STIRKS & WEANED CALVES - SATURDAY 8th NOVEMBER

MARKET REPORT – SATURDAY 8th NOVEMBER 2014 Monthly Sale of Stirks, Weaned Calves and Young Store Cattle. Forward: 262 head of cattle. Comprising: 106 Bull Stirks, 130 Steer & Heifer Stirks, 26 Breeding Cattle.

CCM Auctions conducted their Monthly Sale of Stirks and Weaned Calves at Skipton on Saturday. A huge show of 262 head were forward for sale, the largest entry since the inception of the Monthly Saturday Sale.

Cattle trade was similar with small, improving types finding a ready audience. Strong Black & Whites looked good value on the day and a quality entry of in calf breeding cattle got away well.

 

 

Prices and Averages

Young Bulls

 

Charollais x (Av £650) Top £650

Limousin x (Av £569) Top £640

Brit Blue x (Av £582) Top £730

Ab Angus (Av £366) Top £400

Shorthorn (Av £330) Top £575

Montbeliard (Av £150) Top £160

Black & White (Av £258) Top £420

Ayrshire (Av £185) Top £185

 

 

Store Bullocks

Limousin x (Av £506) Top £570

Brit Blue x (Av £579) Top £600

Simmental x (Av £570) Top £570

Ab Angus x (Av £448) Top £525

Shorthorn (Av £570) Top £570

Montbeliard (£474) Top £560

Swedish Red (Av £460) Top £460

Black & White (Av £307) Top £610

Ayrshire (Av £330) Top £330

Jersey (Av £270) Top £270

 

 

 

Store Heifers

Charollais x (Av £515) Top £515

Limousin x (Av £433) Top £610

Brit Blue x (Av £439) Top £630

Simmental x (Av £410) Top £455

Angus (Av £353) Top £485

Shorthorn (Av £530) Top £530

Hereford (av £405) Top £455

 

 

Breeding Cattle

Hereford Cow with Calf Top £880

Galloway Cow with Calf Top £790

Angus Cow Incalf (£835) Top £835

British Blue Cow incalf (£900) Top £940

Blonde Aq Cow incalf (£980) Top £980

Limousin Cow incalf (£910) Top £1110