OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.29:08:18.
FAT CATTLE: (23)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (9) Overall Average 180p.
Medium Bulls (2) Average 185p (£1000/head) Selling to 210p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Bulls (7) Average 178p (£1154/head) Selling to 200p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Steers (5) Overall Average 195p.
Medium Steers (4) Average 199p (£1011/head) Selling to 209p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Steers (1) Selling to 180p (£1062/head) from R J & D Clay Duddleston Manor
Heifers (9) Overall Average 222p
Medium Heifers (2) Average 212p (£910/head) Selling to 213p from E J Jackson Lane Farm
Heavy Heifers (7) Average 225p (£1197/head) Selling to 238p from I Davies Gwernybwlch
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FAT LAMBS: (2651)
Lights average 170p/kg to 193p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynnion Fawr
Standards average 180p/kg to 224p/kg from J H Jones Derwen
Mediums average 185p/kg to 253p/kg from J H Jones Derwen
Heavy’s average 184p/kg to 230p/kg from J H Jones Derwen
Others average 171p/kg to 179p/kg from Hughes Bros Penybryn
Overall average 182p/kg.
FAT EWES: (692)
A similar show of 692 Ewes presented today with possibly a firmer trade to be had returning an overall average of £43 for Ewes and £73 for Rams. Welsh to £35, Crossbred to £102, Mules to £90, Rams to £122 and Goats to £38.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (54)
Similar numbers of calves but a distinct shortage of good quality continentals for which there was very mixed demand. A few good friesians on offer sold well to a high of £140. Please present your calves at their best to obtain good prices. Leading prices: Limousin Bulls to £318 from Messrs Ward Manor Farm £305 from Messrs Edwards Lower Sweeney £250 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr. Simmental Bulls to £295 & £270 from Messrs Lewis Caenymynydd. British Blue Bulls to £300 & £255 from Messrs Ellis Pentrewern. Charolais Bulls to £290 from Messrs Jones Tynewydd Cyffin. Limousin Heifers to £270 & £248 from Messrs Ward Manor Farm. British Blue Heifers to £255 from Messrs Lewis Caenymynydd £235 from Messrs Ellis Pentrewern. Hereford Bulls to £191 from Messrs Edwards Lower Sweeney. Friesian Bulls to £175 & £140 from Messrs Ward Manor Farm £137, £101 & £74 from Messrs Gilman Birch Hall.
Plenty of interest shown in good continentals, friesians less favourable. Main prices: Limousin Heifers to £468 (8mo) from Messrs Morris Cwm Farm. British Blue Heifers (7mo) to £360 from Messrs Cumpston Rock House. Hereford Heifers (7mo) to £325 from Messrs Cumpston Rock House. Friesian Steers (7mo) to £230 from Messrs Morris Cwm Farm £141, £125 & £118 (7mo) from Messrs Ellis Pentrewern.
STORE CATTLE: (117)
A nice weekly show of 117 Store Cattle met a keen team of eager buyers with senior Steers topping at £1250 shown by R B Davies & Sons LTD Great Dyffryd and senior Heifers topping at £1130 shown by G & S M Lammie Kenwick Wood Farm. Friesian Steers to £875 shown by P D Williams Lightwood Hall. British Blue Steers to £1185 shown by
R B Davies & Sons LTD Great Dyffryd. Charolais Steers to £1180 Charolais Heifers to £1095 both shown by R L Edwards Trewylan Dairy. Limousin Steers also to £1210 shown by
E B Thomas Llanerch Yr Aur. Junior Steers to £860 & £800 from by H E & M L Evans Cynynnion Fawr also Charolais Heifers to £1025 shown by R T Jones & Co Rhydygro. Steers to 242.5p/kg average 187.25 or £932. Heifers to 245p/kg average 198.36p/kg or £830. Similar entries expected for next week with store cattle sales every week into the Autumn.
STORE SHEEP: (119)
The first entry of 119 Store Sheep this season with speckled yearling ewes to £108 Lleyn x ewes to £76, crossbred ewes to £88 store lambs to £59 & £47. Regular supplies of breeding ewes, rams & store lambs required weekly into the Autumn.
U72 & CULL COWS: (14)
Keen bidding today secured good prices, Dairy Cows to 121p/kg, Beef Cows to 138p/kg, Steers to 134p/kg, Also rans kicking in at 51p/kg with an overall market average of 106p/kg.
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
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