MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 5TH JANUARY 2015 CALVES

124 Rearing Calves to £570 A great show of rearing calves to start the new year. The quality on offer was befitting of any show and a large ringside of buyers bid freely to secure what was on offer. Champion – JP&KE Hartley Reserve – F Spence





New Year Show of Calves

Judge – S Beachell

Class 1 – Brit Blue Bull

1st  JP&KE Hartley                 2nd A Sowray & Son

Class 2 – Brit Blue Hfr

1st F Spence                          2nd Church Farm Enterprises              3rd C&SB Whitelock

Class 7 – Native x Bull

1st JT&E Thornber                                2nd & 3rd JP&KE Hartley

Class 8 – Native x Hfr

1st J Rushton                          2nd JT&E Thornber                3rd FA Holmes & Son

Class 9 – Black & White Bull

1st F Spence                          2nd JT&E Thornber                3rd FA Holmes & Son

Class 10 – Cont x Male Stirk

1st & 3rd Church Farm Enterprises     2nd JC Marshall     

Class 11 – Cont x Hfr Stirk

1st & 2nd Church Farm Enterprises    3rd GT Booth

Champion – JP&KE Hartley                Reserve – F Spence

 

Bull Calves

Limousin x (Av £278) to £278 JC&DJ Marshall                              

Brit Blue x (Av £387) to £570 JP&KE Hartley                

Simmental x (Av £260) to £280 J Peel                                                           

Shorthorn (Av £177) to £210 FA Holmes & Son          

Ab Angus (Av £232) to £308 JP&KE Hartley                  

Saler (Av £78.50) to £100 Town Head Farm Products

Mont Bel (Av £205) to £215 JT Thornber

Black & White (Av £77) to £250 F Spence                     

                                                                               

Heifer Calves                       

Limousin x (Av £212) to £282 RD Metcalfe & Son                       

Brit Blue x (Av £315) to £380 F Spence                         

Ab Angus (Av £203) to £238 JR Dodgson & Son                                                           

Hereford to £225 HJ&K Blackwell                                   

Simmental to £220 J Peel

Saler (Av £46) to £52 Town Head Farm Products

Shorthorn to £190 FA Holmes & Son