OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.20:05:20.
We would like to thank all the vendors and buyers for attending and obliging by all rules set out by DEFRA. It is essential that we keep our livestock markets in business.
If you have any queries please ring:- The Market office 01691 653547, Wyn Morton 07866 237540, Glandon Lewis 07774 224999, Jonathan Evans 07971 002650, Jon Bevan 07837 385062.
FAT CATTLE: (21)
A smaller entry of 21 Prime Cattle this week that met another strong trade. Smart butchers heifers selling to a premium once again. Top price of the day per kilo was achieved by RJ Williams & Co, Bodynlliw, Corwen who sold a 560kg heifer @ 241p/kg = £1349.60.
Also achieving 241p/kg for a 555kg heifer = £1337.55 was D Tomley, New House Farm.
560kg @ 241p/kg = £1349.60 RJ Williams & Co
555kg @ 241p/kg = £1337.55 D Tomley
545kg @ 235p/kg = £1280.75 RJ Williams & Co
500kg @ 229p/kg = £1145 RO Thomas
Bulls (1) - 160p/kg
Steers (2) - 188.1p/kg
Heifers (18) - 200.75p/kg
For more information please contact Jonathan Evans on 07971002650. Thanks for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (1539) FAT HOGGETS: (692)
Lights average 257p/kg to 287p/kg from J Lewis Welshpool
Standards average 254.5p/kg to 318p/kg from J Lewis Welshpool
Mediums average 269p/kg to 294p/kg (twice) from D M Jones Rhydairy Cottage & E D & J Morris & Sons Golfa Farm
Heavy’s average 131p/kg to 261p/kg from M A Manford Jones Oswestry
Others to 207p/kg from G G Richards Greystones
Overall average 261p/kg
Lights average 171p/kg to 198p/kg from S H Lloyd & Son Manor Farm
Standards average 191p/kg to 221p/kg from C J Thomas Ty Draw
Mediums average 202p/kg to 244p/kg from S Jones Plas Yn Y Coed
Heavy’s average 201.5p/kg to 231p/kg from J R Edwards Spout Farm
Others average 171p/kg to 189p/kg from J R Edwards Spout Farm
Overall average 192p/kg.
FAT EWES: (1034)
The biggest show for some time was met with a broadly similar trade to recent weeks, but overfat ewes were heavily discounted. Overall average was £60 with a top price of £95 for ewes from J & R M A Thomas, Morton. 27 Rams averaged £62 with a top price of £107 going to tups from R Morton, Wrexham.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (21)
Similar numbers with quality calves still very much in demand. Limousin bulls sold to £325 & £310 from T T Jones, Ladyhill Farm; British Blue bulls to £315 from R L Owen, Tanycoed; £300 & £290 from G & M Lewis, Caenymynydd. Limousin heifers to £252 from T T Jones, Ladyhill Farm. Hereford heifers to £184 from Ede & Son, Willow Farm. Aberdeen Angus bulls to £145 from C Coleman, Goblindale Farm, Friesian bulls to £100 from J T Owen & Co, Upper Garth. A small selection of quality weanlings from
D E & M R Davies, Lower Fawnog sold to a flying trade with British Blue bulls aged 5 months selling for £478 and Blue heifers aged 4 & 6 months selling for £420 & £392. Please contact Jon Bevan (07837 385062) with any entries or requirements for calves and weanlings.
If any vendor has changed their Farm Assured details please could you notify the market office 01691 653547 so our data base can be updated many thanks.
Oswestry Livestock Auctions
New Smithfield, Shrewsbury Rd,
Oswestry SY11 4QA