STORE & BREEDING CATTLE - WEDNESDAY 23RD JUNE 2021

Fortnightly Sale of Young Feeding Bulls, Store Bullocks & Heifers, Breeding Cattle; Forward: 514 head of cattle Comprising: 433 Feeding Cattle (75 Young Bulls, 47 Beef Feeding Cows & Bulls, 311 Bullocks & Heifers) & 81 Breeding Cattle.

 

Feeding Bulls – trade was very good and a similar story of buyers looking to keep pens full whilst there are a few 2020 Spring Bulls available. Bulls between 10-12 months averaged £1326 helped by a pen of high-quality bulls from Andy Rigby of Slaidburn which topped at £1670 whilst under 10 months Limousin cross from same vendor made £1960. T Robinson & Sons, Catlow sold Limousins born in August 2020 at £1350 and October 2020 at £1340. Similar trade reflected in the commercial bulls with all £1100 to £1350.
Feeding bulls urgently required to satisfy demand.

 

Feeding Cows – a very good trade for feeding cows without any exceptional cattle in the entry. Top price was a 51 month old Angus from J&JA Preston & Son at £1260 followed by a 10 year old Limousin from A&TA Blades at £1250. £1000 and upwards for cattle carrying flesh and no shortage of customers for lean cows.


Stores – Generally a strong trade throughout the stores today, some softer plainer goods just a touch back on the fortnight but in general all cattle selling nicely. Native heifers and steers selling to usual premium prices with steers up to £1270 for large and fit goods from JA&JC Throup, Silsden Moor. In general, large Angus steers £1080-£1130 with fed sorts with more age £1130-£1230. Angus heifers large end sold at £1075-£1195 mediums £900-£980.
Blue bullocks, especially dairy crosses, were fiercely bid for with a top price of £1480 from DT&LA Houseman & Sons, Harrogate. Large meaty goods £1200-£1300 with large harder goods 16-month-old selling at £1160. Mediums either side of £1080. Some smaller end £890-£950 for summering dairy bred goods. Overall blue bullock avg £1201. Blue heifers good to sell again with plenty of competition. Top price of £1330 from JM Ewin-Newhouse, Giggleswick. Large end £1160-£1220 with some ultra-big heavies reaching more. Lim heifers sold well with some grazing types a little less but feeding end very good to sell and retail spec E/U Grades tremendous. Strongest end £1390-£1470 with some Cracking shaped 12-14 month goods reaching £1480 from D&L Coar, Darwen. Good feeding sorts £1100-£1200 with some medium feeders a touch less. Grazing Limousins £950-£1100. Lim bullocks sold to £1305 from A Fawcett, Harrogate with large end again £1220-£1290 with other large goods but leaner just below the mark and mediums £1120-£1160. Black and White bullocks sold to £1050 from KM&L Throup, Silsden Moor. Mediums £830-£900 and grazing Black and Whites £690-£800.

 

 

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NEXT SALE – WEDNESDAY 7th JULY 2021.

 

700 HEAD comprising 100 Young Bulls, 50 Beef Bred feeding Cows, 350 Bullocks and Heifers

& 200 Breeding Cattle

Inc: Dispersal of 60 BB & Lim Cows with Lim Calves from SD Bennett &
Second part dispersal of 30 Angus Cows & Calves from J Drinkall Ltd.

 

Catalogue Entries close 4pm Wednesday 30th June

 

 

Prices and Averages

Young Bulls Continental x average £1178, Native average £951

 

Charollais x (Av £1083)

£1160 £750 B&LN Dibb; £880 TE Walker;

Simmental x (Av £620)

£620 JE Greenwood;

Limousin x (Av £1229)

£1690 £1670 £1540 A Rigby; £1580 £1510 J Pickles; £1480 G&H Sztejnke; £1400 £1390 Rm Wilson; £1380 E&AM Simpson;  

Brit Blue x (Av £1067)

£1320 £1260 JS Stephenson; £1210 £990 JH&J Ryder; £980 £960 £920 R&N Carlisle; £900 FM Shepherd;   

Ab Angus (Av £850)

£850 JE Greenwood;

Blonde (Av £1110)

£1240 ML Evans; £1070 £1020 PA&D Wells;

Hereford (Av £916)

£920 £910 H Whittaker;

Shorthorn (Av £1160)

£1160 JM Daggett;

 

Under 10 months - £1690 A Rigby; £1350 £1340 £1260 T Robinson; £1250 JJ&D Cowking; £1240 ML Evans;

10-12 months - £1670 £1540 A Rigby; £1580 J Pcikles; £1370 £1360 JA Mellin; £1360 T&LM Goad;

Over 12months - £1510 J Pickles; £1480 G&H Sztejnke; £1400 £1390 RM Wilson; £1380 E&AM Simpson;

 

 

Beef Bred Feeding Cows av £984 Bulls av £1440

 

Simmental           to £1090 av £1045

Limousin              to £1250 av £1021

Blonde                  to £800

AA                          to £1260 av £1014

Shorthorn           to £1190 av £823

Devon                   to £ av £

Saler                      to £1100 av £1060

Brit Blue               to £1240 av £997

Charolais              to £ av £

Linc Red               to £ av £

Hereford             to £1190 av £885

 

Hereford Bull     to £1440

 

Top prices - £1440 CJ&JE Lumb; £1260 J&JA Preston; £1250 A&TA Blades; £1240 EW&E Lucas; £1200 T Blackwell; £1200 L Bamforth;    

 

 

Store Bullocks – Continental x average £1151, Native average £968

Charollais (Av £1161)

£1285 JR Taylor; £1110 G&R Bulmer; £1090 WB Woodsworth;  

Limousin x (Av £1142)

£1305 £1285 £1265 £1245 A Fawcett; £1290 L Bamforth; £1260 J Elliott; £1260 Ellis Bros; £1250 J Middleton;

Blonde (Av £915)

£1040 £960 J Cheetham; £830 PA Whitaker;  

Ab Angus (Av £1082)

£1270 JA&JC Throup; £1205 KM&L Throup; £1190 M Ryder; £1110 RG&AR Clegg; £1100 £1085 R&K Gemmell; £1090 GT Booth;

Saler x (Av £1097)

£1120 Beeston Hall Farms; £1030 A Fawcett;

Brit Blue x (Av £1203)

£1480 £1295 DT&LA Houseman; £1310 £1300 E&MA Burrow; £1300 £1290 £1280 D&J Coates; £1290 A Fawcett;  

Galloway (Av £720)

£720 DP Mitchell;

Shorthorn (Av £1046)

£1180 KM&L Throup; £980 JB Bancroft;

B&W (Av £823)

£1050 £920 KM&L Throup; £855 JA Crocker; £840 £690 JG&R Lancashire; £830 JB Bancroft;

Hereford (Av £825)

£1075 A FAwcett; £920 JA&JC Throup; £715 J Elliott; £700 E Perry;

Mont Bel (Av £1036)

£1180 £1130 SW&JE Ryder; £825 TB Moorhouse;

 

 

Store Heifers – Continental x average £1073, Native average £1040

Charollais x (Av £832)

£1040 J Cheetham; £980 G&R Bulmer; £760 £550 M&C Greenwood;  

Simmental (Av £1190)

£1190 A Fawcett;

Limousin x (Av £1067)

£1480 £1280 £1270 D&L Coar; £1470 JM Ewin Newhouse; £1470 £1460 L Bamforth; £1400 £1390 Fair Place Farm; £1260 A Fawcett;    

Blonde (Av £1183)

£1270 M Ryder & Son; £1135 £1075 A Beresford; £1080 KM&L Throup; £970 RG&AR Clegg; £970 JA&JC Throup;   

Ab Angus (Av £1011)

£1195 M Ryder; £1135 £1075 A Beresford; £1080 KM&L Throup; £970 RG&AR Clegg;

Saler (Av £1160)

£1160 Beeston Hall Farm;

Brit Blue x (Av £1095)

£1330 JM Ewin Newhouse; £1305 KA&HL Fawcett; £1240 G&R Bulmer; £1220 £1195 A Beresford; £1190 £1185 KM&L Throup

B&W (Av £1170)

£1170 M Ryder & Son;

Hereford (Av £1040)

£1040 G&R Bulmer;

Mont Bel (Av £960)

£960 SW&JE Ryder;

Danish Red (Av £1180)

£1180 A Beresford;

 

 

81 BREEDING CATTLE

 

Ped Limousin Bull                                             to £2150

Lim Heifer with Lim x Bull Calves               to £2100 av £2000

Blue Heifer with Lim x Hfr Calves               to £1900

Blue Heifer with AA Hfr Calves                    to £1500

Sim x Heifer with Blue Hfr Calves               to £1400

Stab Cows with Char Bull Calves                 to £1350

Stab Cows with Lim x Hfr Calves                 to £1350

 

J Drinkall Ltd Dispersal Cows

2013 AA Cows with AA Str Calves              to £1500

2013 Lim Cows with AA Hfr Calves            to £1500

2015 AA Cows with AA Str Calves              to £1750

2015 AA Cows with AA Hfr Calves             to £1850

2016 AA Cows with AA Hfr Calves             to £1950

2016 AA Cows with Char x Str Calves       to £1750

2017 AA Cows with AA Hfr Calves             to £1500

2018 AA Cows with AA Str Calves              to £1800

2019 AA Hfr with AA Str Calves                  to £1750

 

Ashfield Farms brought their opening consignment of cubicle housed heifers with calves at foot selling to a ready audience of regular buyers. Top price in the run was a 2018 born Limousin Heifer with Limousin Bull Calf at Foot at £2100 selling to a regular purchaser of Ashfield Heifers.
Joey & Helen Drinkall attended with their first part dispersal sale of their excellent commercial Angus cows from Anglezarke. The sale represented an opportunity to buy quiet pedigree Angus cows, many with shapey Angus Calves at foot which brought buyers along way to the sale. Trade was solid with a number of outfits just short of £2000 reflecting the interest in Angus cattle at Skipton, Part 2 of the sale in a fortnights time.

 

NEXT SALE:
Wednesday 7th July – Dispersal of 60 BB & Lim Cows with Lim Calves from SD Bennett & Second part dispersal of 30 Angus Cows & Calves from J Drinkall Ltd.

 

 

CONTACT DETAILS

Skipton Auction Mart
Gargrave Road
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 1UD

Tel 01756 792375


Jeremy Eaton 07747 780481
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