Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle.
Forward: 862 head of cattle.
Comprising: 848 Feeding Cattle (210 Young Bulls, 65 Beef Feeding Cows, 573 Bullocks & Heifers) & 14 Breeding Cattle.
60 Prime cattle comprising 30 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos), 1 Clean Cattle (over 30 mos) & 29 Cast Cattle.
3,776 Prime Sheep comprising 3271 Prime Hoggs, 505 Cast Ewes, Rams & Goats.
71 Rearing Calves.
8 Loads of produce.
Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs.
Forward: 2,374 Head, Overall av £69.36.
A large entry of lambs for the New Year Sale and a flying trade today with buyers coming from all over to keep stocked up with the current demand for fat lambs holding up.
40 Prime cattle comprising 24 Clean Cattle (under 30 mos) & 16 Cast Cattle. 3,152 Prime Sheep comprising 2,593 Prime Hoggs, 559 Cast Ewes & Rams. 69 Rearing Calves. 10 Dairy. 6 Loads of produce.
10 Newly Calved Dairy
Thanks to all vendors and purchasers who kicked off the New Year with a great sale at Craven Cattle Market today (Monday 13th January) Judge Martyn Jennings chose Brian Moorhouse’s Aireburn Pety Scilla 2 as Champion and she made top price of £2380 to Brian Blezzard.
Reserve Champion went to first time consignors Messrs Petch from Great Ayton with Aytonian Buttercup 389 who was bought by Mark Goodall for £2250.
8 heifers averaged £1856 and one 5th calved cow from Messrs Parkinson’s ongoing dispersal made £980.
Next sale 27th January contact Sarah Liddle on 07710 795585 or Ted Ogden with entries or for more details- meanwhile private sale demand is strong with all classes of stock wanted for retained clients so get in touch.