Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep
Forward: 5,584 Head (Overall av £57.60).
Lambs in very sharp demand today from tops to bottom with a full ring of customers present. High demand for the smart Beltex, topping at £98 from Frankland Farms, 8 other pens at £80 plus. More of these best types of lambs needed for customers at the ringside. The strong short keep Suffolk and Texel crosses were up a gear on the fortnight by £3-£4, whilst the smaller wintering type lambs were also a better trade as seasonal buyers now begin to arrive looking for this type of lamb.
A large entry of lambs needed for the next sale, please contact Auctioneers Ted Ogden 07855 958211 or Sam Bradley 07538 539077 to discuss selling your stores. Thankyou. The Next Sale also includes the late season 5th sale of Mule Gimmer Lambs and other breeding sheep, Entries to the mart office.
FORWARD: 553 Breeding Sheep & Rams. Final Tuesday Breeding Sheep Sale of Ewes and Rams.
A tidy little sale to conclude the Tuesday sale season for this year with Rams in good demand, whilst the majority of the ewes were older correct below sheep selling to a reasonable trade.
CCM Auctions conducted an on farm dispersal sale at Horton in Ribblesdale on Friday 26th October upon the instruction of Mr David A Morphet, High Birkwith Farm. The sale was attended by many friends and neighbouring farms who together with other local and national buyers formed a huge crowd on the day. The quality of items on offer was tremendous and these items created intense bidding both for the large machinery and vehicles together with general equipment.
70 Prime cattle comprising 32 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 6 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 28 Cast Cattle.
3697 Prime Sheep comprising 3334 Prime Lambs & 363 Cast Ewes & Rams.
55 Rearing Calves.
3 Loads of produce.
Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle
Forward: 705 head of cattle.
Comprising: 699 Feeding Cattle (79 Young Bulls, 28 Beef Feeding Cows, 592 Bullocks & Heifers) & 6 Breeding Cattle.