MARKET REPORT - WEDNESDAY 28th MAY 2014

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle Forward: 511 head of cattle Comprising: 136 Young Feeding Bulls, 250 Bullocks & Heifers, 105 Breeding Cattle & 20 Pedigree Bulls. A busy ringside of customers present helped to produce a trade that would be better than expected for the young bulls, and the vast majority of store cattle as well. All cattle were well contested as feeders like to keep sheds topped up and grazers wanting to take advantage of an abundance of grass.



Prices and Averages

Young Bulls – Continental x average £855, Native Av £775

Charollais x          to £1030 av £912               Top Price – FC,N&M Walker

Limousin x           to £1190 av £851               Top Price – RS Harker & Son

Blonde x              to £910 av £791                 Top Price – S Horsfield

British Blue x       to £1200 av £880               Top Price – R Holroyd

Simmental x        to £780 av £700.00            Top Price – Wilson Bros

Angus                  to £490                             Top Price – FG Throup

Saler                   to £810 av £790                 Top Price – SW Thornber & Son

Hereford              to £710                              Top Price – D&C Newhouse

Black & White       to £760                              Top Price – GJ&G Schofield

Stabiliser              to £980                              Top Price – R Holroyd

 

Principle Prices:  

£1200 £1100 £1060 R Holroyd, £1190 RS Harker & Son, £1130 £1040 JM&DE Wood, £1060 S Horsefield, £1060 £1045 DM White, £1050 £1030 FC.N&M Walker, £1050 DG Johnson, £1050 IJ Pratt

 

Top price pen of three or more bulls

(£15 Prize)  3 Char x @ £1010 DW Barker

(£10 Prize)  3 Char x @ £1000 DW Barker

 

Store Bullocks – Continental x average £883, Native average £848

Charolais x          to £990 av £911                 Top Price – AC Wars & Partners

Limousin x           to £1075 av £890               Top Price – JK Wilson

Blonde x              to £1200 av £876               Top Price – JR Taylor & Son

British Blue x       to £995 av £857                 Top Price – SJ Sugden

Simmental x        to £865 av £831                 Top Price – GJ&G Schofield

Hereford             to £1120 av £926                Top Price – C Winterburn

Ab Angus            to £910 av £790                 Top Price – DI Holliday

Black & White     to £850 av £711                  Top Price – GJ&G Schofield

 

Principle Prices:  

£1200 £1100 JR Taylor; £1120 C Winterburn; £1075 JK Wilson; £1035 £940 R&A Wallbank; £1010 £965 £955 Ellis Bros; £995 SJ Sugden; £990x3 AC Ward & Partners; £960 P&E Fox; £940 TH&A Pickard; £930 JW Brooks;

 

Top price pen of three or more bullocks

(£15 Prize)  3 Char x @ £990 AC Wards & Partners

(£10 Prize)  3 Char x @ £780 K&C Hird

 

 

Store Heifers – Continental x average £822, Native average £870

Charolais x          to £945 av £842                 Top Price – K&C Hird

Limousin x           to £1290 av £827               Top Price – A Rigby

Blonde x              to £1195 av £849               Top Price – RD Thorpe

British Blue x      to £1020 av £804                Top Price – J Butler

Simmental x       to £775 av £703                  Top Price – M Nunns

Hereford             to £990 av £897                  Top Price – C Winterburn

A. Angus              to £980 av £867                 Top Price – Boustagill Farms

Bazadaise            to £930 av £927                 Top Price – P&E Fox

 

Principle Prices:  

£1290 £1250 £1190 £1170 A Rigby; £1195 £1155 £1145 £1050 RD Thorpe; £1190 C Schofield; £1170 JG Hall; £1120 Ellis Bros; £1080x2 JK Wilson; £1060 P&E Fox; £1050 R&A Wallbank; £1035 WA VJ JA Towler;

 

Top price pen of three or more heifers

(£15 Prize) 3 AA @ £900 Boustagill Farms

(£10 Prize) 3 AA @ £885 Boustagill Farms

 

 

105 Breeding Cattle

A large entry met with plenty of interest at the ringside as producers looked to secure some of the genuine cattle on offer as the 1st part of Mr John Barnes herd dispersal, whilst other collective entries were nicely sold, Jack Berry t/a JH Throup topping the sale with a Blue Heifer and Bull Calf outfit selling to £2350.

 

Cows & Calves

AA Cow with BBX Bull Calf           to £1120

Here Cow with BBX Bull Calf        to £1420

Char Cow with Lim Hfr Calf          to £1040

Lim Cow with Lim Bull Calf           to £1900 av £1361

Lim Cow with Lim Hfr Calf            to £1920 av £1248

BBX Cow with Char x Bull Calf      to £1480

Heifers & Calves

Sim Hfr with Lim Hfr Calf             to £1140

Lim Hfr with Lim Bull Calf             to £2200 av £1620

BBX Hfr with Blonde Bull Calf        to £2250

BBX Hfr with Lim x Hfr Calf           to £2100 av £1600

BBX Hfr with BBX Bull Calf            to £2350

Incalf

Hereford                                          to £950

Limousin                                          to £1080 av £975

Brit Blue                                          to £1000

Ab Angus                                         to £1220

 

Prices  

Cattle –

JP Barnes £1920 £1900x2 £1780 £1700 £1650

JH Throup £2350 £2250

JGE Hesletine £2200 £2100

Ashfield Farms £2000