58 Prime cattle comprising 8 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 6 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 51 Cast Cattle.
5,154 Prime Sheep comprising 4,817 Prime Lambs, 337 Cast Ewes & Rams
75 Rearing Calves
31 Dairy Cattle
6 Loads of produce
A packed market full of livestock at CCM Skipton today with all three selling rings in operation and nearly every pen was used at some stage in the day with stock for sale. There were 309 different sellers and buyers present in the mart successfully trading away, so take a look at today’s report then bring your stock next week to Skipton.
Stainbank herd clinches another Craven Dairy Auction championship
Robin Jennings, who runs the Stainbank pedigree dairy herd in South Stainley, near Ripon, was champion again at the early November Craven Dairy Auction show and sale at Skipton Auction Mart, repeating his success at the corresponding fixture the previous month. (Mon, Nov 10)
He again clinched the title with the first prize newly-calven heifer, Longstar Lavanguard, Franchise, acquired as a stirk from her Lancashire breeder. By Comestar Lavanguard, the victor, 15 days calves and giving 28 litres, sold for £1,820 to Wharfedale-based buyers.
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.
Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle
Forward: 508 head of cattle
Comprising: 86 Young Feeding Bulls, 10 Grazing Cows, 329 Bullocks & Heifers, 27 Breeding Cattle & 56 Pedigree Beef Shorthorn & South Devon Cattle
FORTNIGHTLY SALE OF YOUNG FEEDING BULLS, STORE BULLOCKS & HEIFERS, BREEDING CATTLE inc
SHOW & SALE OF PEDIGREE SHORTHON CATTLE & SOUTH DEVON CATTLE
FORWARD: 56 HEAD OF CATTLE.....
39 Pedigree Beef Shorthorn Cattle Judged by Mr Willie McLaren.
17 Pedigree South Devon Cattle judged by Mr RC Shinner.