OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.25:04:18.
FAT CATTLE: (25)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (3) Overall Average 151p.
Heavy Bulls (3) Average 151p (£1006/head) Selling to 186p from A M Rees & Co Gellilefrith
Steers (6) Overall Average 207p.
Medium Steers (2) Average 213.5p (£1121/head) Selling to 217p from D I Jones & Partners Highfields
Heavy Steers (4) Average 204p (£1244/head) Selling to 220p from G & M & A Jones Cefndre
Heifers (16) Overall Average 189p
Medium Heifers (1) Selling to 217p (£943/head) from G E Jones Hafod
Heavy Heifers (15) Average 187p (£1057/head) Selling to 217p from D G Lewis & Co Geufron
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FAT HOGGETS: (1788)
Lights average 194p/kg to 213p/kg from G L Jones Henblas
Standards average 208.5p/kg to 236p/kg from S Jones Winston
Mediums average 238p/kg to 269p/kg from P N Williams & Son Rednal Farm
Heavy’s average 241.5p/kg to 258p/kg from P N Williams & Son Rednal Farm
Others average 217.5p/kg to 241p/kg from S Jones Winston
Overall average 224.5p/kg.
FAT LAMBS: (203)
Lights to 290p/kg from A Roberts & Co Buckley Farm
Standards average 303p/kg to 321p/kg from R E Humphreys Pwll
Mediums average 293.5p/kg to 300p/kg from R E Humphreys Pwll
Heavy’s average 274p/kg to 277p/kg from Hughes Bros Penybryn
Overall average 296p/kg.
FAT EWES: (765)
A lot of good ewes on show helped the average up to a very respectable £59. Top price was £120 going to an excellent consignment of 41 ewes from R H Buckley & Sons, Llangedwyn. 17 Rams averaged £87.50 with a top price of £122.50 for a tup from I G Evans & Son, Halton.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (54)
Substantially increased numbers today selling to another decent trade for good continentals, but poorly presented sorts were much more difficult to sell, please present calves at their best to obtain good prices. British Blue Bulls to £330 from Messrs Morris Trewern £325 from Messrs Owen Tanycoed £325 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog £320 from Messrs Vaughan Maesmochnant. British Blue Heifers to £330 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog £308 & £280 from Messrs Vaughan Maesmochnant £302 & £280 from Messrs Jones Bank Farm. Limousin Bulls to £322 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog £312 from Messrs Lloyd Jones Rhydonnen Isaf. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £300 from Messrs Benbow Pump House £242 from Messrs Ede Willow Farm. Saler Bulls to £300 from Messrs Jones Lythwell. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £265 & £262 from Messrs Benbow Pump House. Friesian Bulls to £205 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg £68 from Messrs Morris Trewern.
Simmental Heifers (3mo) to £435 £410 & £405 Simmental Bulls (3mo) to £400 all from Messrs Evans Tynycelyn.
STORE CATTLE: (200)
Great to see such a superb show of stores with some excellent suckler bred types together with well presented dairy bred cattle – there really was something for everyone!
Trade sticking at its consistently good level with a top price of £1310 (224p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 23 months sold by J T & A W Davies, Llangedwyn.
83 steers averaged £987 (212p/kg) with notable prices including:
£1070 (246p/kg) for a Limousin steer aged 16 months sold by J Hamlett, Ruyton.
£830 (241p/kg) & £770 (244p/kg) paid for Limousin & Charolais steers aged 7-8 months sold by R E Jones, Brooks.
£1090 (240p/kg) paid for a Blue steer aged 21 months sold by E O & G M Evans, Meifod.
115 heifers averaged £890 (212p/kg) with notable prices including:
£800 (312p/kg) paid for 3 Charolais heifers aged 13 months sold by J Davies, Llanfihangel.
£765 (268p/kg) & £670 (256p/kg) paid for Limousin heifers aged 10 months sold by D G Williams, Llandrillo.
£880 (246p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 18 months sold by Thomas Bros, Llanfyllin.
Our next sale will be held on the 2nd May with entries invited for sales on the 16th & 30th May.
U72 & CULL COWS: (16)
A few more OTM’S today with plenty of trade, an overall average of 131.18p/kg to a top of 190p for a British Blue Cow.
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