Sales Reports

BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 22ND OCTOBER 2019

BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 22ND OCTOBER 2019

FORWARD: 2,233 Breeding Sheep & Gimmer Lambs. (2,107 Gimmer Lambs and 126 Dalesbred Sheep). CCM Auctions conducted their fourth fortnightly sale of Gimmer Lambs at Skipton on Tuesday where 2107 head were forward for sale. Trade was not as buoyant as seen at the third sale, however, the lambs were a far more seasonal selection representing vendors last round up of gimmer lambs for this year. Better lambs on the day were in the 70’s, best runner in the 60’s, middle types of runners either side of £60 and smaller end or commercial sorts generally in the early to mid 50’s. An overall sale average of £60.39 was recorded. The sale of Hill rams saw a nice selection forward and better end of rams on offer at 200gn to 300gns.

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DALESBRED DAY - TUESDAY 22ND OCTOBER 2019

DALESBRED DAY - TUESDAY 22ND OCTOBER 2019

Hirds hit 780gns high with shearling ram at Skipton Dalesbred highlight A solid top price of 780gns was seen at the Dalesbred Sheep Breeders’ Association’s final seasonal show and sale of rams and females at Skipton Auction Mart. (Tuesday, October 22) It fell to the second prize shearling ram, sired by a home-bred ram from Yorkshire Dales father and son, Stuart and Edward Hird, of Yockenthwaite. Himself a son of a tup bred by John Harrison in Blubberhouses, he has been successfully used for several years.

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2019

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2019

Forward: 34 Prime cattle comprising 17 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 2 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 12 Cast Cattle. 3,292 Prime Sheep comprising 2,832 Prime Lamb, 460 Cast Ewes & Rams. 46 Rearing Calves. 4 Loads of produce.

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CALVES - MONDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2019

CALVES - MONDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2019

Rearing Calves to £365 (46) B&W av £45 Cont av £221 Native av £160 Very mixed show of calves this week, topping the trade was Mr JC Marshall at £365 for a Blue Bull followed by another at £360 from Church Farm Enterprises. Blue Bulls averaged £265 for 14 of them. Blue Heifers topped at £240 and averaged £170 for 16. B&W average this week was £45 which was very respectable with mainly smaller calves on offer. More calves required next week – Please call Kyle with expected entries: 07538 539077

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2019

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs & Feeding Ewes Forward: 7147 Head – 7,056 Store Lambs & 91 Feeding Ewes. Store Lamb Overall av £56.56.

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BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 15TH OCTOBER 2019

BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 15TH OCTOBER 2019

FORWARD: 1121 Breeding Ewes & 87 Rams. A good sale today with ewes of all classes in nice demand. Older Mule ewes in good condition from late 70’s to early 90’s, whilst commercial Mule shearlings were around £120. Continental bred sheep were a mixed show, some good Blue Texels as part of a dispersal from Ronnie Bailey, Reeth topped at £180 for shearlings and £160 for Ewes whilst R Sadler topped the sale at £200 for gimmer lambs.

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DAIRY PRESS - MONDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2019

DAIRY PRESS - MONDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2019

Another Robert Crisp victory at Craven Dairy Auction Dales farmer Robert Crisp, of Nelson House, Calton, bagged another show victory with a newly calven heifer at Skipton Auction Mart’s latest Craven Dairy Auction. (Mon, Oct 14)

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MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2019

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2019

Forward: 64 Prime cattle comprising 20 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 3 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 41 Cast Cattle. 4,614 Prime Sheep comprising 4,011 Prime Lambs, 603 Cast Ewes & Rams. 77 Rearing Calves. 4 Dairy Cattle. 8 Loads of produce.

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DAIRY & CALVES - MONDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2019

DAIRY & CALVES - MONDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2019

Rearing Calves to £395 (77) B&W av £61 Cont av £251 Native av £181 Calves were much better to sell this week with a healthy show of 77. Top price calf came from J&SA Lancaster with a Blue Bull at £395. 11 of the 16 Blue Bulls reaching over £300 with the whole average £326. Blue Heifers were good to sell but not reaching the prices of the bulls. Heifers topped at £250 and averaged £206. B&W calves averaged £61 topping at £135 for a lovely Friesian from G Pickersgill. Aberdeen Angus Bulls topped at £290 with an average of £230 whilst heifers topped at £240.

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SATURDAY LIVESTOCK PRESS - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

SATURDAY LIVESTOCK PRESS - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

Ryder Herdwick dispersal a highlight of CCM Skipton Saturday sale Skipton Auction Mart’s latest monthly Saturday livestock collective fixture had the added interest of a dispersal sale of the complete Herdwick flock from Chris and Christine Ryder, of Scaife Hall Farm, Blubberhouses. (Oct 12) The flock was first established in 2013 and the Ryders had decided it was time to reduce their multi-breed livestock holding, consigning the remaining 36 head, which were all sold successfully, 11 older ewes falling to Brian Church, of Askwith, Otley, while ten more were claimed by Arncliffe’s Michael and Carol McKenzie.

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AGRI TRADER - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

AGRI TRADER - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

OCTOBER AGRI TRADER SALE - NURSERY & GARDEN STOCK, MACHINERY, STONE & TIMBER, RECLAIM & SALVAGE. *** NEXT SALE JANUARY 2020 ***

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PEDIGREE CHAROLLAIS - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

PEDIGREE CHAROLLAIS - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

Marwoods crowned champion and top price again at annual CCM Skipton Charollais females highlight As they have done so often in the past, the Marwood family were once again the outstanding performers at the British Charollais Sheep Society’s annual autumn show and sale of registered breeding females at Skipton Auction Mart. (Sat, Oct 12)

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LIVESTOCK - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

LIVESTOCK - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

MONTHLY LIVESTOCK SALE WAS AGAIN WELL ATTENDED WITH THE ADDED INTEREST OF A HERDWICK DISPERSAL.

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PEDIGREE CHAROLLAIS FEMALES - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

PEDIGREE CHAROLLAIS FEMALES - SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER 2019

Pedigree Charollais Females Messrs CW Marwood from the Foulrice Flock provided the Supreme Champion at the Autumn Sale of Charollais Female Sheep held on behalf of the British Charollais Sheep Society. The first prize shearling ewe shown throughout the summer is by Dalby Mount Aloe and was scanned inlamb to Cavick Up & Away selling to RJ&J Towers of Ingleton for 1200gns.

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PEDIGREE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 9TH OCTOBER 2019

PEDIGREE CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 9TH OCTOBER 2019

45 BREEDING CATTLE inc 17 PEDIGREE CATTLE The Autumn Pedigree Show & Sale was judged by Paul Baines. Leading Price in the bulls at the Autumn Pedigree Event was Queenshead Odin and Ampertaine Elgin son, a first calf bred from Millington Juliet. Born in March 2018 Odin was shown by Pat Varley of Queensbury and joined T Longton & Son of Quernmore for 1800gns. The first prize bull was the Limousin 2018 Elderberry Olden, Jupiter son, shown by E Blenkhorn & Son, son of Willitoft which made 1650gns to EW Gill & Sons Ltd of Sabden.

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