MARKET REPORT - WEDNESDAY 8TH JANUARY 2014

MARKET REPORT - WEDNESDAY 8TH JANUARY 2014 Forward: 1095 head of cattle Comprising: 408 Young Feeding Bulls, 680 Bullocks & Heifers, 7 Breeding Cattle A great show of cattle at Skipton to start the new year, with 150 head more sold than in 2013 and surprisingly the overall average up by £15 per head on the year. The bulls were good to sell with clients cramming the ringside, whilst as the end of the day, the ringside was still 2 or 3 deep with customers ensuring a good level right to the end. It was a mammoth sale but the last pen was sold at 5.37pm.

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle

Forward:  1095 head of cattle
Comprising:  408 Young Feeding Bulls, 680 Bullocks & Heifers, 7 Breeding Cattle

A great show of cattle at Skipton to start the new year, with 150 head more sold than in 2013 and surprisingly the overall average up by £15 per head on the year.

The bulls were good to sell with clients cramming the ringside, whilst as the end of the day, the ringside was still 2 or 3 deep with customers ensuring a good level right to the end. It was a mammoth sale but the last pen was sold at 5.37pm.

 

Prices and Averages

Bull Show

Judge Mr Adrian Stansfield

 

Class 1 – Under 10 Months

1st D Broadbent Lot 367 selling for £1400 to SA Swales

2nd B Lund Lot 355 selling for £1240 JB Eastwood

3rd S Horsfield Lot 121 selling for £1080 to G Pinder

4th JH&SM Mason Lot 379 selling for £1150 to JB Eastwood

 

Class 2 – 10 to 12 Months

1st S & T Fawcett Lot 348 selling for £1400 to SA Swales

2nd JC Walker & Son Lot 244 selling for £1360 to SA Swales

3rd H Baines Lot 273 Unsold

4th D Broadbent Lot 369 selling for £1070 to HW&AJ Eadon

 

Young Bulls – Average £971.72

Charollais x         to £1160 av £1009             Top Price – DW Barker

Limousin x          to £1400 av £988               Top Price – J Pickles

Blonde x             to £1190 av £1017             Top Price – S Horsefield

British Blue x      to £1400 av £1013             Top Price – S&T Fawcett

Simmental x       to £980 av £883                 Top Price – G Mellin

Hereford             to £670                              top Price – MJ&J Garrity

Pathanaise          to £1110                            Top Price – B Lund

Ab Angus            to £740 av £728                 Top Price – JH&JA Graham

Saler                  to £750                              Top Price – CM Dean

Mont Bel             to £690                              Top Price – C Winterburn

Luing                  to £640 av £570                 Top Price – RS Harker

Black & White      to £690 av £573                 Top Price – C Winterburn

 

 

OVERALL AVERAGE £

 

FARM ASSURED

NON FARM ASSURED

 

Under 10m

10-12mths

12m +

Under 10m

10-12mths

12mths +

BBX

to £1270

av £1036

to £1380

av £1059

to £1400

av £1110

To £1400

Av £915

To £ 1100

Av £986

 

Lim X

To £1230

Av £980

To £1390

Av £1045

To £1400

Av £1300

To £1150

Av £888

To £1200

Av £1050

To £1110

 

Blonde X

To £1190

Av £1060

To £900

To £1190

 

 

 

Sim X

To £980

Av £894

 

 

 

 

 

Char X

To £1020

Av £930

To £1160

Av £1142

 

 

 

 

Mont Bel

 

 

 

 

To £690

 

 

AA X

 

 

To £720

To £700

To £740

 

 

Path

To £1110

 

 

 

 

 

 

Luing

 

To £640

Av £570

 

 

 

 

 

Hereford

To £670

 

 

 

 

 

 

B&W

 

To £570

To £640

Av £567

To £780

To £690

Av £610

 

 

Principle Prices:  

£1400 £1380 D Broadbent; £1400 £1270 JE Burrow; £1400 S&T Fawcett; £1400 £1380 £1350 £1290 J Pickles; £1390 FB Pickles; £1380 £1280 J Nelson & Son; £1380 £1200 JH Pedley; £1360 JC Walker & Son; £1260 JC&N Throup; £1240 B Lund; £1240 £1200x2 PW Simpson; £1230 JW Stockdale; £1220 JM&DE Wood; £1200 E&SCL Harker & Son; £1200 E&M Townley; £1200 FC N M Walker;

 

Top price pen of three or more bulls

(£15 Prize)  3 Lim @ £1190 L Bamforth & Son, Wainstalls

(£10 Prize)  3 Char x @ £1160 DW Barker, Leathley

 

Store Bullocks – Continental x average £1134.97, Native average £875.54

Charolais x          to £1360 av £1096             Top Price – W Mason & Son

Limousin x           to £1440 av £1166             Top Price – W Mason & Son

Blonde x              to £1430 av £1243             Top Price – P&E Fox

British Blue x      to £1510 av £1124             Top Price – P&E Fox

Simmental x       to £1150 av £1095             Top Price – AV Caton

Hereford             to £890 av £823                 Top Price – M&J Holden

Swedish Red      to £580                                 Top Price – GJ&G Schofield

Beef S’Horn        to £1380 av £995               Top Price –E&AM Simpson

Ab Angus             to £1220 av £1133             Top Price – JSS Verity

Blue Albion         to £780                                 Top Price – PJ&RH Wallbank

Black & White    to £920 av £660                 Top Price – RA Caton

 

Principle Prices:  

£1510 £1430 £1370x3 P&E Fox; £1440x5 £1360x10 £1290x10 W Mason & Son; £1380 £1360 £1300 E&AM Simpson; £1350 JA Drake; £1330 JP Walmsley; £1310x5 JF Metcalfe; £1290 D&J Coates; £1290 JSS Verity;

 

Top price pen of three or more bullocks

(£15 Prize)  5 Lim x @ £1440 W Mason & Son

(£10 Prize)  3 Lim x @ £1370 Fox Farms, Clitheroe

 

 

Store Heifers – Continental x average £963.50, Native average £912.79

Charolais x          to £1290 av £957               Top Price – J Turner

Limousin x           to £1280 av £952               Top Price – E&M Townley

Blonde x              to £1250 av £1008             Top Price – G Cornforth

British Blue x      to £1450 av £977               Top Price – EW&JR Parkinson

Simmental x       to £1230 av £947               Top Price – JR Smith

Hereford             to £790                                 Top Price – KP Drinkall

Saler                      to £1010 av £890               Top Price – JR&DL Ogden

Bazadaise            to £980                                 Top Price – E&M Townley

A. Angus              to £1130 av £968               Top Price – JR Smith

Murray Grey      to £610                                 Top Price – JR Smith

Stabiliser              to £735                                 Top Price – N Tiffin

 

 

 

Principle Prices:  

£1450 £1380 £1300 £1200 EW&JR Parkinson; £1360 W Wildman; £1350 £1200 J&I Whitaker; £1290x2 £1230X3 £1210 £1190 J Turner; £1280 E&M Townley; £1270 JC Walker; £1250 G Cornforth; £1240x3 £1190x3 JR Smith; £1210 £1200 JA Drake; £1190x2 A Fawcett; £1190 IJ Pratt; £1190 JD&V Towers;

 

 

Top price pen of three or more heifers

(£15 Prize) 3 Char x @ £1230 J Turner, Draughton

(£10 Prize) 3 Sim x @ £1190 JR Smith, Carleton

 

 

Breeding Cattle

 

Lim Hfr Cow & Lim Hfr Calf                           to £1600

Lim Incalf                                                             to £880

Brit Blue Cow Incalf                                         to £1180 av £1122