MARKET REPORT – WEDNESDAY 21st AUGUST 2013

MARKET REPORT – WEDNESDAY 21st AUGUST 2013 Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs Forward: 6046 Head, Overall av £54.42 (£60.52 in 2012) CCM Auctions held their fortnightly sale of store lambs at Skipton Mart on Wednesday where trade was seen to be slightly dearer against the previous sale. With more buyers in attendance from the Southern counties and Wales the longer keep lambs and mule wethers found a much better trade whilst short keep lambs were in line with recent improvements to the prime trade.

SHOW RESULTS

Mule Wethers (pens of 50 or more)

Judge – Steve Dorey & Daughter

1st – AJ Mason selling for £56 to PG&CP Whitehouse

2nd – MJ Wells selling for £55.20 to PG&CP Whitehouse

3rd – R Berry selling for £57.50 to PG&CP Whitehouse

 

PRINCIPLE PRICES

 

Suffolk – Av £57.97

£70 SL&SD Lund; £62 Mac Iveson; £60 £57 DN&JM Molyneux; £59 RD Metcalfe; £59 T Houghton; £59 DB&E Greenwood; £59 £58 CA Foster; £58.50 £53 AMS Robinson; £58 GC Pickup; £56.50 A&D Rhodes; £53.50 J Dibb;

£51 P&A Riley;

 

Texel – Av £58.73

£68.50 £61 CM Clapham & Son; £68 R Ainsowrth; £67.50 GC Pickup; £67 AJ Ogden; £66.80 £62.60 PJ Gill; £65.50 CA Foster; £64 E&AM Simpson; £64 GJ Cropper; £62.50 WS Hudson & Son; £62 T&J Smith; £62 CA&A Crowther;

£61 R&C Greenwood; £61 PW&I Dakin;

 

Mule – Av £49.68

£57.50 R Berry; £56 AJ Mason; £55.20 MJ Wells; £54.50 RH&EA Close; £54 £52.50 RF&JP Critchlow; £53.50 J&JH Whalley; £52 £50.20 A Newbould; £51.20 J Verity & Son; £50 J&T Simpson; £I&M Lancaster; £50 T Longton & Son; £50 R&VJ Brown; £50A&M Beecroft;

 

Beltex – Av £70.74

£82.50 £77 R Garth; £81.00 GJ Cropper; £80.50 MJ Wells; £79 £75.50 £73 £64 DR&DC Findlay; £68.50 JGE Heseltine; £67.50 I&M Lancaster; £63.50 J Sugden; £55 GM&J Robinson;

 

Charollais – Av £49.15

£53 N Speake; £50.50 W Howarth; £47 LJ Clay;

 

Swaledale – Av £26.78

£45 J&T Simpson; £41.50 GA Parker; £35.50 MJ Wells; £34 £26  JH&J Bland; £27 £26 JC Wade;

 

Cheviot – Av £57.99

£69 £59.20 £56.20 Grain Farms; £57 £54 £44 B Woodcock;

 

GIMMER LAMBS

 

Suffolk – Av £72.16

£76 £74 £70 AS Staveley; £76x2 Ashfield Farms; £66 SL&SD Lund

 

Texel – Av £75

£75 G Cropper

 

PRIZES FOR HIGHEST PRICE PEN OF 50 OR MORE;

VOUCHERS FROM JACS DIY WAREHOUSE FOR THE VENDOR

VOUCHERS FROM JG ANIMAL HEALTH FOR THE BUYER

 

Continental        JGE Heseltine, Bolton Abbey                     85 Beltex x                          £68.50

Down                    T Houghton, Westside                                  60 Suff x                               £59.00                  

Mule                     R Berry, Cowling                                             50 Mule Whtrs                  £57.50