MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 6TH JANUARY 2014 CALF SHOW

MARKET REPORT - MONDAY 6TH JANUARY 2014 CALF SHOW Forward : 135 Rearing Calves to £500 av £209.55 B&W av £115 Cont av £305 Native av £195 Mesrs A Sowray & Son, Bishop Thornton started 2014 in fine style wining bothe Championship and Reserve. Their champion the first prize British Blue Bull a 34 day old calf by Fleuron sold to Lincolnshire buyers N&M Mason for £470. The reserve champion consigned from Mesrs Sowray was also awarded the first prize in the British Blue heifer calf and the 33 day old calf by a Norbreck Greenhill sire joined South Yorks buyer S Vodden for £350.

Forward : 135 Rearing Calves to £500 av £209.55

B&W av £115 Cont av £305 Native av £195

Mesrs A Sowray & Son, Bishop Thornton started 2014 in fine style wining bothe Championship and Reserve. Their champion the first prize British Blue Bull a 34 day old calf by Fleuron sold to Lincolnshire buyers N&M Mason for £470. The reserve champion consigned from Mesrs Sowray was also awarded the first prize in the British Blue heifer calf and the 33 day old calf by a Norbreck Greenhill sire joined South Yorks buyer S Vodden for £350.

 

Calf Show

Class 1 – Brit Blue Bull

1st 2nd & 3rd A Sowray & Son

Class 2 – Brit Blue Hfr

1st A Sowray & Son              2nd JP&KE Hartley                 3rd A Sowray & Son

Class 4 – Lim Hfr

1st A Shepherd & Son

Class 5 – Other Cont Bull

1st F Spence

Class 7 – Native x Bull

1st Church Farm Enterprises              2nd D&J Herd         3rd DL DM & Heron

Class 8 – Native x Hfr

1st 2nd & 3rd JR CJ & D Drake

Class 9 – B&W/Other Dairy Bull

1st Church Farm Enterprises

Class 10 – Cont Male Stirk

1st G Booth            2nd C &SB Whitelock            3rd Church Farm Enterprises

Class 11 – Cont Hfr Stirk

1st Chruch Farm Enterprises              2nd F Spence          3rd C&SB Whitelock

Class 12 – Native Bull/Hfr Stirk

1st F Spence

Champion & Reserve – A Sowray & Son

 

Bull Calves

Limousin x                             to £375                  av £285                  JC&DJ Marshall                    

Brit Blue x                             to £500                  av £361                  Church Farm Enterprises                  

Charolais                                to £405                                                  F Spence

Simmental                            to £405                  av £328                  HJ&K Blackwell                                                    

Aberdeen Angus                  to £270                  av £201                  Church Farm Enterprises

Saler                                       to £235                  av £192                  RL Wright & Son                 

Black & White                       to £258                  av £115                  F Spence & Son                   

                                                                               

Heifer Calves                       

Limousin x                             to £270                  av £227                  F Spence & Son                   

Brit Blue x                             to £350                  av £290                  A Sowray & Son                  

Shorthorn                             to £175                  av £169                  JR CJ & D Drake                   

Ab Angus                               to £240                  av £180                  JM Smith & Son

Hereford                               to £225                                                  J Whittaker