Skipton Auction Mart Market Report – Mon 3rd June 2013

PRIME CATTLE (under 30 mos) At the June Primestock Show the Championship was awarded to John and Alison Spensley of Thorlby whose British Blue Heifer weighed in at 520kg and sold to Keelham Farm Shop of Thornton for 239.5p/kg or £1245.

PRIME CATTLE (under 30 mos)

At the June Primestock Show the Championship was awarded to John and Alison Spensley of Thorlby whose British Blue Heifer weighed in at 520kg and sold to Keelham Farm Shop of Thornton for 239.5p/kg or £1245.

Prize Awards

Str:         1&2        GW&EJ Parker

Hfr:         1,2&3     B.Spensley Ltd

Bull:        1.             J. Lancaster

STEERS

551-650kg                             to 209.5p/kg        av 209p/kg

HEIFERS

501-590kg                             to 239.5p/kg        av 227.07p/kg

590kg+                                   to 211.5p/kg        av 194.45p/kg

YOUNG BULLS

650kg+                                   to 224.5p/kg

Top Prices £ per head and p/kg

B Spensley Ltd                      BBx Hfr                   £1301                    211.5p

Roger Wood                          BB x Hfr                  £1284                    197.5p

GW&EJ Parker                      Hefdx Str                £1272                    208.5p

GW&EJ Parker                      Hefdx Str                £1267                    209.5p

J Lancaster                            BBx Bull                 £1179                    224.5p

B Spensley Ltd                      Bazx Hfr                 £1135                    204.5p

CLEAN CATTLE (over 30 mos)

Overall Average                   168.77p/kg                           £1057.60

Top Prices £ per head and p/kg

ASE Crisp & Sons                 B&W                       £1158                    157.5p

ASE Crisp & Sons                 B&W                       £1099                    149.5p

T Blackwell                           Limx                        £916                       223.5p

CULL COW PRICES

Overall Average                                   118.28p/kg           £682.82

Shortage of cows carrying finish and trade very similar on the week.

Prize Awards

Dairy       1. RD Metcalfe&Son            2.KM Throup & Son             3. S&PE Bowker & Son

Beefx      1. J Garnett                           2. G&L Newburn                  3. F Stephenson

Black & White                       to 140.5p/kg                        av 117.18p/kg

Brit Blue                                                to 142.5p/kg                       

Limx                                       to 144.5p/kg

Murray Grey                         to 129.5p/kg

Blondex                                 to 144.5p/kg

Top Prices (£ per head)

MP Jennings (Dairy)                            B&W                       £1092

MP Jennings (Dairy)                            B&W                       £1052

J&J Garnett                                            MG                          £1010

S&PE Bowker & Son                             B&W                       £983

RD Metcalfe & Son                              B&W                       £976

KM&L Throup&Son                              B&W                       £948

AL Dean&Son                                        B&W                       £901

N&R Sutcliffe                                        B&W                       £873

T Blackwell                                           B&W                       £862

G&L Newburn                                       Limx                        £845

Top Prices (p/kg)

G&L Newburn                                       Limx                        144.5p

F Stephenson                                        Blondex                 144.5p

T Blackwell                                           BBx                         142.5p

RD Metcalfe & Son                              B&W                       140.5p

S&PE Bowker & Son                             B&W                       137.5p

AL Dean & Son                                      B&W                       137.5p

MP Jennings (Dairy)                            B&W                       137.5p

N&R Sutcliffe                                        B&W                       137.5p

MP Jennings (Dairy)                            B&W                       136.5p

KM&L Throup & Son                            B&W                       133.5p




PRIME SHEEP (1,688 PRIME & CAST SHEEP)

A few extra lambs about today met with a firmer trade than expected. Best end over 300p,

Good lambs 260p to 290p, commercial lambs 240p to 250p. Overall average of 261.6p.

Hoggs really at the tail end of the season now, still some good sorts over 200p, heavy meated hoggs good to sell. A big show of nearly 600 farmers cast ewes were good to sell, plenty of pens of heavy ewes in 3 figures and averaging over £60 throughout.

Monthly Prime Sheep Show - Prize Awards

Continental Cross (Pens of 5)

1st & Champions - JD&V Towers & Son, Farleton 42kg £125 to Riley Bros, Dunnockshaw

2nd – N Caton, Stainforth 41kg £121 to Vivers Scotlamb, Annan

3rd – JD&V Towers & Son 41kg £117.50 to Vivers Scotlamb

Down Cross (Pens of 5)

1st & Reserve Champions – ML Evans, Steeton 46kg £128 to J&E Medcalf & Son, Halifax

2nd - J Key, Midhopestones 49kg £128 to P Watson

3rd - ML Evans, Steeton 43kg £116 to J&E Medcalf & Son, Halifax

PRIME LAMBS – Overall Average £104.46 per head or 261.6p/kg                                                           

25.5kg to 32.0kg to 282.3p/kg         av 280.8p/kg        or £87.29 per head

32.1kg to 35.9kg to 268.6p/kg         av 268.6p/kg        or £94.00 per head

36.0kg to 45.5kg to 329.5p/kg         av 260.6p/kg        or £104.95 per head

45.6kg to 52.0kg to 278.3p/kg         av 262.9p/kg        or £125.38 per head

52.1kg and over   to 226.8p/kg         av 218.8p/kg        or £132.00 per head

Beltex average £128.50 per head or 329.5p/kg

TOP PRICES: £128.50 or 329.5p/kg JA Stoney &Son

Texel average £104.42 per head or 264.2p/kg

TOP PRICES: £125 JD&V Towers & Son or 328.9p/kg LR Thompson

Suffolk average £105.38 per head or 251.4p/kg

TOP PRICES: £137 JA Key or 294.9p/kg G Beresford & Son

Charollais average £112.73 per head or p/kg

TOP PRICES: £123 or 300.0p/kg JD&V Towers & Son

Rouge D’Louest average £106.04 per head or 255.0p/kg

TOP PRICES: £128 or 258.5p/kg JA&JM Wade & Son

Dales Mule average £100 per head or 227.3p/kg

TOP PRICES: £100 or 227.3p/kg JA Stoney & Son



                                                                                                               

PRIME HOGGS  – Overall Average  £73.24 per head or 176.5p/kg                                                           

32.1kg to 35.9kg to 183.8p/kg         av 161.4p/kg        or £55.35 per head

36.0kg to 45.5kg to 215.8p/kg         av 184.0p/kg        or £74.49 per head

45.6kg to 52.0kg to 212.2p/kg         av 179.9p/kg        or £87.02 per head

52.1kg and over   to 221.4p/kg         av 184.9p/kg        or £105.43 per head

Mature Hoggs       to 213.0p/kg         av 153.7p/kg        or £72.22 per head

Texel average £80.14 per head or 192.5p/kg

TOP PRICES: £124 or 221.4p/kg WH&MA Keighley

Suffolk average £77.17 per head or 160.5p/kg

TOP PRICES: £94 N Hanson or 208.0p/kg G Bell

Charollais average £82.22 per head or 189.7p/kg

TOP PRICES: £98.50 or 201.2p/kg JG Senior

Mule average £69.23 per head or 152.0p/kg

TOP PRICES: £76 G Saville & Sons or 175.6 p/kg H&M Plews

Swaledale average £51.55 per head or 152.6p/kg

TOP PRICES: £72 or 180.0p/kg PJ Stuart

Gritstone average £72.56 per head or 196.8p/kg

TOP PRICES: £79.50 or 209.2p/kg J Lord

Cheviot average £82.00 per head or 215.8p/kg

TOP PRICES: £82 or 215.8p/kg J Lord

Lleyn average £89.15 per head or 194.0p/kg

TOP PRICES: £103 N Heseltine or 194.0p/kg Mrs C Mellin

CULL EWES average £61.72

Suffolk to £90.50, Texel to £127.50, BFL to £90, Mule to £72.50, Cheviot to £84.50, Swaledale to £55.

TOP PRICES:

LOWLAND: £127.50 James Garth & Son

MULE/MASHAM: £72.50 G Bell

HORNED: £55 AW&EN Wade

HILL: £84.50 JW Mellin

CAST RAMS

Texel to £135.50, BFL to £64.50, Cheviot to £73.50, Beltex to £71.50, Swaledale to £35.50.

TOP PRICES: £135.50, £126.50, 121.50 MEC Higgs; £91.50 Richard Caton; £87.50 D Ward; £73.50 RE Goldring

 

REARING CALVES to £485  average £149

BULL CALVES

Limousin x                             to £365                  av £285                 

Brit Blue x                             to £475                  av £259                                                                                 

Aberdeen Angus                  to £195                 

Black & White                       to £128                  av £75.52                             

                                                                               

HEIFER CALVES                    

Limousin x                             to £380                  av £247.50                                                           

Aberdeen Angus                  to £240                  av £171.67