MARKET REPORT – WEDNESDAY 28th AUGUST 2013

MARKET REPORT – WEDNESDAY 28th AUGUST 2013 FORTNIGHTLY SALE OF YOUNG FEEDING BULLS, STORE BULLOCKS & HEIFERS, BREEDING CATTLE FORWARD: 344 HEAD OF CATTLE Comprising: 63 Young Feeding Bulls, 262 Bullocks & Heifers, 19 Breeding Cattle A very nice show of strong cattle was presented at the fortnightly sale and proved very easy to place to a keen ringside of regular customers. Bullocks topped at £1435 from Greame Coates, Barrowford, with plenty of others from £1200 to £1300. Heifers followed suit and Donald Sunderland sold Charolais heifers to top at £1335 and he also presented a pen of 3 Charolais at £1100.

PRICES AND AVERAGES

YOUNG BULLS – Continental x average £946, Native average £635

Charollais x        to £860                                 TOP PRICE – CW Sutcliffe

Limousin x          to £1320 av £905               TOP PRICE – E Priestley

Blonde x              to £1150                               TOP PRICE – SA Fairburn

British Blue x     to £1250 av £1035             TOP PRICE – PW Simpson

Simmental x      to £870 av £840                 TOP PRICE – C&RH Weatherhead

Ab Angus             to £780 av £577                 TOP PRICE – SR&PA Thompson

Saler                      to £980 av £960                 TOP PRICE – Beeston Hall Farms

White Park         to £835 av £757                 TOP PRICE – JC Mitchell

Black & White   to £580 av £504                 TOP PRICE – Decrar Farming

 

Principle Prices:  £1320 E Priestley; £1270 £1230 IJ Pratt; £1250 £1230 PW Simpson; £1220 £1190 J Baines; £1180 JP Broadwith; £1180x2 JE Burrow; £1180 £1160 SR&PA Thompson; £1170 RP Holt; £1150 SA Fairburn; £1040 £990 DL Paul; £980 Beeston Hall;

 

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE BULLS

(£15 Prize)  3 Ab Angus @ £510 each from Decrar Farming, Bielby

 

 

 

STORE BULLOCKS – Continental x average £1063, Native average £846

Charolais x          to £1300 av £1180             TOP PRICE – TE&S Ridding

Limousin x          to £1435 av £976               TOP PRICE – P Coates Farmers Ltd

Blonde x              to £1280 av £1108             TOP PRICE – TE&S Ridding

British Blue x     to £1290 av £1125             TOP PRICE – W &SM Bilsborough

Simmental x      to £1155 av £988               TOP PRICE – JB Beckwith

Hereford             to £1170 av £965               TOP PRICE – MEC Higgs

Shorthorn           to £935                                 TOP PRICE – TE&S Ridding

Saler                      to £950                                 TOP PRICE – TE&S Ridding

Ab Angus             to £1250 av £885               TOP PRICE – WG Beckwith

Mont Bel             to £490                                 TOP PRICE – T Metcalfe

White Park         to £400                                 TOP PRICE – MJ&PJ Campbell

Pathanais            to £1000 av £958               TOP PRICE – M Hutchinson

Black & White   to £930 av £832                 TOP PRICE – J Almgill & Son

 

Principle Prices:  £1435 £1295x2 P Coates Farmers Ltd; £1365 JW Barker & Son; £1300x5 £1280x10 £1230x3 £1195x5 TE&S Ridding; £1290x3 £1205 W&SM Bilsborough; £1280 £1255 P&E Fox; £1250 WG Beckwith; £1250 JB Beckwith; £1215 JW Barker; £1195x2 E Simpson & Son

 

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE BULLOCKS

(£15 Prize)  5 Char x @ £1300 each from TE&S Ridding, Kirkby Lonsdale

(£10 Prize)  3 Brit Blue x @ £1290 each from W&SM Bilsborough, Giggleswick

 

 

STORE HEIFERS – Continental x average £935, Native average £940

Charolais x          to £1335 av £1103             TOP PRICE – DW Sunderland

Limousin x          to £1285 av £902               TOP PRICE – A Fawcett

Blonde x              to £885                                 TOP PRICE – R&VJ Brown

British Blue x     to £1270 av £893               TOP PRICE – T Dobson

Simmental x      to £1100 av £968               TOP PRICE – DW Sunderland

Hereford             to £1090 av £990               TOP PRICE – MEC Higgs

A. Angus              to £900 av £865                 TOP PRICE – FG Throup

Pathanaise         to £840                                 TOP PRICE – M Hutchinson

 

Principle Prices:  £1335 £1180 £1160 £1145x2 £1100x4 DW Sunderland; £1285 £1190 £1140 £1110 A Fawcett; £1270 T Dobson; £1260x2 P&E Fox; £1240 £1095 AC Ward; £1205x2 E Simpson & Son; £1180 T Harrison; £1150 EW&E Lucas; £1100 B&J Sutcliffe; £1090 D&J Carlisle; £1090 £1060 MEC Higgs; £1070 £1060 SJ&RK Handley;

 

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE HEIFERS

(£15 Prize) 4 Char x @ £1100 each from D Sunderland, Halton East

(£10 Prize) 3 Lim x @ £910 each from D&J Carlisle, Cracoe

Breeding Cattle

 

Limousin Breeding Bull                                 £2000

Brit Blue x Cow with Saler Calf                  £1480

Saler Cow with Saler Calf                             £1240

Piemontese Cow with Saler Calf                              £1400

Lim Hfr with Lim Calf                                      £1250

Lim Hfr with Sim Calf                                     £1250

Blue Hfr with Lim Calf                                    £1100