Market Report – Wednesday 6th February 2013

FORTNIGHTLY SALE OF YOUNG FEEDING BULLS, STORE BULLOCKS & HEIFERS, BREEDING CATTLE FORWARD: 753 HEAD OF CATTLE Comprising: 295 Young Feeding Bulls, 438 Bullocks & Heifers, 20 Breeding Cattle CCM Auctions held their fortnightly cattle sale at Skipton Mart where a large entry of cattle was forward for sale. The sale included nearly 100 heifers fit for service and these drew a good crowd of farmer buyers. Special interest was shown in several runs of cattle that had been BVD tested and vaccinated with a premium in the region of £50 to £80 per head visible for these above the equivalent store animal.

PRICES AND AVERAGES

YOUNG BULLS – Av £915

Charollais x        to £872 av £980                 TOP PRICE – DW Barker

Limousin x          to £907 av £1245               TOP PRICE – WH&MA Keighley

Blonde x              to £931 av £1145               TOP PRICE – R Wood

British Blue x     to £973 av £1340               TOP PRICE – S Fawcett

Simmental x      to 778£ av £830                 TOP PRICE – AE Schindler

Ab Ang                 to £571 av £825                 TOP PRICE – DW Barker

Pathanaise         to £853 av £900                 TOP PRICE – DR&DC Findlay

Saler                      to £825 av £890                 TOP PRICE – R&K Gemmell

Bazadaise            to £1250                               TOP PRICE – S Fawcett

Black & White   to £370                                 TOP PRICE – JG Bamforth

 

Principle Prices:  £1340 £1330 £1250 S Fawcett; £1310 £1160x2 H Baines; £1300 E&M Townley; £1245 £1200 £1190 £1170 £1155 £1145 £1140 WH&MA Keighley; £1230 £1180 Frankland Farms; £1200 JH&SM Mason; £1180 JH Sharp & Son; £1160 RA Baldwin; £1155 £1150 JW Stockdale; £1150 £1135x2 KA&HL Fawcett; £1150 D&S Hollings; £1145 GR Hensby; £1145 £1140 R Wood; £1140 JW&JH Burton; £1140 JW&JH Burton; £1135 B Lund; £1125 WP Brewer; £1125 J&G Huck;

 

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE BULLS

(£15 Prize) RJ Challis & Son, 4 Limousin X @£1020

(£10 Prize) Mycock & Bright, 3 Limousin X @£980 Also from DW Barker, 3 Charolais X @ £980     

 

 

 

 

STORE BULLOCKS – Av £907

Charolais x          to £1140 av £922.67         TOP PRICE – AC Ward

Limousin x          to £1290 av £972.16         TOP PRICE – W Mason & Son

Blonde x              to £1140 av £970.33         TOP PRICE – JR & DL Ogden

British Blue x     to £1185 av £793.21         TOP PRICE – K&J Marshall

Simmental x      to £890 av £860                 TOP PRICE – D Beck

Beef S’Horn        to £485                                 TOP PRICE – D Beck

Black & White   to £770 av £680.77           TOP PRICE – R Naylor

 

Principle Prices:

£1290x3, £1130x2, £1120x2 W Mason & Son; £1230, £1145 D Houseman; £1185, £1110 x2 KJ Marshall; £1150 R Holmes; £1140 x3 JR & DL Ogden; £1140 x2 AC Ward; £1110 E & AM Mason

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE BULLOCKS

(£15 Prize)  W Mason & Son, 3 Limousin x @£1290

(£10 Prize)  JR &DL Ogden, 3 Blonde x @£1140

 

 

STORE HEIFERS – Av £851

Charolais x          to £1100 av £852.29         TOP PRICE – J Turner

Limousin x          to £1260 av £851.89         TOP PRICE – JA Throup

Blonde x              to £1030 av £837.22         TOP PRICE – DG Boothman

British Blue x     to £1350 av £896.76         TOP PRICE – DG Boothman

Simmental x      to £625 av £622.5              TOP PRICE – AE Schindler

Hereford             to £765 av £651.67           TOP PRICE – AV Caton

Beef S’Horn        to £440                                 TOP PRICE – D Beck

Saler                      to £710                                 TOP PRICE – TE & S Ridding

A. Angus              to £985 av £794.50           TOP PRICE – J Cheetham

Principle Prices:  

£1350 x3, £1200 x2 DG Boothman; £1260 JA Throup; £1250, £1210, £1170, £1160 x2, £1140 J&I Metcalfe; £1190 J Pickles; £1180 x2 W Mason & Son; £1180 K&J Marshall; £1110 E&M Townley; £1100 JA&JH Hewetson   

TOP PRICE PEN OF THREE OR MORE HEIFERS

(£15 Prize) DG Boothman, 3 Brit Blue X @ £1350

(£10 Prize) W Mason & Son, 3 Brit Blue X Lim @ 1095