/kg: 236.4p 233.3p I Marsden: 233.3p D Pawson & Son: 228.3p T Blackwell: 215p J&J Garnett:

Mule average £69.58 per head or 166.7p/kg

£ per head: £74 E&E Metcalfe: £74 £73 £72 Ashfield Farm £70 CD&RF Kitching

p/kg: 173.7p 172.5p 171.4p Ashfield Farms:

Rouge average £83.85 per head or 175.8p/kg

£ per head:£84.50(x2) JA&JM Wade & Son

p/kg: 176.op (x2) 173.3p JA&JM Wade & Son

 

 

Cull Ewes average £52.55

Suffolk to £83.50, Texel to £100.50, Mule to £68.50, Lleyn to £67.50, Swaledale to £51.50,

Top prices:

Lowland: £100.50 G Sunderland £100 JGE Heseltine & Son £98.50 A Bradley

Mule/Masham: £68.50 SD Bennett £67.50 JE Naylor £67.50 JA&JH Hewetson £66.50 R&E Pollard £65.50 J Howard

Horned: £51.50 WR&M Airey & Son: £49.50 T&J Smith

Hill: £67.50(x2) DC Wood

Cast Rams average £64.75

Texel to £71.50 D Schofield Cheviot £70.50 BFL £72.50 Beltex £61.50

 

 

Rearing Calves to £425 av £202.28

B&W av £49 Cont av £322  Native av £219

Light show of calves for Pateley Show day. Chris Watson from Horton in Craven with a good pen of British Blue cross calves bred from MRI type cows scored with 6 bull calves to average £377. Shortage of quality in the B&Ws but Friesian types making upwards of £70 for calves at 21 days.

Bull Calves

Limousin x (Av £273) to £295                           A&SL Throup&Son                              

Brit Blue x (Av £360) to £425                           C Watson                                                                              

MRI  to £365                                                        C Watson              

Ab Angus (Av £230) to £295                             A Lawson&Son

Saler  £240                                                            RL Wright&Son                   

Black & White (Av £50) to £80                         DA&S Fort                            

                                                                               

Heifer Calves                       

Limousin x  to £265                                            A&SL Throup&Son                              

Brit Blue x  to £310                                             RL Wright&Son                   

Ab Angus (Av £202) to £250                             A Lawson&Son