STORE & BREEDING CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 13TH MAY 2020

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle Forward: 609 head of cattle Comprising: 601 Feeding Cattle (148 Young Bulls, 57 Beef Feeding Cows/Bulls, 396 Bullocks & Heifers) & 8 Breeding Cattle.



 

Feeding Bulls – these were an exceptional trade aided by a full complement of buyers from all over the north and midlands. The best strong continentals were £1100+ and the overall average of £953 includes a larger than usual entry of grazing bulls which were a very good trade.

 

Feeding Cows – with keep and a rising finished price the feeding cows mirrored the feeding bulls with an exceptional trade. Plenty of first cross beef cows at £900+ with improvement and ¾ beef cows or cattle to turn away to grass equally strong.


Stores –

The older feeding cattle selling nicely today, with finishers buoyed by a generally stronger prime trade as live marts report recent increased entries and averages too, with processors having to follow suit and raise their quotes as well. Several smart runs of older cattle achieving £1150 to £1300, JG Hall & Son Gargrave topping with a Limousin Heifer at £1300, closely followed by JR&DL Ogden, Austwick at £1295 and Ellis Bros, Addingham Moorside at £1240. Other good beef bred types £1050 plus, and the older beef dairy cross heifers mid £900’s to around £1050. Stronger Steers were also in better form, with decent 18/22mo types either side of £1100 for grazing, the next grade at £1040 to £1080.

Younger grazing cattle a strong trade with active purchasers filling spaces up in the ring! Same story as previous weeks with Good R+U Grade cattle from 7-15 months getting away very well with some out of spec O Grades with a lot of fat on still a good trade but lacking the premiums paid for the U’s and R’s! Some hard coated cattle sold away with people looking for cattle to improve in the summer months!

Once again Angus and Char Blks and Heifers selling very well to purchasers looking for cattle to grow on and sell back through our store ring in the winter months as larger feeding cattle!

WI&AM Atkinson of Bleasdale led the age section with a homebred 11month old heifer at £1110. Bullocks under 12months topped at £1000 from JR Carr, Hawpike.

NATIVE CATTLE - a totoal of 52 Native Steers sold through todays ring comprising of - 17 Shorthorn, 2 Galloway, 20 Angus & 13 Herefords. Top price was £1070 with a pair of Hereford Steers from F Thomas. from the same vendor top price Angus Bullock selling for £1050. A packet of 12 month old grazing bullocks from DA B SG Ogsen sold for £800. 2 Galloways sold for £790 per head. Angus heifers were also a good trade with best heifers £900+ with meduim sorts £750-£8960. these were in short supply. buyers are looking for frame when buying these cattle. 
Many accounts still active with it being the special native sale in-conjuction with our fortnightly store sale. Please phone mart office with entries. 

 

 

NEXT SALE – WEDNESDAY 27th MAY 2020.

 

675 HEAD comprising 150 Young Bulls, 50 Beef Bred feeding Cows,

450 Bullocks and Heifers & 25 Breeding Cattle

 

Catalogue Entries close 4pm Wednesday 20th May

 

 

Prices and Averages

Young Bulls Continental x average £974, Native average £802

 

Charollais x (Av £855)

£855 B&LN Dibb;

Simmental x (Av £810)

£810 JD Loftus;  

Limousin x (Av £980)

£1320 £1220 RTL Horsfall; £1250 £1180 K&GJ Huck; £1190 TS&HJ Park; £1150 JR Lancaster; £1140 JJ&D Cowking;  

Brit Blue x (Av £978)

£1135 J&G Huck; £1130 T Robinson; £1090 £1080 MR Davis; £1010 D&FJ Leeming; £960 Whitfield Dairies;   

Ab Angus (Av £773)

£960 £860 £730 £650 ML WIlkinson; £665 TB Moorhouse;  

Blonde (Av £863)

£1200 K&GJ Huck; £820 £780 £655 PA&D Wells;  

Saler (Av £840)

£850 £830 JJ&J Woof;

Shorthorn (Av £763)

£840 J Drinkall; £725 Strawson Ltd;

Hereford x (Av £810)

£850 Hayton & Stocks; £770 Thwaite Bros;

Bazadaise x (Av £1083)

£1150 £975 RS&HA Davey;  

Longhorn x (Av £845)

£845 D Blockley;  

 

 

Beef Bred Feeding Cows av £879

 

Simmental           to £910 av £890

Limousin              to £1180 av £931

AA                          to £935 av £744

Shorthorn           to £1170 av £1000

Bazadaise            to £890

Brit Blue               to £1050 av £810

Charolais              to £1060 av £952

Linc Red               to £860

Galloway             to £430

Hereford             to £895


Shorthorn Bull   to £1100

 

Top prices - £1180J&E Greenhalgh; £1170 W&M Hebron; £1050 SD Bennett; £1120 S&T Fawcett; £1100 JM Daggett;    

 

 

Store Bullocks – Continental x average £947, Native average £824

Charollais (Av £896)

£1070 £1050 £940 D Beck; £1050 £940 J&M Blakey; £900 CA Foster; £880 AMS Robinson;  

Simmental x (Av £865)

£930 £800 CA Foster;

Limousin x (Av £937)

£1145 £1130 £1080 £1070 Ellis Bros; £1120 E Simpson & Son; £1100 JE Sheard; £1095 DT&LA Houseman;  

Ab Angus (Av £853)

£1050 F Thomas; £930 JR Thompson; £983 JC&DJ Marshall; £915 F&MA Hibbert; £875 R&A Wallbank;   

Brit Blue x (Av £988)

£1145 Ellis Bros; £1140 JD Taylor; £1090 £1060 D Beck; £1070 DT&LA Houseman; £1040 N&J Thwaite;  

Shorthorn (Av £821)

£1050 S&D Robinson; £1000 Strawson Ltd; £860 £795 £750 H Carr; £860 AS&RC Parnaby;

B&W (Av £670)

£730 D Beck; £655 A&J Carr;

Galloway (Av £790)

£790 JR Taylor;

Saler (Av £1070)

£1070 J&C Wright;

Hereford (Av £831)

£1070 R Thomas; £830 £770 H Carr; £820 CW&R Sutcliffe;

Bazadaise (Av £1063)

£1100 £1045 JE Naylor;

 

 

Store Heifers – Continental x average £877, Native average £714

Charollais x (Av £785)

£1060 D&D Collins; £850 AC Ward; £810 AMS Robinson; £795 £785 £780 £710 A Tennant;  

Simmental (Av £844)

£1000 JD Loftus; £780 JH Wood; £750 TH Mellin; £690 JC Walker;  

Limousin x (Av £882)

£1300 £1140 JG Hall; £1295 JR&DL Ogden; £1240 Ellis Bros; £1200 £1700 F&A Walmsley; £1130 JR Lancaster;   

Blonde (Av £925)

£1000 £940 D&D Collins; £820 CW&R Sutcliffe;   

Ab Angus (Av £707)

£940 £860 C Wellock; £810 E Pennock & Son; £750 R&A Wallbank; £700 DE&CP Sayer; £700 CW&R Sutcliffe; £700 F&MA Hibbert;  

Saler (Av £850)

£850 J&C Wright;

Brit Blue x (Av £891)

£1130 JR Lancaster; £1115 MW Harrison; £1085 JD Taylor; £1070 DT&LA Houseman; £1070 Ellis Bros;

Stabiliser (Av £662)

£710 £590 West Berwick;

 

 

 

BREEDING CATTLE

 

Sim x Cow with a Lim x Calf                          £1180

 

 

CONTACT DETAILS

Skipton Auction Mart
Gargrave Road
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 1UD

Tel 01756 792375


Jeremy Eaton 07747 780481
Ted Ogden 07855 958211
Kyle Hawksworth 07538 539077