Market Report – Wednesday 20th March 2013

Fortnightly sale of young feeding bulls, store bullocks & heifers, breeding cattle inc annual spring show & sale of young bulls Forward: 619 head of cattle comprising: 269 young feeding bulls, 337 bullocks & heifers, 13 breeding cattle

A superb show of Young Bulls saw 26 entries in the British Blue class which went on to supply an outstanding Supreme Champion in a 14 month bull from Mesrs JH&SM Mason of Keasden Head bought by show judge Adrian Stansfield. Mr Stansfield also added the Reserve Champion to an extensive list of high quality purchases, an impressive 11 month old British Blue bull consigned by Mesr JC Walker&Son of Dunsop Bridge.

Exhibitors and vendors alike put together an excellent entry of top quality bulls which saw 21 buyers at the ringside and a record average of £1021.60 for all breeds. See photos from the day in the Flickr Gallery and chief prices below.

SPONSORS- MENDMORE Roller Shutter Doors

 

SHOW RESULTS –

Class 1 – Sired by Brit Blue x (26 in the class)

1st – JH&SM Mason Lot 45 sold for £1550 to A Stansfield

2nd – JC Walker & Son Lot 258 sold for £1600 to A Stansfield

3rd – H Baines Lot 32 sold for £1380 to SA Swales

Class 2 – Sired by Limousin x (12 in the class)

1st – RS Harker Lot 136 sold for £1390 to S&D Robinson

2nd –RS Harker Lot 137 sold for £1420 to JE Burrow

3rd – N Tiffin Lot 43 sold for £1340 to A Stansfield

Class 3 – Sired by Charolias (7 in the class)

1st – AV Bailey Lot 196 sold for £1260 to A Stansfield

2nd – J&AJ Coates Lot 6 sold for £1160 to JB Eastwood

3rd – J&AJ Coates Lot 7 sold for £1030 to JB Eastwood

Class 4 – Sired by Any Other Continental (10 in the class)

1st – JF&C Saunders sold for £1210 to H&E Boak

2nd – Saddle End Farms sold for £1290 to SA Swales

3rd – JE Cowperthwaite sold for £1080 to J&JR Appleby

CHAMPION – JH&SM Mason Lot 45

RESERVE – JC Walker & Son Lot 258

 

PRICES AND AVERAGES

YOUNG BULLS – Continental x average £1030.70 Native x average £626

Charollais x        to £1230 av £991               TOP PRICE – J&E Greenhalgh

Limousin x          to £1420 av £996               TOP PRICE – RS Harker & Son

Blonde x              to £1290 av £944               TOP PRICE – Saddle End Farms

British Blue x     to £1600 av £1147             TOP PRICE – JC Walker & Son

Simmental x      to £990 av £922                 TOP PRICE – C&RH Weatherhead

Ab Angus             to £750 av £626                 TOP PRICE – J&D Barritt

 

Principle Prices:  

Charolais - £1230 J&E Greenhalgh; £1200 £1070 J Cheetham; £1160 £1030 £1020 £1000 £980 J&AJ Coates;

Limousin - £1420 £1410 £1400 £1390 £1340 RS Harker; £1340 N Tiffin; £1260 £1250 £1200 J Pickles; £1260 JH&SM Mason; £1260 B Lund; £1240 £1200 M Harker; £1220 £1210 BS Simpson; £1210 JW Stockdale; £1210 GF Harker & Son; £1200 JS Stephenson

Blonde - £1290 £1180 £1160 Saddle End Farms; £1260 £1100 AV Bailey; £1210 JF&C Saunders; £1200 £1120 £1100 JE Cowperthwaite;

Brit Blue - £1600 JC Walker & Son; £1550 £1340x2 JH&SM Mason; £1430 JF&C Saunders; £1430 £1370 B Lund; £1400S&T Fawcett; £1380 £1330 E&M Townley; £1380 £1310 EW&JR Parkinson; £1380x2 £1300x2 H Baines; £1360 R Davey; £1310 J Pollard; £1300 ME Robinson

 

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE BULLS

(£15 Prize) 4 Lim x @ £1,140 RJ Challis & Son, Middlesmoor

(£10 Prize) 3 Lim x @ £1,040 S&D Robinson, Littondale

 

 

STORE BULLOCKS – Continental x average £1015.97, Native average £822.31

Charolais x          to £1365 av £1085             TOP PRICE – JA Drake

Limousin x          to £1290 av £994               TOP PRICE – JA Drake

Blonde x              to £1265 av £1216             TOP PRICE – JA Drake

British Blue x     to £1390 av £993               TOP PRICE – JW Stockdale

Simmental x      to £1070 av £928               TOP PRICE – JA Drake

Ab Angus             to £1155 av £873               TOP PRICE – RA Caton

Brown Swiss      to £815                                 TOP PRICE – KP Drinkall

Bazadaise            to £800                                 TOP PRICE – R Naylor

Black & White   to £1010 av £771               TOP PRICE – JA Drake

 

Principle Prices:  £1390 JW Stockdale; £1365 £1290x2 £1285 £1265 £1235 £1200x3 £1185 JA Drake; £1280 T Jowett; £1250 £1240 £1185 £1155 RA Caton; £1245 £1230 R Holmes; £1175 AC Ward; £1150 £1115 Ellis Bros; £1145 J&S Hartley; £1120 £1100 WP&B Walker; £1105 JE Mawer; £1100 D Houseman; £1100 JS Stephenson;

 

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE BULLOCKS

(£15 Prize)  3 Ang @ £1,065 KP Drinkall, Gargrave

(£10 Prize)  5 Lim x @ £1,010 JA Drake, Carleton

 

 

STORE HEIFERS – Continental x average £875.56, Native average £655.80

Charolais x          to £1165 av £906               TOP PRICE – JA Drake

Limousin x          to £1280 av £835               TOP PRICE – W&A Lambert

Blonde x              to £1100 av £934               TOP PRICE – JA Drake

British Blue x     to £1580 av £956               TOP PRICE – JF&C Saunders

Simmental x      to £920 av £885                 TOP PRICE – J&G Huck

MIR                        to £570                                 TOP PRICE – JD&V Towers

Pathanais            to £800 av £698                 TOP PRICE – DW Barker

Bazadaise            to £725                                 TOP PRICE – R Naylor

A. Angus              to £855 av £675                 TOP PRICE – JD&V Towers

White Park         to £635                                 TOP PRICE – DW Barker

 

Principle Prices:  £1580 JF&C Saunders; £1420 JW Stockdale; £1280 £1100x2 W&A Lambert; £1260 N Tiffin; £1215 AJ Mason; £1165x3 £1130x3 £1125 £1100x2 £1105 £1100 JA Drake; £1145 E Simpson; £1140 D Houseman; £1140 E Simpson & Son; £1130 G&R Bulmer; £1130x3

 

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE HEIFERS

(£15 Prize) 3 Lim x @ £1,130 JA Drake, Carleton

(£10 Prize) 3 Lim x @ £1,040 F Walmsley & Son, Pleasington

 

 

BREEDING CATTLE

 

Lim x Hfrs with Lim x Hfr Calves                                to £1950

Lim x Cows with Lim x Bull Calves            to £1320

Sim x Cows with Lim x Bull & Hfr Calves                to £1700

Lim x Hfrs with BBx Hfr Calves                   to £1440